New Creatives Programme

New Creatives Programme

We are looking for committed and enthusiastic young people to join our team of New Creatives. This is an opportunity to work with creative professionals at Rich Mix and put on a programme of music, spoken word theatre, dance and exhibitions, as well as gaining experience and insight in working in the arts.

Who can apply?

  • Young people aged 16-25
  • Living in London (we’re particularly looking for local young people from Tower Hamlets & Hackney)
  • Full of creative ideas, passionate about all art forms, interested in pursuing a career in the creative industries
  • All levels of experience welcome (whether you have an idea you want to make a reality, or you're looking to learn about what it takes to work in the arts)

What to expect

In a course of fortnightly meetings (every other Friday) you will:

  • Learn about event production: from pitching an idea to writing a proposal, project planning, marketing, promotion and delivery
  • Meet Rich Mix team- gain advice and support to develop your skills and confidence
  • Assist our Front of House and Technical Team during regular events
  • Meet our Artistic Partners and make professional connections

As a core group of New Creatives you will:

  • Collectively generate new work, share and discuss subjects you are passionate about
  • Curate and produce your own event at TAKEOVER
  • Meet other young creatives and expand your peer networks
  • Gain free access to Rich Mix events

To apply

We will be recruiting for the next New Creatives in July - September 2017. In the meantime, please feel free to sign up to the New Creatives mailing list (email your details to to be the first to hear about other opportunities. You are also welcome to attend TAKEOVER, launching 21 July 2017! 

Please download Application Form and Equal Opportunities Form and return to Margot on: