Modelling Jobs

Modelling Jobs – Modelling Career

You must be aware modelling is incredibly hard work. If you think you turn up, have your hair and make-up done and then leave after an hour’s worth of shooting, you’re mistaken.

You will require a mass of energy, commitment and enthusiasm to succeed as a model. Prepare to travel a lot and work long hours that are nothing like the standard 9-5, if you love a fast paced life that’s full of exciting twists and turns, you would thrive as a professional model.

Elle Models have modelling jobs for:

  1. Modelling Jobs for fashion models.
  1. Modelling Jobs for commercial models.
  1. Modelling Jobs for plus size models.


Modelling Career Information

When some people hear the phrase ‘fashion model,’ they may think of a celebrity or a life of jet setting from one fashion show to the next. The potential careers of a fashion model, however, are more demanding than most people think.

Models in the fashion world work in promoting clothes and accessories to fashion buyers for major stores, the media, and customers. Fashion models work in various fields, including photographic modelling, television commercials, live or runway modelling, and product modelling.

How To Become a  Model

Modelling jobs – Required Education

Modeling is a career that doesn’t require any specific degree or credential. Photogenic looks and determination to succeed are the vital ingredients every model must have to succeed as a model.

Modelling Jobs Job Skills Required

Fashion models require  many skills to forge a successful career in as a model. You’ll need to be flexible, dependable, reliable, hardworking, and capable of taking direction. Whether you’re a runway model or acting in a television commercial, you need to understand and be able to convey the emotion and attitude of the brand you’re representing.

Modelling Jobs – Earnings

Models can earn millions of pounds. Top UK models like Kate Moss earn £25 million a year. The average earnings and employment prospects for fashion models vary depending on the type of work you’re involved in. As a fashion model you can expect to earn £100,000 pa. Exact compensation will vary as according your popularity and bookings.

Where do models work?

Anywhere and everywhere! Although it does depend on what kind of modelling you specialize in. Fashion models can expect to travel the world. Commercial, or advertising models, are likely to work all around the country. One day you might find yourself working in a studio, club or stadium, the next you might be outside on location.

London is the hub of modelling but models can find work throughout the UK.


Elle Models manages and finds modelling jobs for models that are contracted to Elle Models. If you wish to pursue a career as a model please complete the application form and submit with 3 recent photos.