Staff Exchange Mobility Program

Do you want to upskill and broaden your professional perspectives in the CCI?

The Staff Exchange mobility program helps you kick off  your international career as a creative professional.

Program

The Staff Exchange is a mobility program powered by ECHN that enables staff members of the network’s hubs to visit another creative hub and gain valuable working experience and innovations to introduce in their own hub upon their return.

10 ECHN members will be selected for a tailored exchange that can vary in time (from 1 week to 3 months) and format (job shadowing, lectures, hands-on experience etc).

Need to improve your managerial skills?
Are you looking for new communication tools?
Do you want to explore different hospitality strategies?
The Staff Exchange targets professionals of all levels of career and of all sectors of your hub,
including hub managers, communication officers, bar managers, technicians and more!

10 staff members from the ECHN community

Travel to another hub of our European network

1 week to 3 months of working experience

Tell your exchange story to our community!

WHAT WE OFFER

APPLICATION

This open call is open to creative hubs members of the European creative Hubs Network. To be eligible, hubs must hold a regular or associate membership. Applicants must be staff members of any sort of a creative hub.

  • The selection is based on motivation letters.
  • Applicants must submit their letter individually through the button below
  • The deadline for applications is on the 16th October
  • The selected members will pick a destination hub of their choice; when needed, the ECHN team will help find the best destination hub according to the participant’s needs.
  • Participants will be responsible for their own accommodation in the city of destination.

Hubs shall submit the motivation letters no later than 9th October 23.59 CET
An evaluation committee will select 10 participants according to the following criteria:

  • Motivation
  • Professional learning plan
  • Geographical balance
  • Participants’ diversity
  • Order of submission (in case of a tie)

TIMELINE

16th October 2022

deadline for motivation letters

16th October 2022

24th October 2022

announcement of selected participants

24th October 2022

31st October 2022

confirmation of hubs destinations

31st October 2022

1st November - 31st January

exchange time

1st November - 31st January

7th february 2023

deadline for handing in visual or text material of the exchange

7th february 2023

28th february 2023

publication of the “Staff Exchange Experience Stories”

28th february 2023