creative video assistant

Accountable to:
Creative Designer

Role description: 
Creative Video Assistant to the Creative Media team, curating, creating & producing various video-based tasks where needed.

Specific tasks:
To create and assist with one or more of the following:

  • KIDS video edits (weekly).
  • Post-service media edit (weekly).
  • Process weekly update video (Leicester).
  • Assist with film shoots (runner, sound, camera).
  • Misc editing (photography & video).
  • Misc motion titles and lower thirds.
  • Reels and social media video creation – multichannel.
  • Archive management.

Person specification

  • Ability to provide a KingsGate pastoral reference.

Key skills, attributes and/or experience

  • Familiarity with Adobe Creative Cloud.
  • Some sort of demonstrable portfolio, evidence of previous video work.
  • Fluent in English with high level communication skills.


  • Competency with Adobe Creative Cloud / DaVinci Resolve / Final Cut or equivalent.
  • Experience using DSLR cameras.

Support and personal development

  • Training related to your responsibilities as a volunteer.
  • A named person who will supervise your volunteering and with whom you can discuss your work.
  • Regular one-to-one meetings with your supervisor.
  • A review of your volunteering role after three months.
  • Access to any relevant staff training and leadership development resources if appropriate.
  • Access to technical equipment and IT systems, if needed for the role, including any training required.
  • Reimbursement of your travel expenses. If claiming petrol, this will be paid at the prevailing mileage rate.
  • Full involvement in the life of the staff team, eg, Summer BBQ and Christmas meal.

Time commitment

  • 8 hours a week (some tasks appropriate on specific days).
  • Hybrid working (although in-office preferable).

This Job Description was created by Matt Cernik in April 2023.

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