Kickstart Placements Open for Applications
Polka is taking part in the government’s Kickstart Placement scheme, providing job placements for 18 to 24-year-olds who are on Universal Credit. Polka is topping up the government-funded salaries to ensure we provide a London Living Wage.
Below you can download details of all the roles currently available:
Community Engagement Assistant (Kickstarter role)
Deadline 9am on Wednesday 17 July
Polka is looking for a Community Assistant to join Polka’s busy and dynamic Creative Learning department.
You will play an important role in supporting Polka’s Community programme, applying excellent administrative skills to enable the smooth running of an exciting range of projects and activities. You will be an efficient administrator, a clear communicator and enjoy working as part of a team.
How to apply:
You must be on Universal Credit to apply, and aged between 18 to 24 (due to safeguarding reasons we cannot accept anyone under 18). Contact your Work Coach to let them know you are interested in a role at Polka and ask them for the Kickstart ID number – then follow the instructions on the relevant job description to apply, contacting the correct person at Polka and telling them which role you’re interested in. Your Work Coach will let us know that they’ve put you forward for the role, and it is up to you to send us an application.