The Kickstart Scheme is a government initiative to create new job placements for 16 to 24 year olds on Universal Credit who are at risk of long-term unemployment.
We are pleased to be a part of the scheme and are offering a wide range of jobs across our organisation and based all over Kent.
You can experience working in the public sector, whether that be in our environment, waste and transport, human resources, communications and marketing or libraries and leisure services.
Being part of the Kickstart Scheme you will:
- receive 100% of the National Minimum Wage (or the National Living Wage depending on the age of the participant) for 25 hours per week for a total of 6 months
- be part of the employer National Insurance contributions
- be automatically enrolled into employer minimum contributions schemes
- be supplied with equipment.
You may also be able to progress to be part of our apprenticeship scheme or with one of our many partner organisations.
Apply for a job
To apply for a job, you must be registered with your local Jobcentre and receive Universal Credit.
You cannot apply to us directly but your Job Centre Plus work coach will have all the details and will assist you with your application.
Our current vacancies are:
- Green Social Prescribing Officer (x2)
- Kickstart Project Assistant
- Environmental Projects Assistant (x2)
- Trainee Ranger
- Countryside Partnership Marketing Assistant
- Business Investment Assistant
- International Trade Project Support
- Digital and Social Media Assistant
Applications close 14 May 2021.