Outlander Training Programmes 2021/22 

  • Open Call
  • Scotland
  • 13/12/2021
  • Open Call
  • Scotland
  • 13/12/2021

Website Outlander Training Programmes (Screen Scotland)

Season 7 Outlander Training Programmes 2021/22 are open for applications
Outlander are recruiting up to 32 trainees, across various departments to train on Outlander Season 7. As a trainee on Outlander you will be learning from some of the finest technicians and creatives working in the film and television industry. The experience of training within a real filming environment will create a strong platform for our trainees to embark on successful careers within this industry.

All trainees will attend an induction course at the start of their placement as well as a shadowing scheme where trainees will gain experience from other departments. You will have a training plan and there will also be regular meetings with supervisors to monitor your trainee development.

Trainees will be paid salaries between: £433.33 and £546.18 per week plus holiday entitlement.

Full time traineeships begin from January 2022.

Eligibility Criteria
The Outlander Training Programme supports diversity and encourages applications from across all sections of the community.

No formal qualifications are required, however applicants must:

– Normally resident in Scotland (The production base is Cumbernauld)
– Be eligible to work in the UK
– Be over 18 years old
– Have a basic understanding of the film and television industry, preferably with relevant work experience
– Preferably have at least one credit from a professional TV or Film production
Have no more than 12 months paid experience within the department they are applying to
– Preferably have a full clean driving licence

How to apply
You can apply for the different departments by clicking on the respective job roles:

Painting
Rigging
Plastering
Capentry
Costume
Production
Locations

They are also looking for people with accounts, bookkeeping and great excel experienced to work on Outlander.

Please email your CV to outlandertrainings7@gmail.com and put ‘Accounting Opportunities’ in the email subject.

Key dates
The deadline for all the traineeships (except Production and Locations) is 9am, Monday the 13th December 2021

The deadline for Production and Location traineeships is 9am, Monday the 3rd January 2022

More information
Sign up to the Outlander Training Programme emailing list to be notified for any further opportunities:

For further information, please contact outlandertrainings7@gmail.com (outlandertrainings7@gmail.com), or visit https://www.screen.scot/skills-and-talent/skills-development/outlander-training-programme

For more information about specific job roles in the screen industries visit the ScreenSkills website.

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