Slick Casting - Casting Assistant Trainee
 
Slick Casting are are crowd casting specialist for film, television, commercials, photographic, corporate, pop promo and events.

The day-to-day work within this role will include:

• Answering phones and responding to artist’s emails.
• Assisting during casting sessions and registration.
• Providing general admin support to the casting team.
• Assist with Street Casting as and when a client has requested this
service.
• On set help and act as an AD representative for Slick Casting on set
crowd management services.
• After each casting session, make selections, and edit together the best
takes.
• Create Look-books.
• Liaise with booked artists and sending call sheets and shoot details.
• Support the senior casting team with casting briefs.
• Manage artists casting photos and self-tapes

Entry requirements

  • 16-18 (19-year-olds are acceptable if they were 18 on or before 31st July 2022. We can also accept candidates up to 24 years old if they have an EHCP)
  • Must not possess qualifications above level 3
  • Must not be in education or full-time work
  • Be willing to commit to all elements of the traineeship
  • Be willing to commit to a 6-7 month programm

Skills required

  • Excellent communication skills
  • Ability to recognise talent
  • A good memory
  • Excellent organisational skills
  • Precise attention to detail
  • Ability to take direction
  • Knowledge of the requirements of the relevant health and safety legislation and procedures
  • Team Player
  • Can work well under pressure
  • Quick learner
  • Innovative

Personal qualities

  • Proactive 
  • Friendly
  • Polite
  • Strong work ethic

Training to be Provided

Vocational Training

Work Preparation Training

 

Things to consider

Travel and lunch expenses only.

A traineeship is a programme consisting of a work placement, vocational training and work preparation training. You must be willing to commit to all elements of the programme. If you have not achieved your Maths/English GCSEs at grade 4 or above or Level 2 Functional Skills, you will study towards these qualifications during your traineeship.

What Next?

Future prospects will be reviewed upon completion of traineeship.