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There are many different areas within the creative industry from advertising, architecture, design, arts crafts and antiques to TV & radio, music, visual & performing arts.

New creative businesses are growing over the UK which means more jobs are being created. There are some fantastic diverse jobs you could do from Animation to Stunt Performer to a Fashion Stylist.

Take a look at the various links and job roles below to see what could be in store for you.

  • There are 163,000 UK design and designer fashion jobs in the creative industries
  • Design is highly valued by UK business, with an estimated £33.5bn spent annually on design
  • The UK's creative industries are developing new jobs faster than other sectors despite record employment in the UK economy as a whole

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Job Ideas for this Industry

Graphic Designer • Singer • Choreographer • TV/Film Producer • Furniture Restorer • Actor/Actress • Journalist • Animator • Furniture Restorer • Automotive Designer • Marketing Executive (For more, check out the Job Areas below)

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Explore this industry in detail through the job areas below which include detailed job ideas, local employers and opportunities. 

9 Job Areas

Did You Know?
UK’s Creative Industries contribute almost £13 million to the UK economy every hour.

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Multi-Channel Marketer Apprentice - TRIPLE R VEHICLES LIMITED
Closing Date:
22nd April 2024
Thetford, Norfolk
Employer description Triple R Vehicles, established in 2018, has quickly made a mark in the automotive industry by offering sales, rentals, and rent-to-buy scheme. With a focus on providing flexible and convenient solutions to customers, Triple R Vehicles has....
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Young Norfolk Writing Competition 2024
AGED 10 – 18? LOVE WRITING? WE’RE LOOKING FOR THE FRESHEST, BOLDEST WORDS IN NORFOLK • Individual prizes • Mentoring opportunities • The chance to have your work performed and published
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An introduction to Apprenticeships Suffolk
We work with aspiring apprentices (anyone 16+) who are ready to take their next step and explore the apprenticeship route whist supporting both the employer and apprentice throughout their journey. We support employers in Suffolk who want to find out more and...
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Did you know? (Small Change Grant)
The Mason Trust's 'Small Change' Grant provides small sums of money to help young people in Norfolk and Suffolk take that next step through education, training, work or along their chosen career path. This limited fund is designed to quickly make a differenc...
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The Mason Trust has moved!
We're excited to now be working from our new offices on Sawmills Road in Diss.
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Graduate Training Scheme - Halo
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Stowmarket, Suffolk
Employer description Founded in 1994, Halo Service Solutions is a fast-growing software company, building innovative service management platforms for a global audience. Our experienced team has worked with prestigious organisations based in over 50 countries a...
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