To disrupt how the Creative Industries recruit

To drive diversity and social mobility through a unique, free, accelerator course that finds untapped talent.

To deliver first-class training and place this talent in roles at top agencies, media owners and brands.

By delivering a diversity of talent we fuel a company’s competitive advantage as more diverse teams produce better returns.*

We are a free, 12-week, premium learning experience, delivering creative and digital skills and real-world advertising experiences. We prepare our students for a pool of entry-level roles available just for them or for jobs in the wider industry.

*(Source: McKinsey)

What Is Brixton Finishing School?

Outreach to ‘underrepresented’ groups e.g. BAME/ Working Class/ Females/Neurodiverse 18-25 year old untapped talent

12 weeks of free, full time learning from the best in the industry. Gain digital skills, creative/critical thinking and winning work behaviours

Opportunity for a role with one of our Sponsors, who have first pick of the graduate pool. Entry level jobs in advertising/ marketing/ creative departments

Continued support from industry mentors and ‘BFS’ staff. Receive food and travel bursaries to do the course, additional grants available upon acceptance