Capacity London is offering paid three-month work placements for architectural assistants/graphic designers in a number of locations including Seville, Marseille and Prague.
Capacity London is offering European Union-funded three-month paid work experience opportunities through the Erasmus+ programme in Seville (Spain) Marseille (France) and Prague (Czech Republic).
These positions are ideal for recent graduates or career changers seeking to gain valuable international work experience in their chosen career field.
Successful applications will receive €120 per week allowance and accommodation (typically a flatshare with other people participating in the project), flights and travel insurance, along with language tuition both before you depart and whilst abroad. Tuition of the qualification associated with the placement is also provided (see below). This is all paid for by the project.
Alongside the work placement participants will work towards one of two vocational qualifications, either (1) Level 3 Certificate in Entrepreneurship for European Creative Industries or (2) Level 4 Award in Digital Media.
The purpose of the qualification is to provide participants with an additional set of business soft-skills for their future careers. There are architectural and graphic design roles associated with each of the two vocational course. Seville has work placements associated both the creative industries and digital media courses, Prague has work placements associated with the digital media course only.
To be eligible applicants must be currently residing within the United Kingdom and must have the right to live and work in the UK and Spain/ France/Czech Republic. Students are not eligible thus we regret we are unable to accept applications from individuals looking for ‘year in industry’ placements.
Placements are for fixed periods of 92 days (13 weeks) and it is a requirement that you spend the full period in the host country. The departure date will be Friday 17 January 2020.
There will be three days of preparatory training in London immediately before departure to host city. Attendance at the training is a requirement of the programme and participation is compulsory. This training will take place Tuesday 14 to Thursday 16 January.
The available roles
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How to apply
Thereafter email an up-to-date CV to Hannah Patterson. Please note that placements are filled on a ‘first come, first served’ basis so submitting your application as early as possible is advisable.
Please make sure that your CV is titled with your full name, followed by CV rather than generic file names such as ‘my CV’, ‘CV English version’ etc. This will make it much easier for us to deal with and respond to your application.