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4 Months
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Apply by:15/04/2021 - 23:59

D&AD Shift with Google - Free Night School for Creatives

Want to be part of the next generation of extraordinary creative thinkers? Apply for this exciting 4 month programme led by industry experts... 

D&AD is an awards body and educational organisation that was created to promote excellence in design and advertising. As a non-profit, all of D&AD's surpluses go straight into programmes such as Shift, inspiring the next generation of creative talent and stimulating the creative industry to work towards a fairer more sustainable future.

D&AD have partnered with Google to provide Shift, a free, industry-led night school programme for new creatives. They are looking to nurture the next generation of extraordinary creative thinkers through this 4-month, life-changing, career making night school. The night school will cover key skills useful to a creative career in the world of advertising and design such as design, copywriting, art direction, strategy, production and more. 

By taking part in Shift, you will:

  • Be trained by and connect with some of the world's best creative minds
  • Explore new creative career avenues in advertising and design
  • Work on creative briefs set by global brands and build a portfolio
  • Establish a creative network to help you find job opportunities
  • Get your creative work seen and constructively critiqued by industry professionals, brands and peers

Knowledge, Skills, Experience

  • Over 18 years old
  • UK resident
  • Not hold a degree level qualification (BA or equivalent) in any subject
  • Not be currently enrolled in a degree level qualification (BA or equivalent) in any subject
  • Interested in a career in the design, advertising and creative industries
  • Able to commit to 2 evening classes per week, plus occasional weekends from June-September
  • If shortlisted, be able to attend a Challenge Day on 17 May

We welcome and encourage applications from candidates who are under-represented in the creative industries.

Please note that the company reserves the right to withdraw this listing prior to the official closing date, therefore we recommend getting your applications in early.

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