BEGIN:VCALENDAR VERSION:2.0 PRODID:-//SWW DTP Studentship - ECPv5.3.1.1//NONSGML v1.0//EN CALSCALE:GREGORIAN METHOD:PUBLISH X-WR-CALNAME:SWW DTP Studentship X-ORIGINAL-URL: X-WR-CALDESC:Events for SWW DTP Studentship BEGIN:VTIMEZONE TZID:Europe/London BEGIN:DAYLIGHT TZOFFSETFROM:+0000 TZOFFSETTO:+0100 TZNAME:BST DTSTART:20210328T010000 END:DAYLIGHT BEGIN:STANDARD TZOFFSETFROM:+0100 TZOFFSETTO:+0000 TZNAME:GMT DTSTART:20211031T010000 END:STANDARD END:VTIMEZONE BEGIN:VEVENT DTSTART;TZID=Europe/London:20210225T110000 DTEND;TZID=Europe/London:20210225T150000 DTSTAMP:20210127T123507 CREATED:20201015T120329Z LAST-MODIFIED:20210121T124132Z SUMMARY:Pitching your PhD Skills for Creative Jobs - ‘Lifting the Lid’ on the Creative Industries & Cultural Sector Workshop 2 DESCRIPTION:A SERIES OF FREE PROFESSIONAL DEVELOPMENT WORKSHOPS FOR SWW DTP STUDENTS \nAre you interested in… \n\nUnderstanding possible career paths in the creative industries and cultural sector?\nDeveloping research collaborations with creative and cultural partners\nBuilding your network of creative and cultural contacts?\n\nWORKSHOP 2 \nPitching your PhD Skills for Creative Jobs 25 February 2021 11 am – 3 pm \nThis workshop will explore; \nPitching your PhD for creative industries and cultural sector jobs \nKey skills\, experience\, and attributes needed in the creative industries and cultural sector \nTop tips for creative sector job applications\, CV writing and interviews \nHacking job applications \nSkills and experience you want to develop in order to break into these sectors \nBy the end of the workshop\, you will have; \nA better understanding of the types of jobs available in the creative industries and cultural sector and how to find them. \nHeard from creative professionals about how their PhDs informed their careers in the cultural sector. \nGained practical advice from sector experts on shaping your CV and interviewing \nPractised pitching your PhD skills for creative jobs \nIdentified your priorities for professional development \nMore information \nThese online workshops are designed specifically for you \nPURPOSE: These workshops will ‘lift the lid’ on the reality of working in and collaborating with the creative industries and cultural sector. They will help you develop your knowledge\, skills and networks to pursue creative jobs and research collaborations. \nHOSTS: Workshops will be hosted by experienced cultural leaders Hannah Bird and Dr Ceri Gorton (Co-Directors of Bird & Gorton)\, who work with organisations including Arts Council England\, National Theatre\, Royal Shakespeare Company\, Royal Opera House\, Southbank Centre\, Imperial War Museums\, The Space\, Nesta\, DCMS\, and the British Council. \nBOOK YOUR SPACE: There will be at least 30 spaces available at each of the workshops\, which are open to students across all SWW DTP cohorts and will be hosted in Zoom. Each session will be tailored to your interests and priorities\, and you will be asked to complete a short registration survey when you book to inform the workshop design. \nAll workshops include; \nQ&A sessions with high level speakers and senior leaders from the creative industries\, cultural organisations\, as well as national funders and policymakers \nDetailed insights into how the creative industries and cultural sector really work – and what this means for you in terms of jobs and collaborations \nTop tips from sector decision makers on how to communicate your research and value as a potential non-academic employee or collaborator \nPractical activities to develop your understanding and share what you know \nOpportunities to develop your own creative network \nFollow-up ‘Office hours’ with Bird & Gorton to provide tailored support for questions and ideas that arise as a result of the workshops URL: LOCATION:Online\, Online END:VEVENT END:VCALENDAR