6-month roles available across Scotland through the Kickstart Scheme

Below is a sample of some of the 6-month work placements currently available across Scotland through AAI’s involvement with the UK Government’s Kickstart Scheme.

To be eligible for these roles you need to be aged between 16-24, be actively looking for work through your local Job Centre, and be signed up for Universal Credit. Full details about the scheme and eligibility can be found here.

To the best of our knowledge, all of these roles are currently available. If you are interested in applying, please ask your JobCentre Work Coach about the role you would like to be considered for.

Name of companyRole title
RivalKitProduct Designers (Sports Clothing)
RivalKit Administrative Assistant
EarthBloxSoftware Developer
Pay Later Management Services LimitedBusiness Analyst 
Scot-StudySales Representative/Ambassador
RivalKit Marketing and Communications Associates
Milano ExpressFront of House
OccupydBrand Executives/Sales Executive
Campbells Prime MeatTrainee Butcher
CoastrMarketing and Customer Support/Sales and marketing
GIBIE Home FurnishingsDigital Marketing Trainee
Cloud Cover IT2nd Line Engineer
Cloud Cover IT Sales Admin / Marketing Assistant
WhatTrainee Advertising Salesperson
Scot-StudyAdmissions and recruitment officers
Refreshing ScotlandProperty Support Assistant
Injury hubsales marketing
Aceso Global Health Consultants LtdDesign Intern
Love ElectricDirector Assistants/Customer success agent
Unleashed InternationalMarketing & Research Assistant/Sales & Account Management Executive
HappyPorchQuality Assurance Software Tester (Websites/Apps)
LibereatProduct Designer
LibereatSoftware Development Support
Outlaw SocialBusiness Development/Junior Marketing Executive
Kingdom ScotlandGeneral Admin
Cloud Cover IT 1st Line Engineer
Calba LtdOffice Assitant/Sales & Marketing Executive
Good-Loop LtdAdvertising Business Administration
Wendy Morrison DesignDesign Studio Assitant/Digital Marketing 
Scot-StudyStudents Support Officers
Hemp Eyewear E-commerce and Sales Assistant
Hemp EyewearSocial Media Marketing Assistant
Dovecot StudiosFront of House Assistant
Dovecot StudiosEvents and Sales Assistant
Seawater Solutions Electrical/mechanical engineers
Seawater Solutions Marketing & Business develop roles
Seawater Solutions Project Coordinators
Seawater Solutions Joiner/carpenter
BeiraMarketing and Sales Assistant
EGGSocial Media and Content Creator
Innes and Campbell Communications LimitedCommunications Assistant
Papersky LimitedDesign and Digital Marketing Trainee
LibereatMarketing Coordinator
Glaze and SaveMarketing support
Glaze and SaveWarehouse Assistant
Crover LtdProject Manager
Blaeberry Brae Business Development Assistant
Blaeberry Brae Social Media and Digital Marketing Executive
HappyPorchWeb Designer
WanderWomen Scotland Administrator
Wee Spirit LimitedExecutive Assistant to Founder
Black Professionals ScotlandOperations Assistant
MedialiciouslyEthical Growth Marketer
Left Coast CultureAdministrative Assistant
Left Coast CultureKitchen/Production Assistant
Crover Mechanical Engineer
Crover Back-end Web Developer
Crover Supply Chain Engineer
GearedApp Administrative assistant
Fresh Car ValetingCustomer Service & Admin Support
Fresh Car Valeting Marketing & Admin Support
IC SelectMarketing Assistant

If you would like to be considered for any of these roles, please ask your JobCentre Work Coach for more information. Please do not contact AAI or the employer about any of the above roles. You cannot apply for these roles through the AAI website.

If you are an employer wanting to access the Kickstart Scheme you can find out more information and register interest here.

The DWP has now added all the available Kickstart roles to their searchable database. Simply add the term ‘Kickstart’ into the ‘What Field’ section and your location into ‘Where’. Search HERE.


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