INTERNSHIPS

Call For Applications – The Internship

6-Month Video Production Internship at BlackNation Video Network and Academy of Television & Screen Arts, supported by the National Film & Video Foundation.

We are seeking Graduates from 1-year Higher Certificate, 3-year Diploma or Degree programmes in Film & Television, Graphic Design, Multimedia, and related arts programmes for an intensive 6-month internship. The deadline for applications is 23 May, and successful applicants will be announced by 25 May to start on 4 June 2018.

Outcomes:

  1. Understanding of full Video Production value chain and specific professional roles
  2. Honing of specific skills in a chosen field at professional level
  3. Building professional relationships across industry partners
  4. Learning how to present yourself to the industry
  5. Developing a good work ethic and self management skills
  6. Understanding of socially aware media practice and ethics

Duration and Hours:

The internship will run from 4 June to 30 November 2018. Interns will be required for an average minimum of 24 hours per week. Each project will have its own schedule and may include weekends, late nights and early mornings. Full attendance is required.

Stipend:

A stipend of R4,000 per month will be paid to interns, provided full attendance and participation is met.

Placement:

We aim to place all participants in professional working positions in our industry within 6 months of the completion of the internship. Placement is not guaranteed, and will depend on the performance of the intern.

Proficiencies:

We are seeking graduates to fill the following positions / departments:

  • Camera and Sound
  • Editing
  • Production Management
  • Visual Design / Motion Graphics

Age:

Applicants must be between 20-25 years of age.

Qualifications:

1-year Higher Certificate, 3-year Diploma or Degree qualification in Film & Television, Graphic Design, Multimedia, and related arts programmes.

Location:

Applicants need to reside in Gauteng and have easy access to Auckland Park and Braamfontein.

Application:

To apply for the BlackNation Video Network and Academy of Television & Screen Arts Internship, fill in the attached application form or download it via the link below, and send a signed, scanned copy to: videointern2018@gmail.com. Attach all of the required documents listed on the application form. Incomplete applications will not be considered. Only short listed applicants will be contacted. The deadline for applications is 23 May, and successful applicants will be announced by 25 May to start on 4 June 2018.

Download the application form here: https://goo.gl/NMHf3Q

Training Partners:

This Internship is run by BlackNation Video Network (BNVN) as the Employer, with Academy of Television & Screen Arts (ATV) as the Training Provider, with funding from the National Film and Video Foundation (NFVF).

More info on our partners via the links below:

www.blacknation.co.za

https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCjPjddYIkktt99nkQn1sXGw

www.ase.co.za

https://www.facebook.com/AcademyofTVandScreenArts/

www.nfvf.co.za

Contact

Please address all queries via email to videointern2018@gmail.com