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Bristol City Council is acting as a gateway for organizations who want to employ young people through the Kickstart scheme. The vacancies are available for people aged 16 – 24 years who are claiming universal credit and are at risk of long term unemployment

If you are interested in any of the jobs please contact your Job Centre work coach directly.

List of placements:

A2i Transcription Services: Sales & Marketing Assistant 

Job Summary –To assist with all areas of sales and marketing, including: Content writing, Creation and dispatch of e-newsletter, SEO, Google Ads campaign, Social media (Twitter & LinkedIn), Sales calls and Customer liaison

Job Placement location: training at BS6 5EE/ working from home after successful completion of training

Website: https://a2i.co.uk/

A2i Transcription Services: Technical Development & Support Assistant  

Job Summary – To assist with technical development and IT support, including: General office IT support (PCs and printers), Creation of videos, Creation of accessible PDFs and ePubs, Website accessibility.

Job Placement location: training at BS6 5EE/ working from home after successful completion of training

Website: https://a2i.co.uk/

Clifton Observatory: Cafe & Event Catering Assistant 

Job Summary – The Cafe & Event Catering Assistant will be responsible for assisting in the preparation of food for each area of the business as well as assisting in the creation of new menus. This role will be both customer facing and back of house providing a variety of duties and opportunities within the role.

Job Placement location: BS8 3LT

Website: https://cliftonobservatory.com/

Clifton Observatory: Marketing & Administrative Assistant 

Job Summary – The Marketing & Administrative Assistant will be responsible for a variety of daily administrative and marketing tasks as well as helping to create and implement promotional marketing materials. This is a varied role with plenty of learning opportunities.

Job Placement location: BS8 3LT

Website: https://cliftonobservatory.com/

Greyfly: Web Developer  

Job Summary – Design and develop an innovative, highly functional, and user-friendly website, Implement changes in layout and design of the website, Develop a set of KPIs and improve website performance.

Job Placement location: BS5 9NW

Website: https://greyfly.co.uk/

Innovation Hair & Beauty: Jr / graduate stylist  

Job Summary – Unexperienced but qualified stylist to join the salon and gain more experience in a working environment.  From meeting and welcoming clients. working on reception with a computer. Developing advanced cutting and colouring skill also learning colour correction. in salon training with retail suppliers to learn product knowledge and retail sales.

Job Placement location: BS4 2AG

Website: https://innovationhairandbeauty.com/

Limbs & Things: Production Worker 

Job Summary – Assemble various sized moulds, Filling cartridges and making mixes, Measure and weigh very accurate amounts of chemicals, Operate simple machinery, Pack finished products, Other adhoc duties as required.

Job Placement location: BS2 0RA

Website: https://limbsandthings.com/uk/

Made by Husk Ltd: Machine Hand 

Job Summary – The role consists of assisting the Made By Husk CNC operator in moving and processing material being worked on, helping to keep the workshop tidy and well organised, and receiving a gradual introduction to the various machines in the workshop e.g. press, CNC.

Job Placement location: BS6 5EE

Website: https://madebyhusk.com/

Made by Husk Ltd: Spray booth Assistant 

Job Summary – The role consists of assisting the spray booth worker in moving and handling materials being sprayed and processed and helping to keep the workshop tidy and well organised, plus a gradual introduction to other machines and techniques such as sanding and finishing woodwork.

Job Placement location: BS6 5EE

Website: https://madebyhusk.com/

Make My Blinds: Warehouse Assistant 

Job Summary – Print out daily sample orders , Package sample requests ready for our Royal Mail collection, Maintain stock levels of the sample fabrics, Keep stock labelled ready for picking, Receive and organise incoming sample stock from suppliers, Create all postal manifests and postal material at set times, keep warehouse clean and tidy at all times

Job Placement location: BS11 8DL

Website: https://www.makemyblinds.co.uk/

Make My Blinds: Customer Loyalty Team Member 

Job Summary – This is a customer service-based role, focusing on the following areas but with a specific focus on business to consumer inbound sales and support, with customer happiness being at the core of what you.

Job Placement location: BS11 8DL

Website: https://www.makemyblinds.co.uk/

Photo Heads Ltd: Marketing and Business Development Executive  

Job Summary – The primary focus of the role will be to carry out marketing and business development activities in order to generate leads and work opportunities for the business..

Job Placement location: Home Based

Resource Media Limited: Junior staff writer  

Job Summary – As a writer/content creator, the candidate will be tasked with: writing and editing copy for publication; researching; picture editing.

Job Placement location: BS1 6XN

Website: https://resourcemedia.co.uk/

Resource Media Limited: Marketing Executive 

Job Summary – overseeing and developing marketing campaigns, conducting research and analysing data to identify and define audiences, writing and proofreading creative copy, creating and managing social media assets and campaigns, maintaining websites and looking at data analytics, updating databases and using a customer relationship management (CRM) system.

Job Placement location: BS1 6XN

Website: https://resourcemedia.co.uk/

Spherics Technology Ltd: Research Assistant 

Job Summary – Researching existing low-carbon technologies and behavioural changes that can help companies reduce their impact; Interviewing companies about their problems and identifying ways we can help them

Job Placement location: BS7 8AA

Spherics Technology Ltd: Marketing and Sales Assistant 

Job Summary – Working with the research team to gain insights on the latest environmental trends that we can use in our social media marketing; Using social media channels on behalf of the company, both in terms of administrative and explorative functionality; Working with our team to ensure our marketing administrative function is tidy, easy to access and well organised; Supporting our lead marketers on larger bodies of marketing work; Suggesting new and innovative ways we can bring our message to our customers, and then delivering on this strategy.

Job Placement location: BS7 8AA

SLR Consulting: Graphics Technician 

Job Summary – provide general draughting and technical assistance, as instructed by the project manager to support project outputs; take ownership and responsibility for work produced, and self-check work before handing it back to project manager.

Job Placement location: BS2 0EQ

Website: https://www.slrconsulting.com/

South West Upholstery Limited: General Warehouse Operative 

Job Summary – Collection and deliveries: This will include collecting and delivering goods from our premises, customers & suppliers. You will plan the most cost effective route to take. You are responsible for loading and unloading the goods into the vehicle in a professional order to avoid damage at all times.

Website: https://swupholstery.co.uk/

Job Placement location: BS3 5QY

Southmead Development Trust: Maintenance Assistant 

Job Summary – To carry out maintenance and repair work for the Southmead Development Trust as part of the Maintenance and Facilities team, supporting the delivery of essential community services and activities.

Website:https://www.southmead.org/

Job Placement location: BS10 5PY

Steve Hindmarsh Ltd: NRS Service Administrator 

Job Summary – Service administration; Manage the process of receiving and allocating referrals, keep referrers updated throughout case life, liaise with clients to ensure prompt and secure service delivery, manage the online case management system.

Website:https://www.stevehindmarsh.co.uk/

Job Placement location: Working from home

Rogue Circus Company CIC: Administrator

Job Summary – In an administration role you will be required to attend admin, show innovation and event planning meetings, keep logs of ideas and plans, join research and development hours, produce basic documents and archive them.

Job Placement location: BS3 4DA

Trigger Stuff CIC: Marketing Assistant 

Job Summary – To support marketing and promotion of work across Trigger’s programme of memorable live and digital events that interrupt daily life. This will include social media, direct marketing and working closely with partners.

Website: https://www.triggerstuff.co.uk/

Job Placement location: Home working initially, with potential to move to PM Studio (BS1 5TX) when measures allow

Trigger Stuff CIC: Participation Assistant 

Job Summary – To support with planning and delivery of the participant strand of work on Trigger’s large-scale event The Hatchling: an extraordinary three-day event of a dragon puppet roaming through Plymouth. Produced by Trigger, this project combines age-old myth with innovative puppetry and cutting-edge technology, meaning that our dragon is the first of its kind in the world.

Website: https://www.triggerstuff.co.uk/

Job Placement location: Home working initially, with potential to move to PM Studio (BS1 5TX) when measures allow

Whitten & Co UK Ltd: Project Administrator  

Job Summary – Assisting the Director with financial administration tasks, including basic bookkeeping and accounts

Job Placement location: Remote working as per government guidance

Whitten & Co UK Ltd: Website and Social Media Administrator 

Job Summary –Building and maintaining the corporate website
Creating and maintain social media accounts, including Facebook, Twitter, and LinkedIn
Creating engaging content across all channels, including static content, posts, and blogs

Job Placement location: Remote working as per government guidance

Whitten & Co UK Ltd: Website and Social Media Administrator (Mid 2021) 

Job Summary –Building and maintaining the corporate website
Creating and maintain social media accounts, including Facebook, Twitter, and LinkedIn
Creating engaging content across all channels, including static content, posts, and blogs

Job Placement location: Remote working as per government guidance

Bristol Old Vic: Broadcast Assistant

Job Summary –The position is expected to undertake general technician duties and to gather experience of working in a professional theatre environment. Specifically, the role is geared towards supporting the streaming and broadcast side of the technical department.

Job Placement location: BS1 4ED

Website: https://bristololdvic.org.uk/

Bristol Old Vic: Heritage Assistant

Job Summary – Engage with the development and delivery of the Heritage in Focus Public Programme, learn about working and consulting with community and educational partners to produce public programmes, assist in the management of our tours and family events

Job Placement location: BS1 4ED

Website: https://bristololdvic.org.uk/

Bristol Old Vic: Events Assistant

 Job Summary – To directly assist the Operations Manager with the delivery of all events; To assist in the set up and maintenance of event spaces; To liaise with the Front of House Co-ordinator, ensuring the smooth operation of events; To assist in the welcoming of guests; To adhere to company policy in every interaction with guests and colleagues; To undertake any health & safety training that may be applicable to your role.

Job Placement location: BS1 4ED

Website: https://bristololdvic.org.uk/

Bristol Old Vic: Workshop assistant

Job Summary – The Workshop Assistant is a training role. The position is expected to undertake general workshop duties and to gather experience of working in a professional scenic workshop. The role may also assist in general stage work at the theatre under the direction of the Head of Stage.

Job Placement location: BS1 4ED

Website: https://bristololdvic.org.uk

City of Bristol College: ALS Funding and Tracking Officer 

Job Summary – To ensure a high level of service to all learners, staff and external agencies by working as part of the Special Educational Needs (SEN) Curriculum and Learning Support Team; To provide comprehensive administrative support to managers in the SEN and Learning Support Team; To provide an administration service that supports staff to manage student data, track progress and facilitate timely resolution of queries.

Job Placement location: BS1 5UA

Website: https://www.cityofbristol.ac.uk/

City of Bristol College: SEN Curriculum Officer 

Job Summary – To ensure a high level of service to all learners, staff and external agencies by working as part of the Special Educational Needs (SEN) Curriculum and Learning Support Team; To provide comprehensive administrative support to managers in the SEN and Learning Support Team; To provide an administration service that supports staff to manage student data, track progress and facilitate timely resolution of queries.

Job Placement location: BS1 5UA

Website: https://www.cityofbristol.ac.uk/

City of Bristol College: Transitions Officer 

Job Summary – As part of the college’s Learning Support team, record evidence to show High Needs support for young people 16 – 18 or 25 if they have an EHCP, transitioning to CoBC; Ensure college records are continually updated and reviewed to clearly indicate which potential students are in care or care leavers, young carers, those who have an EHCP and those who have additional support needs without an EHCP.

Job Placement location: BS1 5UA

Website: https://www.cityofbristol.ac.uk/

Gloucester Road Fitness Ltd: Trainee Personal Trainers leading onto apprenticeship 

Job Summary – Social media, Member interaction, Meet and greet, Cleaning machines, Learning how to use gym equipment; General gym duties as would be done to maintain good housekeeping.

Job Placement location: BS7 8PD

Website: https://gr-fitness.com/

Gloucestershire County Cricket Club Ltd: Community Engagement Assistant 

Job Summary – Gloucestershire Cricket are looking for a Community Engagement Assistant to support the club’s community programmes, charitable activities and match-day activation projects.

Job Placement location: BS7 8PD

Website: https://www.gloscricket.co.uk/

Gloucestershire County Cricket Club Ltd: Customer Services Assistant 

Job Summary – The successful applicant will have the opportunity to develop their customer service skills in a number of different areas within the business, such as match day hospitality, non-match day events, front desk and other customer facing roles.

Job Placement location: BS7 8PD

Website: https://www.gloscricket.co.uk/

Gloucestershire County Cricket Club Ltd: Digital Marketing and content assistant  

Job Summary – The successful applicant(s) will have the opportunity to create and deliver content to followers and supporters before, during and after match days. The growth of the club’s digital following is paramount to the club’s new long-term strategy, and the successful applicant will be a key part of this drive. In return, Gloucestershire Cricket will aim to provide a platform to excel in the field of digital media, and enhancing the apprentice’s existing skill set.

Job Placement location: BS7 8PD

Website: https://www.gloscricket.co.uk/

Office of Thangam Debbonaire MP for Bristol West: Office and Research Assistant

Job Summary – This is an opportunity for someone to gain valuable experience in a busy MP constituency office. The position will include several training sessions in work skills, career development and job applications, designed to help the successful candidate start their career.

Job Placement location: Home based or Bristol city centre

Pasta Loco Ltd: Team Canteen Kitchen Assistant (PL) 

Job Summary – Meal Production, Prepping & plating up dishes; Help with set up and clean down, Assisting Chefs as required, Setting up the Restaurants; Running Food to tables , Clearing Plates , Assisting FOH Teams; Setting up and assisting on events

Job Placement location: BS9 1FG

Website: www.pastaloco.co.uk

Pasta Ripiena Ltd: Team Canteen Kitchen Assistant (PL) 

Job Summary – Meal Production, Prepping & plating up dishes; Help with set up and clean down, Assisting Chefs as required, Setting up the Restaurants; Running Food to tables, Clearing Plates, Assisting FOH Teams; Setting up and assisting on events.

Job Placement location: BS9 1FG

Website : https://pastaripiena.co.uk/

Rbax Systems: Team Inhouse Creative 

Job Summary – To produce physical and digital artwork to as required by project teams; To contribute and develop ongoing personal projects within the scope of the briefs given to feed social media teams.

Closing date: 13/08/2021

Job Placement location: BS5 0BY

Rbax Systems: Junior Web Developer 

Job Summary – To develop and upkeep websites and online projects to specification; To contribute and develop to skillsets and tools to expand abilities and capacity for specialisation.

Job Placement location: BS5 0BY

Revolution Works Ltd: Ebike Assembler 

Job Summary – Assembling Ebikes from new components. This will include the building of wheels from rim/spokes/hub. Applicants should enjoy making things with their hands with care.

Job Placement location: BS4 1ET

Website: https://revolutionworks.com/

Revolution Works Ltd: Electrical Assembler 

Job Summary – Soldering of electrical components and cables.
Assembly of hand pick and place of components for printed circuit board (PCB) motor controllers and other devices. Assembly of pedal assist sensors. Electrical fault finding using, for example, an oscilloscope.

Job Placement location: BS4 1ET

Website: https://revolutionworks.com/

Revolution Works Ltd: Marketing and Social Media Creator 

Job Summary – Developing and implementing our marketing plan. Producing imaginative and high-quality marketing materials. Managing social media platforms. Liaising with journalists and publications and other media outlets to promote our company and products.

Job Placement location: BS4 1ET

Website: https://revolutionworks.com/

Salt & Malt: Team Canteen Kitchen Assistant (Salt&Malt) 

Job Summary – Meal Production, Prepping & plating up dishes, Help with set up and clean down, Assisting Chefs as required, Setting up the Restaurants, Running Food to tables, Clearing Plates, Assisting FOH Teams, Setting up and assisting on events.

Job Placement location: BS9 1FG

Team Love Ltd: Propagation Team Canteen Kitchen Assistant (TL) 

Job Summary – Meal Production, Prepping & plating up dishes, Help with set up and clean down, Assisting Chefs as required, Setting up the Restaurants, Running Food to tables, Clearing Plates, Assisting FOH Teams, Setting up and assisting on events.

Job Placement location: BS2 9YJ

Website: https://www.swcityfarm.co.uk/

WECIL: Admin Support Role (WECIL) 

Job Summary – To be an integral part of the Admin Team; To work with and support a changing and developing team; To support the restructuring of internal Office processes and procedures by: Scanning and reviewing files, Establishing an office space booking system.

Job Placement location: BS5 0BX

Website: https://wecil.co.uk/

Great Western Air Ambulance Charity: Fundraising Administration Assistant  

Job Summary – The Fundraising Administration Assistant will assist the Fundraising Administrator in looking after our donors and supporting the whole team through the administration of the charity’s fundraising procedures and providing a general administrative and reception service.

Website: https://greatwesternairambulance.com/

Job placement location: BS3 2JH

Great Western Air Ambulance Charity: Social Media and Content Kickstart Placement 

Job Summary – Development and implementation of a social media strategy and set goals to increase brand awareness and engagement.

Website: https://greatwesternairambulance.com/

Job placement location: BS3 2JH

 WECIL: Business Support Services Coordinator and Support Assistant   

Job Summary: To organise and coordinate monthly Bristol Physical Access Chain (BPAC) meetings including sending out agenda and meeting invites, taking meeting meetings and circulating to all attendees post meeting. Coordinating volunteers for Access Audits. Assisting Business Support Services Manager and Employability Projects Manager with gathering and uploading feedback and data for new CRM database.

Website: https://wecil.co.uk/

Job placement location: Initially working from Home, then hopefully based at: BS16 2QQ

WECIL: Payroll Assistant   

Job Summary: To assist in all aspects of general administrative support across the Payroll department including basic IT and Finance administration support respecting the confidentiality expected of this post and putting what matters to the customer at the centre of everything we do.

Website: https://wecil.co.uk/

Job placement location: Initially working from Home, then hopefully based at: BS16 2QQ

1625 Independent People: Future Builders Trainee Worker            

Job Summary – At the start of the placement, you will shadow the project workers as they: Complete support sessions with residents, Complete housing interviews.

Job Placement location: BS2 0ER

Website: https://www.1625ip.co.uk/

Almondsbury Creative Ltd: Assistant Chef 

Job Summary – Clean & Prepare Food, Cook food to a high standard, Present the food to an agreed standard, Keep the kitchen clean at all times, Undertake deep cleaning of the kitchen, Complete paperwork and documentation, Follow all food hygiene procedures.

Job Placement location: BS32 4AA

Website: https://almondsburycreative.com/

Almondsbury Creative Ltd: Assistant Groundsperson 

Job Summary – Cutting & General Maintenance of Cricket & Football Pitches, Rolling Cricket Square, Cutting Outfield, Marking Boundaries, Cutting Football Pitches, Marking Football Pitches, Repair of damage to grass areas, Maintaining equipment, Painting, General Maintenance.

Job Placement location: BS32 4AA

Website: https://almondsburycreative.com/

Almondsbury Creative Ltd: Marketing Assistant 

Job Summary – Reporting directly to the Marketing Manager and Directors, the marketing assistant will be involved in digital, paper and face to face marketing.  They will be involved in Social Media marketing including Facebook, Twitter, Instagram, TikTok and YouTube.
General Maintenance.

Job Placement location: BS32 4AA

Website: https://almondsburycreative.com/

As Built Testing Ltd: Trainee Air tightness Tester  

Job Summary – Carrying out Air Tightness Testing on new and existing dwellings in conjunction with building regulations. Business administration liaising with new and existing clients and site contacts. Report writing and lodgement. Travel is required (mainly within 2hrs of Bristol but occasionally further afield. Line cleaning.

Job Placement location: BS7 8AF

Website: https://www.asbuilttesting.co.uk/

Atkins Walters and Webster Ltd: Trainee Receptionist and Junior Administrator 

Job Summary – Reception – Answering calls, transferring calls and taking messages (when the office reopens meeting and greeting). FOH maintenance and meeting support (when the office reopens). Administrative support.

Job Placement location: BS1 1QB

Website: www.aww-uk.com

Capio Recruitment: Trainee Recruitment Administrator 

Job Summary – There will be a range of administrative duties within this position. Adding new company details to our online recruitment database. Adding the details for Managers and Directors to our online recruitment database.

Job Placement location: BS1 5EH

Website: https://capiorecruitment.co.uk/

Circle Interactive Ltd: Support Triage 

Job Summary – Triaging support tickets including replicating issues that have been reported, Escalate support requests, Update tickets, and liaise with internal development.

Job Placement location: Working from home initially and BS1 6XN

Website: https://www.circle-interactive.co.uk/support-triage

Colourway Clothing Ltd: Trainee Sales Assistants 

Job Summary – To be engaging and friendly with customers making all interaction with “Bluesstore” an enjoyable experience.  To communicate new and relevant ideas to management.

Job Placement location: BS1 2EJ

Colourway Clothing Ltd: Trainee Screen Printing Technician 

Job Summary – To support all aspects of the operation of the screen printing studio. To quickly gain sufficient knowledge and experience to be able to undertake all aspects of the work with minimal supervision.

Job Placement location: BS1 2EJ

Flip Food Ltd: Kitchen Assistant 

Job Summary – Assisting with daily preparation of items for sale on the deli counter, including, cakes, pasties, sandwiches, dips. Preparing items for display. Washing up and cleaning kitchen in accordance with SFBB requirements.

Job Placement location: BS3 1ES

Website: https://www.flipfood.co.uk/

LH Electrical Southwest Ltd: Electricians Mate 

Job Summary: The employees’ role will be to assist in carrying out prep works for electrical jobs

Job Placement location: Bristol – various locations

Website: https://lhelectricalltd.co.uk/

S & MW JONES LTD T/A RAILWAY INN: CHEF/TRAINEE CHEF 

Job Summary: WORK ALONGSIDE RESIDENT CHEF AND COVER ANY ABSENCES, PREPARE FOOD, WORK DURING SERVICE HOURS, CLEAN DOWN AFTER SERVICE

Job Placement location: BS39 5PD

Season + taste Ltd: Trainee chef/ kitchen assistant. 

Job Summary: Kitchen roles will involve, helping to keep the kitchen clean and tidy, learning about how a professional kitchen works. Cooking food during service, aiding the other chefs during service. Learning the skills to quality check everything going out of the kitchen.

Job Placement location: BS6 6LD

Website: https://seasonandtaste.co.uk/

Season + taste Ltd: Trainee FOH runner 

Job Summary: Front of house roles will involve looking after customers, welcoming them, ensuring that they have a great time, aiding the rest of the FOH team and learning the skills to ensure a seamless service.

Job Placement location: BS6 6LD

Website: https://seasonandtaste.co.uk/

Sustrans: Liveable Cities and Towns Activator 

Job Summary: 1. To communicate effectively via the telephone and online (email and virtual meetings such as Microsoft Teams and/or Zoom) with partners and stakeholders; 2. To maintain filing and record systems to support projects; 3. To provide general administrative assistance to projects.

Job Placement location: BS1 5DD

Website: https://www.sustrans.org.uk/

The Nordic Car Company Ltd: Sales Assistant 

Job Summary: Taking telephone orders and actively looking for new customers for an Automotive Car Parts Company.

Job Placement location: TW12 2BX

Website: https://nordiccar.com/

To apply for this job email your details to kickstart@bristol.gov.uk