Apprenticeships at ITV

(Please note: Here is a BSL version)

(Please also note: some additional hints and tips for Evenbreak candidates at the bottom of this blog!)

We’re the largest commercial broadcaster in the UK, Since 1955 we’ve made some of the best loved shows – some still going to this day. We’re also known for our advertising prowess & selling formats across the globe  but we’re also changing the way we do things, a more digital edge, as people consume their programs in different ways, we need to evolve with that.

Things are changing within ITV too.. We’re building something For everyone. A space where everyone can learn, develop and grow. A place where you can be yourself and be your best, whoever you are.

ITV are pleased to announce the launch of our Apprenticeship scheme, LIVE from the 1st September. Visit ITV Apprenticeships to check out the roles and for more information.

A great opportunity to develop those key skills, understand all the cogs of the TV industry, learn & be mentored from the best and get paid for doing so whilst also picking up an industry recognised qualification. 

With an array of opportunities & ITV locations to choose from, there’s something for everyone. If you have a keen interest to learn & develop, then we’d love to hear from you!

At the heart of what we do is our own ITV Family.. We work hard, we work well & we work together. We also celebrate our differences as much as celebrating the good work that we do together. We’ve created and inclusive environment where everyone can thrive.

What’s next?

Applications can be made for this scheme online and we are not asking for CV’s but there is an area where you can use the upload section to attach anything you feel would substantiate your application. including documents or video clips. However, if you require this information in an alternative format, please contact talkingcareers@itv.com. NB This address should only be used for this purpose and no general queries or personal information should be sent to this inbox. 

If you are shortlisted to the second stage, you will be invited to attend an ITV Experience workshop. This will be held on Week commencing 11th October  2020. (subject to change) & will be via a virtual meeting, using Zoom. Interviews will be arranged following on from this.

*In order to manage the volume of interest, we can only accept your first application. If you apply for multiple roles, we can only accept your first one* 

Closing date: 20th September 2020

**If successful, you’ll either join us in January or April 2021. Full details to follow. Good Luck!**

*Disclaimer – Please note due to COVID-19 some of these opportunities might be affected*

We reach millions of people everyday, that’s why having diverse talents and being an organisation where colleagues feel included is crucial to us. We have various networks who celebrate and support our colleagues. We try to embed an inclusive mindset in everything we do.  Find out more here

Candidates who declared a disability and meet the minimum criteria will be invited to an interview – find out more here. We’re happy to discuss any additional support you may need during our application process as part of our reasonable adjustments approach. So we encourage you to get in touch with us if you require additional support… our email is talkingcareers@itv.com

Hints and Tips for Applying

Candidates who declare a disability and meet the minimum criteria will be invited to an interview – find out more here. This is well worth doing if you are a disabled candidate – they are actively trying to attract more disabled candidates, so they won’t be put off (in fact they’ll be encouraged!)

Bear in mind their minimum criteria when applying, and ensure you let them know specifically how you meet them. They are:

  • Demonstrates a clear understanding & passion for the apprenticeship role they are applying for as well as ITV
  • Clearly understands the qualification proposition & how that would enhance the apprenticeship
  • Able to balance the qualification learning aspect of the role whilst working full time
  • Scoring at least 9/10 through the multiple choice application questions
  • Descriptive and detail orientated answers to the set application questions

Good luck!

And there are plenty more jobs at ITV on Evenbreak.

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