CAREERS DAY at ITV News in London

Thursday 16th October 2014

Are you aged 18 – 24 years old?

Do you want to work in the media?

We have an opportunity for YOU!!

ITV News is looking for bright, motivated, and engaged young people to take part in a big diversity event on 16 October.

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All the main news broadcasters in the UK are holding an “Open Newsroom” event to encourage young people from diverse backgrounds to consider a career in television news.  The event is being organised by the Creative Diversity Network, which seeks to address the under-representation of BAME and other minorities within the television industry. 

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This is an all-day, interactive, event starting at 10 30 – 16 00.  You will get a behind-the-scenes look at a TV newsroom, get practical tips and advice on how to get into journalism, take part in workshops and mini-screen tests.   Lunch and refreshments provided.

 

TIMETABLE

10 30 REGISTRATION
11 00 – 11 30 WELCOME
11 30 – 12 00 TOUR ITV NEWSROOM & STUDIOS
12 00  – 13 00 CASE STUDIES / INTERACTIVE QUESTION TIME

  • Facilitated by Charlene White
13 00 – 13 15 PHOTO CALL

  • Meet ITV News Lunchtime News presenter
14 00 – 14 40 LUNCH
14 45 – 15 45 WORKSHOPS
  Want To Be A Cameraman? Camera theory and hands-on experience / editing
  Want to be a presenter? Try your hand at being in front of the camera
  Work experience prep – CV do’s & don’t; good interview techniques
  Journalism – interactive exercises, hints & tips on how to get into industry
  Studio – behind the scenes look at studio/directing
  Weather – Try your hand at weather presenting!
15 45 – 16 00 REFRESHMENTS & CLOSE

  • Don’t forget your goody bag!

Email: info@inspirationalyou.co.uk to book your place by Tuesday 7th October at 4pm.