Capacity London is offering funded work placements in Seville and Marseille for the Creative Industries sector. A range of different positions are available, including: Graphic Design, Fashion Design, Pottery, TV Production, Art Restoration and more). This is for a September 2019 start. Flights to Seville and Marseille will be on Friday 13th September preceded by 3 days of preparatory training in London from Tuesday 10th to Thursday 12th September.

In order to support you during your work placement Capacity London will provide you with the following:

  • €120 per week subsistence allowance

  • Shared accommodation (own bedroom, shared living spaces such as kitchen, bathroom)

  • Language tuition

  • Flights to and from your destination (including airport transfers in your host city)

  • Travel medical insurance for the duration of your stay

  • Ongoing support and local pastoral care for the duration of your stay

A range of positions are available in Seville and Marseille. To view job descriptions of each role click on the company name. Alternatively, you may download all job descriptions.


Architectural Assistants: 
Cotidiana Cooperative
Hermann Tschernko
Hombre de Piedra 
Art Gallery Assistant: Alarcón Criado
Ceramics Workshop AssistantBarro Azul
Ceramics Workshop AssistantBarro Azul Spanish Speaking
Workshop Assistant: Ceraselle
Workshop Assistant GlassEstudio Ciento2
Workshop Assistant Jewellery: Estudio Ciento2
General Assistant (Fashion): Motoreta
Production Assistant and Proof-Reader: La Claqueta
Horticultural Design Assistant: Taller 1+7
Art Producer Assistant: Jorge Yeregui
Videographer/Photographer: Third Sector International
Web and Graphic Design Assistant: Third Sector International


Architectural Assistants: 
Ciel Rouge
Assistant Design Manager: Atrioom
Motion Designers: Mardi8

Click here to download all Creative Industries job descriptions

How to Apply

The deadline for applications is 16th August 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 United Kingdom, have a UK postal address and bank account, and must have the right to live and work in the UK 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 13th September 2019. End date (return flight to UK) 92 days from the date of departure

  • There will be three days of preparatory training (Tuesday 10th to Thursday 12th September inclusive) in London immediately before departure. Attendance at the preparatory training is compulsory.

  • Unfortunately we are not able to fund the cost of travelling to London or accommodation costs for the preparatory training in London, although we do provide your travel to the airport from London on the day of departure.

  • Applications are only being accepted for September 2019.

Application Instructions

Please submit an up to date CV to; once you have completed your application form. In order to be considered for a role you must email your CV to Applicants who have not emailed their CV will not be considered.

Please note that placements are filled on a rolling basis thus you are advised to submit your application as early as possible.

Please name your CV clearly with your full name, followed by CV and avoid using generic file names such as ‘My CV’, ‘CV English version’, etc.  This will make it much easier for us to deal with and respond to your application. Also take care to fill out the application form with details relevant to the particular placements you are interested in.

Application Process

  1. Submit your application as per the instructions above

  2. Each applicant will receive a notification within 72 hours confirming that their application has been received.

  3. If called to interview you will be notified by email. If you've not heard from us within two weeks of your application it will mean that your application has unfortunately been unsuccessful. Unfortunately we're unable to provide feedback to applicants who have not been called to interview.

  4. If called to interview you will have two interviews, one with Capacity London by telephone or Skype and the second via Skype with someone at our partner organisations based in the destination country. The language for both interviews will be English. For some placements you will have a third interview directly with the host employer, for others not.

  5. After having had both interviews the candidate will be notified by email if they've been successful or not. This process can take up to 3 weeks from the date of the second interview.