Vacancies

Kickstart Opportunities

Hawkwood Centre for Future Thinking is delighted to be participating in the new government Kickstart Scheme. We’ve teamed up with Create Gloucestershire to offer young people who are part of the Kickstart scheme a chance to work with us. We have various placements available designed to equip young people with the skills and confidence necessary to build an exciting new career in the arts.

These are Kickstart opportunities – so it’s only open to young people aged between 16-24 who are currently unemployed and claiming universal credit. To apply, you must speak to your JobCentre Plus work coach.

How to Apply?

To apply for these jobs please register with your job coach at the jobcentre who will refer you. Once your job coach has contacted us, you will then be asked to send your CV and a short covering letter – stating clearly which role you are applying for – to Alicia Carey, Hawkwood’s CEO.

The deadline is 2nd May 2021.

We look forward to hearing from you.

We are currently recruiting for the following:

Data Input & Bookings Support

25 hours a week

Flexible hours, based on usually office hours (9am – 5pm) with some early evening shifts.

18+ preferably

National Minimum Wage

Full Job Description

Assistant to Head of Marketing & Communications

25 hours a week

Flexible hours, based on usually office hours (9am – 5pm) with some early evening shifts.

18+ preferably

National Minimum Wage

Full Job Description

Curation & Programming Support

25 hours a week

Flexible hours, based on usually office hours (9am – 5pm) with some early evening shifts.

18+ preferably

National Minimum Wage

Full Job Description

General Assistant for Grounds & House

25 hours a week

Flexible hours, based on usually office hours (9am – 5pm) with some early evening shifts.

18+ preferably

National Minimum Wage

Full Job Description

Operations Support

25 hours a week

Flexible hours, based on usually office hours (9am – 5pm) with some early evening shifts.

18+ preferably

National Minimum Wage

Full Job Description

Programme Manager Support

25 hours a week

Flexible hours, based on usually office hours (9am – 5pm) with some early evening shifts.

18+ preferably

National Minimum Wage

Full Job Description

Social Media Assistant

25 hours a week

Flexible hours, based on usually office hours (9am – 5pm) with some early evening shifts.

18+ preferably

National Minimum Wage

Full Job Description

Want to know more? You can read about the Kickstart Scheme here

Introduction to Hawkwood

Hawkwood Centre for Future Thinking is set in a beautiful, sustainably run estate, As a charity, we bring together people and organisations from many backgrounds in support of creative endeavour, a flourishing community and a sustainable environment. We aim to encourage people to make a considered difference to today’s society and to our future, and our place provides an ethical, peaceful and inspirational environment to enable individuals and organisations to grow and develop.

Hawkwood values diversity and is an equal opportunities organisation, committed to creating an inclusive organisation. We believe this can be achieved through attracting, developing, and retaining a diverse range of staff from many different backgrounds who reflect the community we serve. We encourage applications from all backgrounds.

Supporting creativity and innovation is at the heart of our work. We strive to be a warm, welcoming and collaborative organisation – looking to the future but also with a deep respect for our past.