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Returning books to the shelves

Returning books to the shelves

There can be heavy demand for copies of books

Get the most from volunteering

Get the most from volunteering

6 tips on how a volunteer placement can help you

Routes into performance poetry

Routes into performance poetry

How performance poets make money from their art

Working in creative nonfiction

Working in creative nonfiction

Starting out in a new literary genre

Working in arts education

Working in arts education

Arts education officers talk about their work


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Creative People

Karena Hockley, trading manager

Karena Hockley, trading manager

“I enjoy selecting new products for our exhibitions.”

Catherine Haines, head of HR

Catherine Haines, head of HR

"I work at finding roles across departments"

Emma Morsi, digital marketing apprentice

Emma Morsi, digital marketing apprentice

Emma won Apprentice of the Year 2017

Deptford John, guitar technician and lecturer

Deptford John, guitar technician and lecturer

"Never be afraid to ask questions."

Tim Marston, fire performer

Tim Marston, fire performer

"Travelling’s tiring, but performing is my life."


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Arts journalist

Arts journalist

Reviewing and publicising theatre in the press

Publicity staff (cultural heritage)

Publicity staff (cultural heritage)

Work to promote various institutions or regions

Polisher/Finisher

Polisher/Finisher

Creating shine, adding decorations, and restoring

Researcher

Researcher

Carrying out research to support collections

Costume designer

Costume designer

Designing and putting together the wardrobe for the cast


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