I want to work in...Broadcasting, Film and Video (Production and Technical)

This list of links and resources has been carefully compiled by our Careers Consultants and Careers Information Team to provide you with the key knowledge you need if you are considering a career in this line of work.   All the links are reviewed regularly to ensure the source is reliable and the information is accurate and relevant.

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Sector overview

Overview of the media sector

Typical job profiles

Broadcast Presenter (Prospects)

Film/Video Editor allaboutcareers 

Film/Video Editor (Prospects)

Music producer (Prospects)

Runner/Broadcasting/film/video (Prospects) 


COVID-19 support

Creative Scotland - COVID-19 funding and resource directory


Media General


Creative Access internship opportunities in the creative industry for Black, Asian and minority ethnic backgrounds

Getting into the Screen Industries - free online training series from Screenskills

The Guide: Media Independent ezine

International Showcase Directory, includes Media section

The Knowledge Online Contacts for film, TV, video & commercials production industries

London Academy of Media, Film and TV Media training courses

Media and Publishing TARGETjob

Media UK Directory of radio stations & TV channels; jobs section

MusicWeek Directory UK music & media industry

Recruitment websites include Grapevinejobs, Media Guardian, mandy.com, Telegraph media

Screenskills includes careers information, building your portfolio, job profiles, opportunities and a trainee finder

Transition Tradition Creative Careers


Broadcast General

BBC Academy

BBC jobs

Broadcast Now Industry news & jobs

National Broadcasting School 



The Radio Academy



The Television industry CreativeSkillset

Channel 4 Talent

ITV Careers Information

Royal Television Society 

SKY TV Careers information


4 Stories (for talent currently under-represented in TV drama) Channel 4

Production Training Scheme Channel 4

Industry Talent Schemes Channel 4

Broadcast jobs



British Film Institute (BFI) inclduing job opportunities

DFGDocs Documentary filmmaking information

The Film Network

Independent Cinema Office (ICO) training and job opportunities

London Film School Courses in filmmaking & screenwriting

New York Film Academy

Raindance Courses & support for independent filmmakers

Creative SkillSet Film industry training and career

Working in UK Film Distribution Information from FDA


Film and TV

National Film and Television School NFTS

KFTV Find international production companies, services and crew

The Unit List vacancies for freelance opportunities in broadcast TV for TV, film, digital, corporates and commercials

Production Base




Creative Scotland National leader for Scotland's arts, screen and creative industries

Film Bang Online Film & TV production directory

Media Antenna Scotland 

The Network (Media Guardian Edinburgh International Television Festival) Work in TV Talent Scheme

Hospital Broadcasting Association

Screen Academy Scotland


Professional bodies

Entertainment Retailers Association Includes industry links & membership list 

Film Distributors' Association FDA Industry links

Hospital Broadcasting Association

Production Managers Association Training & industry links

RadioCentre Commercial Radio industry



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