Current Vacancies

Community Assistants (Kickstart vacancies)

We are recruiting for two Community Assistants, which are creative and administrative training roles supporting young people to create exciting work and reach their artistic potential. The roles will support the Community Group Directors by managing the environment and delivery of weekly classes which will lead to performances. 

The Community Assistants are two new roles supported by the Government’s Kickstart Scheme and Creative Access. ​

This training role is open to candidates aged 18-24 and in receipt of Universal Credit. You must be referred to us via your Job Centre Work Coach. ​

Please note that to help address the under-representation, at the OT and in the wider Creative Industries in the UK, of people who experience racism, ableism and/or classism this training role is only open to people who are ethnically diverse, D/deaf, disabled, neurodivergent and/or working class. 

Download the Recruitment pack to find out more


To apply​

Please submit a short video, voice note or email telling us about yourself, your experience and why you think this would be a good job for you. Please also complete this short information form and send your video/voice note/email and completed form to [email protected] including ‘Community Assistant’ in the subject line. If you require this information in a different format please email Liam Shea [email protected]

Please note that you should only apply for this training role if you are ethnically diverse, D/deaf, disabled, neurodivergent and/or working class​

All applicants must complete an online equal opportunities form here.​

Application deadline: 10am on Monday 6th December​

Interviews will be in casual clothing in a relaxed environment and you will receive questions in advance of the interview. Wednesday 15th December 

Start date: 3rd January 2022

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