Creative Careers Programme - your success so far

February 14, 2020

In early 2019, the Creative Careers Programme was launched to inspire young people from across the UK to learn about the incredible range of career opportunities available to them in our world-leading creative industries. 

Led by industry, and with seed funding from the government, the programme has seen thousands of leading industry figures working with schools and colleges across the UK to inspire and inform young people about the range of opportunities available to them in the UK’s £111.7bn creative sector.

Here are some of the programme’s key achievements, so far:

Creative Careers Programme infographic


As we now plan for the next stage of the programme, we’re consulting with you - employers and individuals from across the creative industries - as to where you think we need to further focus our efforts, and what more is needed to truly maximise the creative talent of the next generation and ensure careers in the creative economy are made accessible to all.

Whether you’ve engaged with the CCP or not, we’d encourage you to complete the following 5-minute survey:

The Creative Careers Programme is being delivered by ​​Creative & Cultural Skills, ScreenSkills​ and the ​Creative Industries Federation​ in partnership with The ​Careers and Enterprise Company​ and ​Speakers for Schools​. It is a key commitment between industry and government, negotiated through the Creative Industries Sector Deal together with the Creative Industries Council.

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