Boosting Our Economy - Celebrating Our Culture - Enhancing Our Children's Education

Boosting Our Economy - Celebrating Our Culture - Enhancing Our Children's Education

News and Events - Skills Development

23
May

Into Film building stories with schools across the North West

23/05/22

Into Film, delivered by the Nerve Centre, has been busy carrying out its Story Builder workshops and Film Buff screenings with primary and secondary schools across the North West. Over 650 pupils have benefited from the […]

Read More

20
May

4Skills & NFTS Location Management Taster Day

20/05/22

Join Supervising Location Manager, Lloret MacKenna Dunn, to find out about the dynamic role of Film & TV Locations Management and what training is available to help you work in the department at […]

Read More

18
May

Trainee opportunity in a sound department

18/05/22

We are running a skills development programme as part of the Production, Craft and Technical Skills scheme for a Sound Department Trainee. This is a paid placement scheme (Real Living Wage) and the participants will gain experience […]

Read More

17
May

ScreenSkills access coordinator training for HETV

17/05/22

ScreenSkills and Bridge06 is looking for 12 people to be trained as Access Coordinators for a high-end TV drama production. The Access Coordinator role is perfect for people who are committed to improving disability representation, […]

Read More

15
Apr

Trainee opportunities for 3D modellers and 3D Animators

15/04/22

We are running a skills development programme as part of our skills development programme, COMPANY PLACEMENTS, called 3D Junior Modeller and 3D Junior Animator. The programme will provide a training opportunity with Humain Studios. This placement is a paid placement scheme […]

Read More

18
Mar

Production coordinator training programme for unscripted TV

18/03/22

Media Career Advice, in partnership with ScreenSkills, has launched an online version of its Production Co-ordinator Training Programme for Unscripted TV from Monday 9th – Thursday 12th May and Monday 16th May. Production management offers an […]

Read More

15
Mar

Producer workshop

15/03/22

Northern Ireland Screen is hosting an online session for new and emerging writers, directors and producers on Monday 18th April at 11am. The session will cover drama production and the role of the […]

Read More

14
Mar

Call for networkshop tutors

14/03/22

We are seeking to appoint freelance workshop tutors to provide seminar delivery services for our Networkshops series across the factual, fiction and animation sectors. We require the speakers to have detailed insight and […]

Read More

08
Mar

BBC Northern Ireland and Northern Ireland Screen announce new employment and skills initiative with Minister for Communities

08/03/22

BBC Northern Ireland and Northern Ireland Screen today announced a new initiative which aims to broaden access to the screen and creative industries at entry level. The Creative Industries New Entrants programme (CINE) […]

Read More

07
Mar

Exploring aspects of THEME in scriptwriting seminar

07/03/22

We are hosting a seminar in Exploring aspects of THEME in scriptwriting with Franz Rodenkirchen on Thursday 24th March at 5:30pm – 8pm on Zoom. One of the most complex, yet very useful concepts in film dramaturgy […]

Read More

04
Mar

Stellify Media announce Summer Internship programme

04/03/22

Stellify Media, the Sony Pictures Television-owned, Belfast-based indie, has today announced its summer internship programme for 2022. The TV production company, whose TV hits include Who Wants To Be A Millionaire…?, Secret Body, […]

Read More

21
Feb

Girls Make Games course calling young people aged 10-13

21/02/22

Kippie CIC is excited to announce another round of its successful course, Girls Make Games, for girls aged 10-13 starting from Monday 28th February. This free 8-week course covers all aspects of game development […]

Read More

11
Feb

The Pixel Mill Trainees – Trainee Producer (video games)

11/02/22

The Pixel Mill Trainee 2022 – Trainee Producer (Video Games) is an entrant scheme for aspiring video game producers. We are looking for motivated individuals who want to develop a career in Northern Ireland’s […]

Read More

11
Feb

The Pixel Mill Community Strategy for Indie Studios workshop

11/02/22

The Pixel Mill is hosting a Community Strategy for Indie Studios workshop on Thursday 3rd March at 10:30am. The session will be delivered online by Matt Knott, Community Director at Future PLC. At Future PLC, Matt […]

Read More

10
Feb

Step up to Shooting AP training programme

10/02/22

Are you looking to make the step up to fully fledged shooting AP? DV Talent, with support from the ScreenSkills Unscripted TV Skills Fund, is accepting applications for its Shoot AP Training Programme. […]

Read More

02
Feb

Return to work programme for craft and technical roles in HETV drama

02/02/22

Have you taken a career break and are now looking to get back into production? Do you need to refresh some skills? Update your CV and portfolio? Build new networking contacts? Or simply benefit from […]

Read More

01
Feb

ScreenSkills HETV and Film Accounts Industry Transfer Programme

01/02/22

Do you work in finance and love film and TV? Would you like to join a fascinating and dynamic industry? High-end TV and film companies across the UK need dynamic people with accounts […]

Read More

31
Jan

Hargey launches £10m jobs and skills fund

31/01/22

A new £10million scheme has been launched by Communities Minister Deirdre Hargey to support a range of sectors in their recovery from the impact of the pandemic, it has been confirmed. The Covid […]

Read More

21
Jan

Budgeting and 1st AD courses

21/01/22

The Guiding Principles of Departmental Budgeting Do you have 5 years or more experience working in costume, locations, hair and make-up or art department? Are you an HOD or a craft/technical co-ordinator? Do […]

Read More

13
Jan

New Entrant Training

13/01/22

We are running a three-day training course aimed at new entrants to the film & TV industry. The course is open to anyone wishing to get their foot through the door and to […]

Read More

07
Jan

Digital Cities Virtual January series

07/01/22

BBC Academy’s Digital Cities Virtual has launched three days of masterclasses, panel discussions and practical training sessions from Tuesday 18th January to Thursday 20th January. All sessions are FREE and open to students, creatives […]

Read More

06
Jan

Free ScreenSkills production secretary training

06/01/22

ScreenSkills is running a FREE production secretary training programme for unscripted TV from Monday 7th – Tuesday 15th March in London. Open to candidates who are in the early stages of their career […]

Read More

22
Dec

100 Pages in 10 Weeks Practical Screenwriting Workshop

22/12/21

The Online Screenwriting Academy is hosting a 100 Pages in 10 weeks Practical Screenwriting course for emerging screenwriters and have some experience with characterisation, structure and genre on Tuesday 18th January at 7pm. Facilitated by BAFTA […]

Read More

21
Dec

Production, Craft and Technical Skills trainee opportunities

21/12/21

Northern Ireland Screen is running a skills development scheme called Production, Craft and Technical Skills. This scheme provides training opportunities in a variety of roles in the film and television industry. It is a […]

Read More

20
Dec

Northern Ireland Screen 2021 year in review

20/12/21

2021 proved to be another great year for Northern Ireland Screen with many successes across film, TV, animation, games and interactive content. Despite the challenges brought about by the ongoing pandemic we were […]

Read More

© 2022 Northern Ireland Screen. All Rights Reserved