Groundwork London is proud to be a part of the UK Government’s Kickstart scheme. We are offering job placements for young people here at Groundwork London, across various areas of our organisation. We are also working with other Employers across London to find eligible candidates for their role vacancies. So there are lots of opportunities for you to take part in the Kickstart Scheme!
Please find a full list of the currently available vacancies in the table below.
Eligibility criteria:
To be eligible for a Kickstart vacancy, you must be aged 16-24 and currently receiving Universal Credit.
How to apply:
You will need to be referred for a role by your JCP Work Coach. However please don’t hesitate to get in touch if you have any questions about the roles available; we’ll be more than happy to discuss them in further detail: gwl.kickstart@groundwork.org.uk or 07716 994 173.
Current Kickstart Scheme job vacancies:
Company Name Job Title Location Additional information
Airlabs Community Engagement Officer Baker Street/Central London/home working This job promotes the use of air quality data network to local residents/businesses in various London boroughs via phone calls, face to face interaction and events. Candidates must be confident communicators.
Airlabs Operational/ Technical Assistant Baker Street/Central London/home working This job supports the design and installation of an air quality network project in Camden, this role involves research and data analysis. Candidates must have good technical/IT skills.
Enkay Digital (Tectonic) Business Development and Sales Associate Central London This job supports the sales and business development functions of a company providing customer research, survey and other data services. The candidate will need to be confident to sell the services of the company to generate new business opportunities.
Enkay Digital (Tectonic) Database Management Associate Central London This job supports the data management for a company providing customer research, survey and other data services. The job holder will be responsible for researching, procuring, organising and merging a variety of data. Candidates must be confident in data collection and analysis, with good tech skills and knowledge of different platforms.
Ergofy Admin and Support Lead Waterloo This job involves providing administrative, customer support and marketing support to a technology start-up. The post-holder will be liaising with customers and the tech team to deal with problems, as well as promoting the online profile of the organisation via social media and other marketing channels.
Groundwork London Barnet Food Hub Assistant East Barnet This job supports local food banks and other charities to tackle food waste and hunger. The role will involve preparing food packages and recipe kits as well as dealing with logistics of deliveries and collections with local partners.

Candidates will ideally have a driving license.

Groundwork London Refugee Project Assistant Trainee West London This job supports the delivery of a refugee integration project in West London. The role will involve helping plan and deliver online and in-person sessions, communicating with participants to book them in for sessions, helping with running Zoom meetings and other administrative tasks.
Groundwork London Junior NEET Project Officers (x3) Central London

Lambeth

Croydon

These jobs support employment programmes for young people (aged 16-24). The role will involve shadowing an experienced Employment Advisor, learning to provide advice and guidance to people who are unemployed, supporting them to gain qualifications and apply for jobs, editing CVs and preparing for interviews.
Groundwork London Social Media Curator – Peckham Studios Peckham This job will involve promoting the activity of the Peckham Studios youth programmes via all social media platforms.
Groundwork London Trainee Appliance Engineer Wandsworth This job involves refurbishing household appliances (e.g. washing machines) – you would learn how to repair machines and prepare for resale.

Candidates must be a Lambeth resident

Groundwork London Admin Assistant Wandsworth This job involves all aspects of admin support to the ReWork project. You would be liaising with customers by phone and email, conducting data entry tasks, and other administrative duties.
Groundwork London Online Engagement Officer – The Nest Southwark This job involves promoting The Nest, a mental health service for young people in Southwark. The post-holder will promote The Nest’s services, share good news stories and advice on mental health matters via all social media platforms.
Groundwork London Trainee Bicycle Mechanic Westminster This job involves learning how to maintain and fix bicycles. Post-holders will gain a Level 2 qualification in bicycle mechanics and work in a community bike project.

Candidates must be a Westminster resident

Idverde Green Space Maintenance Assistant Kensington & Chelsea This job is an entry-level gardening job. Post-holders will learn all kinds of grounds maintenance skills, e.g. grass cutting, weeding, edging, planting, pruning.

Candidates must be a Kensington & Chelsea resident

Idverde Green Space Maintenance Assistant Enfield This job is an entry-level gardening job. Post-holders will learn all kinds of grounds maintenance skills, e.g. grass cutting, weeding, edging, planting, pruning.

Candidates must have a driving license

Idverde Green Space Maintenance Assistant Queen Elizabeth Olympic Park This job is an entry-level gardening job. Post-holders will learn all kinds of grounds maintenance skills, e.g. grass cutting, weeding, edging, planting, pruning.

Candidates must be local to QEOP.

Idverde Trainee Semi-Skilled Gardener Regent’s Park This job is an entry-level gardening job. Post-holders will learn all kinds of grounds maintenance skills, e.g. grass cutting, weeding, edging, planting, pruning.

Candidates must be a Westminster resident

Rise Food and Drink Marketing and Partnerships Assistant Brixton This job involves promoting the company’s coffee and wine subscription offers to new customers via social media and other channels to help the company grow and develop a wider customer base. Candidates must be confident communicators with experience posting on social media platforms.
Startide Junior IT Technician Central London – working from home and at customer sites This job involves installing and conducting maintenance on smart home systems – incorporating a variety home entertainment, lighting and shade controls, air conditioning and heating, internet and phone systems. Candidates need to have strong IT networking skills.

 

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