Inspire Lewisham - Join us

Are you 16+, living in Lewisham, interested in a career in the creative industries and currently not working or studying?

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Inspire Lewisham is looking to support Lewisham residents who are over the age of 16 and economically inactive, to develop skills and find employment in the creative industries sector.

We encourage people to apply for the scheme from all skill levels, and backgrounds.

We are offering a tailored approach through a number of different programs to help create better and more creative opportunities for the future

Through our partners you can access basic skills training, industry-specific training, paid work experience and job opportunities.

What you'll get

  • Learn more about the opportunities within the industry
  • Gain basic skills in English and Maths
  • Develop industry-specific skills you need to succeed
  • Learn by working in the industry with paid placements
  • Learn from experts working in the industry, and from mentors and peers
  • Get support in finding places to study, work or even start your own business

Forthcoming training

Next training dates please get in touch if you would like to join the project and reserve a spot!

More training added all the time, so get in touch.


8 September

Employability skills: The employability workshop will help you gain skills and confidence for your placement applications. 1 day
29 August Effective Allyship  2 hours
11 October Effective Allyship  2 hours
9 and 10 November Entrepreneurship/start-up workshop  2 days 

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