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Launchpad: Digital Marketer

Explore and launch your career in digital marketing

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  • Duration (est) 12 weeks
  • Delivery Self-paced online
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    This programme has been created in partnership with Accenture, as part of their community impact initiatives to help people to transition into new and fulfilling careers and thrive in the digital economy.

What is Launchpad?

A free career development programme to help you learn new skills and prepare for a career in Digital Marketing.

  • Explore Digital Marketing

    Work with your coach to understand if digital marketing is right for you.

  • Get Certified

    Prove to employers that you have the skills they need.

  • Supported Job Search

    Your coach will help you stand out from the crowd in your job search.

Accelerate with 8 hours coaching

You’ll be matched with your dedicated career coach.

  • Work with your coach to define your career goals.
  • Your coach will help you identify another path if marketing isn’t for you.
  • Stay on track with regular coaching calls and in app chat.
  • Watch a 2 mins video, where our Head of Coaching Jennifer explains what career coaching is and how it will help you through the programme.
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I've worked with a lot of career development services during my job search, but the support that Stay Nimble’s coaches offer is unparalleled. My coach guided me through each step, whenever I needed them; all with inspiring sincerity and exceptional knowledge. Stay Nimble played an essential role in my employment at an amazing place!

How will Launchpad help you?

Set your direction

Feel confident this is the career for you.

  • Identify your strengths, skills and values.
  • Define your career goals with your coach.
  • Learn about digital marketing and if it’s right for you.
  • Identify a personalised career path into digital marketing with your coach.
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Learn Certified Skills

Learn new skills with a blend of self-led learning courses and live workshops.

  • Earn a certificate accredited by The Open University by completing the Google Fundamentals of Digital Marketing course.
  • Earn accredited CPD certificates with the Accenture Digital Skills ‘Social Media’ & ‘Web Analytics’ courses.
  • Attend live online workshops with qualified instructors from General Assembly.

Job Search Support

Working with a coach increases your chance of getting a job.

  • Prepare a CV, cover letter and your Linkedin profile.
  • Practise different interview techniques.
  • Identify roles that you can apply for right now.
  • Create an action plan for learning more skills and how to land a role.
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52% more marketing related job positions are open in 2021. Source: Marketing Week
13.6% increase in digital marketing intern positions in 2021. Source: Marketing Week
£37k is the average salary for Digital Marketing jobs. Source: Totaljobs

Companies Hiring Now

Source: Indeed

  • Facebook
  • Puma
  • Nestle
  • Snapchat
  • BBC
  • JPMorgan
  • Unilever

What is Digital Marketing?

Digital Marketing is the promotion of products and services using online channels, like websites and social media.

A great Marketing Specialist...

  • ... has an innovative mindset that enables them to create unique ideas for marketing campaigns and brand recognition.
  • ... enjoys working as part of a team and relies on their co-workers to help them strategize campaign ideas.
  • ... loves to learn about different types of marketing, including new techniques to implement in their daily job.

What's included in the programme?

8 hrs
Career coaching

Receive weekly career coaching calls and in-app chat with your coach. Free of charge (RRP £500).

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40 hrs
Online learning

You'll complete 3 certified courses in digital marketing, social media strategy & web analytics.

Accenture Google Garage The Open University
6 hrs
Online workshops

You’ll attend live classes to learn about social media strategy, SEO & content marketing.

General Assembly

Programme schedule

Join the programme if...
  • You are based in the UK.
  • You are currently in work or seeking work.
  • You are between 24 and 65 years of age.
  • You can commit 6 hours per week to coaching & learning.
  • You don’t have qualification at degree level.
  • You're curious about working in Digital Marketing.
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  • What does this cost? + -

    There is no cost for this programme which is funded through our partnership with Accenture, a leading global professional services company with capabilities in digital, cloud and security. Accenture aims to create a more inclusive future of work by supporting initiatives that help people to transition into new and fulfilling careers to thrive in the digital economy.

  • What if I don't have any previous marketing skills? + -

    There are no pre-requisites for this programme as long as you meet the elibigility criteria. All content is designed for total beginners to the field of digital marketing.

  • Am I too old to change career? + -

    We support people of all ages to change career. We often find that commitment to learning new skills and building confidence are far more important factors in a successful career change than age.

  • What if I decide I don't want to work in Digital Marketing? + -

    Launchpad is focused on digital marketing but if you decide it’s not for you, you can still use your 8 hours of career coaching to help you focus on a different career path. Lots of the career development activities included will help you when considering any type of career.

  • Is my career coach a real person? + -

    Yes! All our career coaches are real people, who you can talk to on video calls or chat to in the Stay Nimble web app. All our coaches are qualified professionals with the Career Development Instititue.

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