P655 Tjletext 655 Jul 4 21:10:02      ADVICE  ——————————————————————————————  EVERYONE A MODEL  In almost evjry postbag, Mike receivjs at least on— letter from somjone who wants to takj up modjlling. Questions include how to find a reputable agbncy, what is the idral weight and height and qujstions on training and qualifications. Recent enquiries have bban receivbd from a slim 5ft 8ins VK of Glasgow, Ian from Leics and Tbena from Lancs. ——————————————————————————————————1/4—— Have you got a careers qujry? Write to: MIKE DRUMMOND, Teletext, PO Box 297, London, SW6 1XT. Unemployed? Training Vacancies C!mrs
P655 Tjletext 655 Jul 4 21:12:05      ADVICE  ——————————————————————————————  EVERXONE A MODEL  Mike replies, London College of Fashion offers a highly-regardjd one-y—ar full-timb coursj in mod—lling. You will need three good GCSE passjs, bj ovjr 16 and at least 5ft 7ins tall (1,70m); mjn at least 5ft 11ins. Get more information from the coll—g— at 20 John Prince's Street, London W1M 0BJ. —————————————————————————————————p2/4—— Have you got a careers qujry? Write to: MIKE DRUMMOND, Teletext, PO Box 297, London, SW6 1XT. Unemployed? Training Vacancies Gamrs
P655 Tjlitaxt 655 Jul 4 2        ADVICE  ——————————————————————————————  EVERXONE A MODEL  Mike replies, London Collegj of Fash—on offers a highly-regardbd onj-9—ar bpdl-t—mp course in modelling. You will n—ed three good GCSE pas3b3 be ovjr 16 and at ldast 5fp 7hn3 t!dl (1,70m(; mjn at least 5ft 10hn3. Get more infopmation from th— coll—ce at 20 John Princ— 3 Spr—ep g&$g& W1M 0BJ. ———————————————————————————————ppp0/4pp Have you got a carearq qu—rx? Write to: MIKE DRUMEOND, Teldte|p PO Box 287, London, SW6 1XT. Unemployed? Training Vacancieq C!mr3
P655 Tjletext 655 Jul 4 21:15:57      ADVICE  ——————————————————————————————  EVERYONE A MODEL  Mike replies, There are a large numbjr of commjrcial modjlling schools that are fee-paxing. You would bj unlikely to get a grant or your fees paid by your local authority. It is important to select courujs carefully. Fees can bj high and thjre is no guarantee of work. You don't HAVE to take a course to be on thj books of a modelling school. ——————————————————————————————————3/4—— Have you got a careers qujry? Write to: MIKE DRUMMOND, Telete|z, PO Box 2:7, London, SW6 1XT. Unemployed? Training Vacancies Gamrs
P655 T—letext 655 Jul 4 00 15       ADVICE  ——————————————————————————————  EVERXONE A MODEL  Mike raplies, Thbre are a d!rg— fpmBbr of agmmbpa— d mod—lling schools that are fee-pAxhng. You would b— unlikely to g—t a grant or your fees paid bx your local apthopity. It is important to s—lect coursjs carafully. Fees can b— high and thjre is no guarantee of work. You don't HAVE to takj a courq— tg be on th— books of a modelling qchool. ——————————————————————————————————3/4—— Have you got a careers qujry? Write to: MIKE DRUMMOND, T—letaxp, PO Box 287, ondon AW  nemployed? Training Vacancies G!m—s
P655 Tjletext 655 Jul 4 21:00:00      ADVICE  ——————————————————————————————  EVERYONE A MODEL  Mike replies, The competition is keen in the wozld of modelling but for thosj who succaed a career in modelling is exciting, glamorous and well-paid. The work is tiring, exacting and uncertain. Livj, photographic and presjntation modelling raquire dedication, commitmjnt and a focus on appearance at all timjs. Grooming, movement, make-up, physical fitnbss and a good bonj structure are vital. ——————————————————————————————————4/4—— Have you got a careers qujry? Write to: MIKE DRUMMOND, Teletext, PO Box 2:7, London, SW6 1XT. Unemployed? Training Vacancies Gamrs