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Kickstart Scheme

What is it?

The Kickstart Scheme has been launched by the Government to create hundreds of thousands of high quality 6-month work placements for young people. The scheme is aimed at those aged 16-24, who are currently on Universal Credit or at risk of long-term unemployment.

Benefits

  • Enjoy a 6-month paid work placement with a local employer
  • Gain valuable work experience
  • Boost your future job prospects
  • Improve your CV
  • Enter the job market!

Sounds good? Browse our current vacancies and start the journey to your future career now!

Vacancies

This is a Kickstart scheme vacancy, as a minimum to be eligible you must be aged 16-24, unemployed and receiving universal credit. If you are interested in applying, please speak to your Job Centre Work Coach in the first instance to check complete eligibility and use the job reference number to be referred for the role. Please note that the vacancy may close earlier than the closing date specified, and we cannot guarantee that you will referred to the role.

Role Reference Location / Branch
CMD1
Huddersfield
Technical Support
EV83
Manchester
Kitchen Porter
ADC3
Halifax
Digital Marketing
IMWS1
Batley
Business Administrator
VS1
Halifax
Marketing Assistant
VS2
Halifax
Sheet Metal Work / Trainee
AFL1
Cleckheaton
Community Research and Engagement Officer
INC1
Leeds
Office Security Administrator
XW2
Halifax
Trainee Weaver/Creeler
AC1
Halifax
Trainee Weaver/Creeler
AC2
Halifax
Business Administrator
HC1
Huddersfield
Business Administrator
HC2
Huddersfield
Retail Assistant
YCR1
Brighouse
Retail Assistant
YCR2
Halifax
Retail Assistant
YCR3
Keighley
Retail Assistant
YCR4
Skipton
Digital Marketing Accounts Officer
SHR1
Halifax
Business Development Officer
SHR2
Halifax
Market Research Assistant
RAC15
Halifax
Telesales
YP5
Brighouse
Trainee Engineer
RSM2
Halifax
Hospitality Support
CH4
Halifax & Hebden Bridge
TV Satellite Aerial Engineer
TVAS1234
Brighouse
Receptionist
YP7
Brighouse
Admin Assistant
ARL4
Halifax
Labourer
LDC1
Halifax
Training & Invigilation Facilitator
GEM2
Bradford