“Jamie Rhodes has an infectious love of words and a belief that as an aspiring author you can do better. He is a gentle force that keeps you focused on what you can achieve and the kind of mentor that pushes you to succeed.”

Lainy Malkani, author (Sugar, Sugar: Bitter Sweet Tales of Indian Migrant Workers. 2017)

Mentoring and Professional Development

  • One-hour career strategy advice session via Skype, plus 5 follow-up action points for moving your career forward.
  • Full read of feature screenplay (or approx equivalent length of work in prose/comic script), including 4-page script report.
  • Mentoring fees to be agreed according to project requirements. As a guide: mentoring plus page-by-page comments for the writing of a novel or short story collection of approx 50,000-70,000 words.

Arts Project Consultancy

  • One-hour Skype discussion about a specific project including funding application guidance, plus one round of notes on a funding application.
  • One-hour face-to-face project development meeting, funding application guidance, one round of notes on a funding application
  • Full project development. Initial concept, identifying partner organisations and collaborators, public engagement & marketing strategy, guidance through one funding application. If application is unsuccessful, one further round of development notes and response strategy will be offered