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ITV Apprenticeship - Creative Media Technical Assistant

Posted: 1 Sep 2020 Closes: 1 Nov 2020
London Competitive
Permanent & Full-time itv/200001IG



ITV Apprenticeship - Creative Media Technical Assistant


Location: Remote working initially and flexibility afterwards. Office address - 

Grays Inn Road, London (WC1X 8HF)

Salary: £21,023

Duration: Minimum13 months & End point Assessment (This is a full time role from Monday to Friday - 37.5 hours per week)

Qualification: TBC


Why you should join us…


ITV Creative is an in-house creative ad-agency that is responsible for creating and producing on and off air communications for the ITV brand portfolio. It also produces work for external clients. Responsible for over £270 million worth of airtime this department is a mix of Creatives (broadcast, print and digital), Designers, Social,  Continuity, and Producers.  ITV Creative works in close collaboration with Marketing, Media Planning, Research & Planning, as well as ITV technical divisions – Transmission, Scheduling and other areas of the business such as, ITV Studios & ITV Commercial.

As our team Apprentice, you’ll be working in a fast paced reactive in house Creative Agency working on Marketing campaigns and commercial output. You’ll come to us with excellent communication skills, a proactive approach to work and understand the importance of building relationships. 

You will need to be able to troubleshoot under pressure, think on your feet and communicate clearly with teams who are working to tight deliveries.

ITV Creative is an exciting and fun department buzzing with creative ideas and

highly experienced, dedicated people across all levels and areas. It’s a great place to begin a career in media with many opportunities and

mentoring, whether your passion lies in creative storytelling or the technical

production side of the industry. It will mean you’ll get stuck in, ask questions and ask for constructive feedback to help develop your skills

A great opportunity if you don’t want to be on screen but want to be part of the process of creating fantastic output seen by millions of viewers.


 Key Responsibilities/Essential Criteria

  • Good awareness & a structured approach to organisation and problem-solving.

  • Team player with a willingness to learn and help out 

  • Demonstrates enthusiasm and pride in maintaining a high standard throughout

  • A keen eye for detail

  • Ability to multitask and prioritise responsibilities

  • Enjoy working in a fast paced environment & embrace change

  • An eagerness for learning new skills as you’ll get opportunities to be a part of lots of great new experiences.

  • An interest in digital & learning new technology 

  • Understanding the importance of working collaboratively & independently

  • Keen interest to work in a diverse and collaborative environment 


Candidates who declared a disability and meet the minimum criteria will be invited to an interview - find out more here


 Minimum Criteria


  • Demonstrates a clear understanding & passion for the apprenticeship role they are applying for as well as ITV

  • Clearly understands the qualification proposition & how that would enhance the apprenticeship

  • Able to balance the qualification learning aspect of the role whilst working full time

  • Scoring at least 8/9 through the multiple choice application questions

  • Descriptive and detail orientated answers to the set application questions



Due to the nature of this apprenticeship, it would suit school/college leavers from 16 years of age & there is no upper age limit. You are only eligible to apply if:

  • You have lived within the UK/EEA for a minimum of 3 years consecutively

  • You have at least a Level 1 qualification in Maths and English (GCSE or equivalent, at grades 4-9/A-D)

  • You have not completed a degree.

  • You cannot have achieved the qualification already and you must not already be in full time education at the point of enrolment

What’s next?

Applications can be made for this scheme online. However, if you require this information in an alternative format, please contact This address should only be used for this purpose and no general queries or personal information should be sent to this inbox. 

If you are shortlisted to the second stage, you will be invited to attend an ITV Experience workshop. This will be held on Week commencing 11th October  2020. (subject to change) & will be via a virtual meeting, using Zoom. Interviews will be arranged following on from this.


*In order to manage the volume of interest, we can only accept your first application. If you apply for multiple roles, we can only accept your first one* 


Closing date: 20th September 2020


**If successful, you'll either join us in January or April 2021. Full details to follow. Good Luck!**

*Disclaimer - Please note due to COVID-19 some of these opportunities might be affected*


We reach millions of people everyday, that’s why having diverse talents and being an organisation where colleagues feel included is crucial to us. We have various networks who celebrate and support our colleagues. We try to embed an inclusive mindset in everything we do.  Find out more here 

We're happy to discuss any additional support you may need during our application process as part of our reasonable adjustments approach. So we encourage you to get in touch with us if you require additional support... our email is


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