We're looking for workshop facilitators! 


 Good Friday to you CUTV-ers,

Are any of you skilled and entusiastic media instructors, or do you know anyone who is?

Following our mandate to offer free media education to our community, CUTV is launching a new initiative starting in the Winter semester, that will offer clusters of comprehensive workshops in media production to our members.

We are now accepting CVs from prospective facilitators to fill paid, bi-monthly freelance positions from January to May.

We are looking for enthusiastic, open, knowledgeable and community-oriented media professionals who are qualified and excited to lead workshops in various aspects of  media creation. 

If this is you, we encourage you to apply now!

Please note, that the positions are on a bi-monthly basis and not permanent.

Below is a desciption of the classes/workshops we will be offering, and the skills required from potential instructors.  


Proper footage archiving (server)

File types and importing/exporting

Timeline assembly and transitions

Film pacing/editing theory

Basic titles and typography

Sound editing


 Color correction

Basic motion graphics

 Visual effects editing

Masking and element isolation

Adjustment layers 


 Lighting theory for film

 Lighting equipment handling and settings

 Camera settings and calibration for lighting

 Proper use of green screens 

 Lighting for green screen

 Green screen editing in video editing programs


Studio and instrument/equipment setup

Difference between recording mono and stereo

Types of mics (condenser, stereo mic, stereo takes, dynamic, etc.)

 Setting up gain for recording

 Mixing and loops


 Script formatting

Camera shot and transition types

Storyboard formatting and templates

Basic visual indications for storyboards

 This is a great opportunity to get paid experience, make new connections and help the CUTV community grow.

Support our members as they make media that matters to them and join our eclectic tribe!

 If you are qualified to become one of our new facilitators, please send your CV and cover letter to Sasha at sasha@cutvmontreal.com, or simply reply to this email. Please specify what classes you are interested in teaching, and why. 

Submissions are being accepted on a rolling basis, however, if you are interested in teaching next semester, we urge you to submit your application by December 5th, 2016.

We thank all of you who apply.

Only those selected for an interview will be contacted.

Thank you for being part of our tribe!

Have a great day,

Stay warm.

Your CUTV team: Amber, Brian, Lara and Sasha