Sam Ismay Career Path
Sam Ismay Career Path
The careers I want and how to progress
Start internship from CHIL.
Gain experience and knowlege from internship.
After internship has finished possibly get a job working for CHIL.
Working for CHIL gain a more senior position, over a couple of years.
Work for CHIL for a couple years.
From working with CHIL gain contacts and attempt to move on to another bigger company.
Working with new company keep gaining more contacts and start establishing a team.
Once I have an established team and contacts progress to making my own company.
Once my team and contacts are established start progressing with my company.
Using my contacts I have gained through working at CHIL and other companies start getting clients
Using my contacts with the Cardiff Theatre company and opera. Get an internship/placement or a job. Set Design
With the job start low possibly being a runner or doing an assistant designer
Progress and gain more kowlegde
Start designing my own sets
Get a more senior position within the Cardiff theatre/opera
Gain contacts and start networking with other theatres, Operas and tv/film
Look for more set design jobs for more predigest companies
Get a job working for a theatre in London
Get a job working in a theatre in New York
Risks and Rewards
Lots of compeition
Long hours , physically draining
The work could be inconsistent possibly
might not start work straight away
Job i will enjoy
Meet new exciting people
Travel to new places
If i don't get a job in interior design straight away
Go back home to
Save up money from working at home
Keep contacting sending my cv off and portfolio
Hopefully get a response from CV then start working with money saved up as well from Agency and bar work
Once get a response move close to where the job is and start working full time and living in a rented house or flat
Possibly move back to Hatfield due to it being close to London and cheap living cost
Stay in Hatfeild
Look for bar work and agency to earn money to afford rent and bills
Try and get internships/ placement in the design industry
After getting a placement or intern gain experience and contacts
When placement is finished hopefully gain a full time job which has security.
Things to do after University before starting to work full time
Meet different cultures
See the world
Spend time with friends and family
Family get away
Go out with friends
Don't need to worry about saving money for university