Inspirational , nurturing , informative
4Talent is all about supporting people like you to build great futures in the media. People from different backgrounds and walks of life. People at different stages of their careers. People who want to be part of this evolving, multi-platform industry.
So, wherever you want to be in our industry, whether it’s a, Presenter, Producer/Director, Journalist, Lawyer or Marketing Manager, we have a diverse range of opportunities and professions involved to suit all your interests. We’re not just talking about the high profile on-screen jobs– there’s all the vital behind the scenes areas too – like production management, creative advertising and commercial business strategy, not to mention new media, advertising, press, marketing, commissioning, HR, finance and more.
Each year we run a large number of exciting opportunities for those of you with interest but limited experience, to learn more about Channel 4 and the wider media industry.
4Talent provides a way for talented people to get invaluable experience in the media industry by providing you with the skills, experiences and attitudes you will need to succeed in working in the media.
4Talent has created a range of exciting initiatives and programmes for you to learn more about Channel 4 and the media industry. If you are starting out, there's our Work Experience Programme, Inspiration Week and our various Internship programmes.
4Talent Extra has a broad range of on-screen development programmes for experienced creative people who want to accelerate their career in the media industry.
We also offer events, sessions and networking opportunities for people from non-media backgrounds, people at all different stages of their careers, people who want to change careers and those who simply want to be part of this evolving multi-platform business.
4Talent develops and supports talented people at different stages of their careers, reflecting the diversity of the UK across a multi-platform industry.
We want to be a conduit to connect people seeking guidance and inspiration with media industry professionals who want to give you advice and wisdom drawn from their own varied media careers.
By developing the 4Talent online mentoring programme we want to encourage aspiration that anything is possible, with additional inspiration and guidance to those who may be uncertain about what avenue to follow within the creative sector. So you can experience what it is truly like to work in the media industry!
Visit: the 4Talent website
"There is grit in my wounds
I cleaned it out
Sowed it up
Planted a seed
-trying is the most important step..."
If you've lived, you've learned...and you've probably got a story to tell. Mentoring online is the perfect way to share your hard earned-wisdom with those who can benefit from your experiences and knowledge, all in a supportive, safe and secure online environment. It takes seconds to sign up and you never know who you might meet!
If you've tried using search and browsed the profiles on our site but can't find anyone who's quite right for you, send a request for a mentor to the whole community. You'll get some good responses and one or two may turn into mentoring relationships.