Tools & resources

The Working Internationally Regional Project

The aim of the WIRP is to develop the long-term capacity for regional and local museums and galleries to work internationally.


Apprenticeship standard: Learning and Participation Officer

As part of the larger apprenticeship reform programme, a group of employers have come together to develop a new apprenticeship standard for the role of 'Learning and Participation Officer'.


A Best Practice Guide to Apprenticeships, Internships and Volunteering

This booklet has been written by Creative & Cultural Skills to accompany Arts Council England's ambition to promote a diverse and skilled workforce in the cultural sector.


National Skills Academy Programme 2016-2017

Creative & Cultural Skills runs the National Skills Academy network of education partners and industry supporters to deliver programmes designed to improve the provision of skills and training in the creative and cultural industries.


Career Footsteps campaign

A campaign led by the Edge Foundation, Career Footsteps will connect schools and colleges with employers and professionals to inspire young people, broaden their career horizons and help them find their own path to success.


Free pensions tool: Get Ready

Support your employees to develop their knowledge about pensions and prepare for their financial future.


Creative Skills Initiative: young people pack

This pack includes details of what you will be doing as a Creative Skills Initiative participant.


Trailblazer apprenticeship for Creative Venue Technician

This is the third draft of the our trailblazer apprenticeship standard for the Creative Venue Technician apprenticeship (formerly known as Theatre Technician). We welcome feedback from industry members.


Creative Skills Initiative: employer pack

Get employers on board with the Creative Skills Initiative.


Creative Skills Initiative: college pack

The Creative Skills Initiative enhances the connection between education and the workplace. Get colleges involved.


Resources for running a business

Get the information and the expert advice to help start and develop your own business.


Digital Design Career Zone

Get access to information and guidance from Bubble Jobs about the digital design sector and digital design careers.


Standard Terms and Conditions for Grants: Northern Ireland

These standard terms and conditions for grants apply to all grant offers dated from 1 April 2015.


Guidance for Applicants: Northern Ireland

Access the Guidance for Applicants of the Northern Ireland Creative Employment Programme


Frequently Asked Questions: Northern Ireland

Access Frequently Asked Questions about the Northern Ireland Creative Employment Programme.


Complaints Procedure: Northern Ireland

If you want to make a complaint about the Northern Ireland Creative Employment Programme, you must follow our procedure.


Networking and opportunities for creatives

Seed Creative Network is a platform for creative talent to launch, interact and showcase themselves.


National Skills Academy Programme 2015-2016

Education and industry working together to build a creative nation. Download the full programme.


Digital Marketing Career Zone

The Digital Marketing Career Zone from Bubble offers advice for both employers and job seekers looking to break into the digital marketing sector.


Craftsperson Apprenticeship Assessment Plan

The assessment approach for the Craftsperson Apprenticeship has been developed in response to the unique characteristics of the craft industries: 4 out of 5 workers are self-employed, and most of the remainder work in micro-enterprises Many craft roles/disciplines are extremely niche, with limited numbers operating across the UK Not all...

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