TWO new apprentices are set to join Tullie House within the creative and cultural sectors, in a bid to help retain and develop young creative talent in Cumbria, aligning with the local governments strategic objectives.

Apprenticeships will be delivered through Carlisle training provider System People, and the first vacancy will involve a blend of creating innovative content for their blog, website and social media channels, as well as supporting with the delivery of their national communications strategy. The second vacancy will be focused around planning and delivery of commercial events and activities, including weddings and corporate hires. Applications are open for both posts, see below for an overview of each and how candidates can apply:

The chosen two candidates will undertake a Business Administration apprenticeship.

Katie Proud, Head of Finance & Operations at Tullie House said: “We are thrilled to be able to support young people pursue a career within the creative sector in Carlisle. Upon delivering this qualification, we are able to offer a clear route into the industry and help retain talented individuals in digital, cultural and creative industries within Cumbria.”

"Apprenticeships are a fantastic way for young people to embrace and begin their career journey in any sector, so these new vacancies mean a lot to us in terms of investing in our community."