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Jobs & Volunteers

Kickstart Scheme: Learning Assistant (25 hrs p/week)

Deadline: 5pm, 5 August 2021

Purpose of the job

The Learning Assistant would be directly responsible to the Senior Education Officer supporting them and the Education Assistant in the planning, preparation and delivery of participatory activities/workshops. (Our activities include art and craft classes for children, young people and adults). 

Who can apply?

Young people aged 16-24 years old, who are unemployed and claiming Universal Credit. 

Pay:

National Minimum Wage (or the National Living Wage depending on the age of the participant)

National Living Wage (23+): £8.91

National Minimum Wage (21-22): £8.36

National Minimum Wage (18-20): £6.56

National Minimum Wage (under 18): £4.62

How to apply

First, talk to your work coach in your local Job Centre. A work coach will talk to you about Kickstart.

Your work coach will then refer you for the position, pending your suitability and availability. 

If you haven’t visited before, we have a 3-d walkthrough of our building available here to get to know the building a little bit. You can also follow us on social media to get a flavour for the sort of work we might be involved with and are passionate about. 

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Important dates:

You will need to be referred by your work coach by 5pm, 5 August 2021 Make sure that you ask your work coach about this in plenty of time.

The placement will start following interviews w/c 9 August 2021 and run for 6 months, with the possibility of extension, pending funding for the scheme.

Find out more about the Kickstart Scheme here: https://www.gov.uk/government/collections/kickstart-scheme 

 

Download the full job description here

 

Cafe Casual Staff

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Volunteers

As a registered charity LGAC is always on the lookout for enthusiastic volunteers who may be able to contribute one or more days a week to the centre. For suitable candidates there are a number of roles which we have to offer including:

  • Assisting with workshops

  • Gallery assistant helping set up and dismantle exhibitions

  • Cafe assistant - learning and contributing towards the running of the cafe

  • Gardening support - helping tend our extensive grounds and lawns

  • General DIY in and around the building

  • Other administrative and marketing roles

Please contact us for further information.