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Read below important information to apply for our volunteer-learner training package.

This is part-time (mainly weekends and evenings) ‘on the job’ training which will produce programmes that make an impact. This training package covers debates, discussion programmes, camera essentials, lighting, sound, presenting and interview technique.  No previous experience is required but a keen interest in challenging ideas is a must as our programmes prioritise content over style. No one will be turned away but you do need to get an application in and attend an introductory evening on 27th July to go through what is involved. Read on to apply.

We do not want you to send us CVs, we do need to know you understand that this is Citizen TV and the content is what matters. We welcome newcomers to the UK, you don’t need any film skills at all and we won’t judge you on your English. We cover a huge range of issues but as an education charity committed to international understanding and global equality we do have some basic principles that we promote on our news channel WORLDbytes and through the documentaries we make. We believe in:

  • Democracy for all and the more direct the better
  • Free Movement and celebrating more people on the planet
  • Economic growth & serious development for all globally
  • Challenging all forms of prejudice, anti-democratic and anti-human trends
  • Freedom of speech and advancing civil liberties
  • Challenging distrust, fear and intervention in everyday life
  • Supporting our peers globally managing their own affairs without foreign intervention
  • Advancing new knowledge, ideas and critical thinking

To take part in this special, part-time General Election package in May, you need to be 25 or under (please note that sometimes we accept older volunteers), complete the simple application form below and attend an introductory session at the WORLDwrite centre on Thursday 27th July at 7.30pm.

Places fill up very fast, so don’t delay!  All our packages include free camera training.

Click here to watch a short introduction to WORLDbytes.

Application Form

Please complete the simple application form below in full. Application forms with no comments on the videos indicated, will not be accepted. Once you have submitted your form we will be in touch to confirm your place and provide you with directions on how to find us.

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