Jobs, Apprenticeships & Kickstart

Waste (x10) & Sustainable Growth (x10) - Kickstart Placements

Key Purpose of the Post:
We are looking for enthusiastic people to become part of our proud team spending every day making a difference to our community. These roles could be working in various departments indoors or outdoors such as –         

  • Street Cleansing
  • Parks and Green Spaces
  • Youth Service
  • Community Engagement
  • Council Wardens
  • Neighbourhood and Customer Services
  • Planning
  • Transportation and Highways
  • Sport and Culture•
  • Community Arts
  • Tourism
  • Fleet and Transport Services
  • Waste and Collection Services
  • Warehouse.

General duties as below but these may vary dependant on the placement

  • Communication will play a huge part of the role
  • Ensure records and documents are completed legibly
  • Exercise highest level of discretion and confidentiality in all aspects of the post
  • Attend staff meetings, training days by agreement with line manager
  • Undertake any duties that are required to support the service

An enhanced disclosure check with the Disclosure and Barring Service may be required

Essential Skills, Experience and Qualifications:

  • Positive attitude
  • The ability to commit to regular (flexible) hours Effective communicator and a team player
  • Passionate about delivering a quality care service
  • Is able to follow instructions in a careful and structured way to carry out a task and has successfully passed on information accurately
  • Age 16-24 years old applicants on Universal Credit 

Number of hours per week:

Hourly Rate of Pay:
National Minimum Wage 

Details of employabilty support:
SkillsHouse and Skills for Work - Functional Skills, Employability etc. On the job training and work experience, Pastoral/Mentor support.

Various across the District

How to apply for the Kickstart Placement: 
You need to contact your DWP work coach at your local Job Centre Plus to let them know that you are interested in this placement and wish to attend the Kickstart Open Recruitment day - Tuesday 31st August @ 1:30pm-4pm.