If you’re after freelance contracts or perhaps a new permanent position you’ve come to the right place. Please let us know a little bit about yourself & what you do by applying below or look for more specific opportunities on our jobs page. 


apply here!

Simply email us your CV & work examples with the following info:
- Are you interested in freelance, permanent or both?
- What’s your primary position & level?
- Where are you based?
- Are you a permanent Australian resident or do you have a visa?

PLEASE NOTE that freelance work is onsite during business hours.



Please remember to complete your timesheet in full.

The process

Simply apply via the email link on this page with the info requested & if successful, one of our Talent Managers with industry experience relative to you will be in touch asap (usually within 1 to 2 weeks).


We’re pretty easy going & get along with everyone, however our favourite clients include Advertising Agencies, Digital & Print Design Studios, TV Promo Depts & Marketing, PR & Communications Groups. We also enjoy working with Corporate & Retail Fashion, Healthcare, Finance, Publishing, Sales, Events, Property & Real Estate brands.

The Tip Jar

YOUR CV will get you one foot in the door (or not), make it a treat for the reader to get to know you when you’re not around to promote yourself...
- Include as many roles & dates as possible
- But still keep it short & sweet
- Pay attention to detail, our clients will
- Always use spell check!
- Update your CV at least once a year
- To get started, here's our CV template

YOUR PORTFOLIO is our client’s first impression of your creative ability. It needs to represent you clearly & professionally...
- Give plenty of varied examples
- Show your strengths, range & versatility
- Detail your role in each project
- College work is only OK for juniors!
- Don’t over design, let your work be the hero
- Update your work at least once a year
- To get started, try these templates:
   CS4 folio template / CC folio template

YOUR CONTRACTS will run a little smoother & be booked more frequently if you follow these handy tips...
- Regularly email us your availability
- Use Google Maps for directions & parking
- To be safe & timely, use Trip Planner
- Almost always, best dress is smart casual
- Be on time, never late or too early
- Call us ASAP if you’re sick or late
- Mobiles make great timesheet scanners

I absolutely recommend the team at The Swoop Inn. Matt found me a job with a design company in less than a week. I would like to recommend Swoop to all creatives.
— Marina / Graphic Designer / Beacon Hill
I feel very safe in the hands of the Swoop Inn. They are always upfront, honest and reply very quickly. Especially Natalie, who is a superstar! They have a great client portfolio that gets you all the interesting jobs.
— Charlotte / PR Consultant / Elizabeth Bay
Being a full-time freelance creative can have it’s challenges but having Swoop in my corner is amazing from great dialogue to prompt accounts and inspiring clients to work with.
— Pete / Retouch Artist / Turrella
The Swoop Inn are always professional, very responsive and a great team to work with over the years.
— Lucius / Digital Artist & Retoucher / Darlinghurst