The media sector is a notoriously competitive sector to get into. Are you up for the challenge?

The media sector in Swindon and Wiltshire includes employers like BBC Radio Wiltshire, Heart Wiltshire, Salisbury Journal, Swindon Advertiser and the Wiltshire Times.
Fancy being a sound operator for a band? Or maybe writing your own novel? Careers in the media are very popular and highly competitive and span across many different sectors including film, journalism, music, publishing, radio, television, video games and web design
Communication skills, management and social media skills are the top 3 common skills employers request in job adverts in this sector

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What you'll need

You’ll need excellent verbal communication skills, to be flexible and open to change, the ability to work well with your hands, persistence, determination and customer service skills

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Media Jobs

Red – Formal qualifications required – GCSEs Grades 4-9, Level 3 Qualifications, A levels or Degree

Amber – Some formal qualifications may be required at Level 2 depending on the employer this will vary depending on the organisation and position

Green – No formal qualification required