Hands On Job Vacancy


Hi All,

Please forward this information about a job vacancy at Hands On to anyone you think may be interested,

Best regards


Mind The Gap Films are looking for a production assistant to work on the new series of Hands On.

This is a full time position and runs from September to December 2011.

Fluent Irish Sign Language and good written English are a requirement.

Knowledge of the Irish Deaf Community is essential. Computer literacy, good communication and organisational skills are important.

It is preferred that applicants have a desire to pursue a career in television production but previous media experience is not essential. On the job training will be provided.

Applicants must be creative, hardworking, resourceful and flexible and willing to work in a mixed Deaf and hearing team and be active in the Deaf community.

The role will be varied, from coming up with new ideas for programmes, basic research, promoting the programme, sourcing props, assisting the crew and director on shoots, cataloguing tapes and logging filmed material.

Salary will be discussed at interview stage.

Interested applicants should send their CV and cover letter to handson@mindthegapfilms.com before Monday 22nd August 2011.