Youth Media Project is a program for community action through media involving 9 participants between the ages of 16 – 30. In this 13-week program, youth receive training in video production, gain employability skills, and work with a network of community partners to create videos through work placements - highlighting community resources, and presenting ideas for community change. The project welcomes all youth, including immigrant youth, Aboriginal youth, streetinvolved youth and others who face barriers to employment.
TO APPLY YOU MUST BE:
-Interested in art & video
-Between the ages of 16 and 30
-Not attending school full-time
-Legally entitled to work in Canada
-Not on EI
-Experiencing barriers to employment
-Full-time minimum wage employment (13 Weeks)
-Experience in video production, sound design and media production
-Consultations in career development
Applications accepted until Dec 2, 2019
Info Session: Tuesday, Nov 19 @ 5:30pm @ Comox Valley Art Gallery (snacks provided)
1. A letter of application describing your reasons for applying, your work and school
experience and how this project is important to your future.
2. Suggested: support material such as a resume, art work (photographs, writing, videos,
Email your application to: [email protected]
Or drop off your application to:
COMOX VALLEY ART GALLERY
580 Duncan Ave.
Courtenay, BC. V9N 2M7
Questions? Call 250-338-6211.
Space is limited – apply today!
PROGRAM RUNS: Dec 16 – March 27, 2020
This is a full-time 13 week program, Monday to Friday, 9:00am-3:30pm
Our Partners: Wachiay Friendship Centre, Creative Employment Access Society, Imagine Comox