How to Apply

The deadline for applications is 1 December 2019. Positions are filled on a rolling basis; you're advised to submit your application as early as possible. 

Before applying please ensure you have read the following key requirements:

  • To be eligible applicants must be currently residing within the Republic of Ireland, have an Irish postal address and bank account, and must have the right to live and work in Ireland and the destination country.

  • Students are not eligible thus we regret we are unable to accept applications from individuals looking for ‘year in industry’ placements.

  • Placements are for fixed periods of 92 days (13 weeks) and it is a requirement that you spend the full period in your destination country. The start date (flight out to Host Country) will be on or around Friday 10 January 2020. End date (return flight to Republic of Ireland) 92 days from the date of departure.

  • There will be three days of preparatory training (Tuesday 7 to Thursday 8 January) in Dublin immediately before departure. Attendance at the preparatory training is compulsory.

  • Applications are only being accepted for January 2020.

Application Instructions

To apply please complete the following steps:
(1) Review the vocational course information. Be sure this course is right for you.
(2) View the job descriptions by clicking the links above.
(3) Decide which positions are of interest to you and complete the application form.
(4) Once application form has been completed, please email with your current CV (and your portfolio if applying to a graphic design position) to

*Please note, in order for your application to be considered we must receive both your CV and fully completed application form (and portfolio if applying to a graphic design role). Incomplete applications will not be considered.

When submitting your application please consider the following:

  • Give your CV and application form appropriate file names, for example: 'Jane Doe CV' respectively.

  • Avoid the use of generic file names such as ‘My CV’ or ‘application form’, etc. Doing so makes it much easier for us to deal with and respond to your application.

  • Take care to fill out the application form with details relevant to the particular placements you are interested in.

  • Placements are filled on a rolling basis thus you are advised to submit your application as early as possible.

If you've any questions about the Creative Industries roles and/or course please contact (please do not send CV’s to this address; CV’s are to be sent to