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OYA Career Leap

Deadline: Ongoing

Is your production company on the hunt for industry-leading crew talent for your future projects? Join us in shaping an inclusive future in film by partnering with OYA Career Leap to empower Talented Black Youth in the industry.

OYA Career Leap is an on-going program that provides work placement opportunities for Black film/TV crew (ages 18-34, residing in the GTHA) to satisfy union eligibility requirements and advance their careers. OYA Career Leap matches successful participants with Film industry mentors to enhance their workplace training with veteran insight, refine their soft skills, and expand their professional networks ahead of the career leap of applying to a union.

Why Partner with Us?

  • Access to paid placements for crew positions: $25/hour for 10 hours a day
  • Access a vetted pool of passionate and skilled Black filmmakers
  • Tailored fit to ensure alignment with your company’s needs
  • Enhance your brand by showing commitment to diversity