A note from EartH about COVID-19

Office & Marketing Assistant

We are currently recruiting for an Office & Marketing Assistant through the government’s Kickstart scheme. This is a great opportunity to develop a wide range of skills in a friendly, supportive environment. Suitable candidates must be aged 16-24, currently be claiming Universal Credit and are required to apply through local Job Centres following a referral from their Work Coach. Anyone interested should speak to their Work Coach as soon as possible.

Through this placement, you will have access to a range of informal learning and development opportunities throughout their placement, including 1:1s with staff in different aspects of the organisation, and advice on progression routes within the sector. Successful candidates will also receive support from our Kickstart gateway Creative Access including an induction day, masterclasses and mentoring.

Office & Marketing Assistant

We are looking for an Office & Marketing Assistant to join our team as part of the government’s Kickstart Scheme.

We are looking for someone with an interest in developing administrative, business and marketing skills within the music and arts sectors. Some experience is required however we will provide you with support, training and mentoring to help you with both your job and your career progression.

This role will give you first- hand experience of working within a music venue and will enable you to gain an understanding of all departments working at our venues.

The full job description can be downloaded here.

Contract & Salary

Full time (42.5 hours/week)
1 year placement (with possibility to extend)
Salary: £24,000
Start date: September

DWP’s Kickstart Scheme

Suitable candidates must be aged 16-24, currently be claiming Universal Credit and are required to apply through local Job Centres following a referral from their Work Coach. Anyone interested should speak to their Work Coach as soon as possible.

Through this placement, you will have access to a range of informal learning and development opportunities throughout their placement, including 1:1s with staff in different aspects of the organisation, and advice on progression routes within the sector. Successful candidates will also receive support from our Kickstart gateway Creative Access including an induction day, masterclasses and mentoring.

About Village Underground & EartH

Village Underground is a multidisciplinary venue presenting live concerts and electronic music events alongside theatre, performing arts and visual arts. Each year, VU has an attendance of over 150,000 people, stages more than 500 performances and works with more than 1500 artists.

EartH opened its doors in September 2018 and has since hosted 500+ events and welcomed more than 100,000 audience members. EartH looks to become a leading light in the city for audiences of all ages and walks of life to meet, listen, watch, dance and enjoy all that artistic endeavour and creativity has to offer.

Both venues play host to commercial events, the revenue of which is put back into the artistic and education programmes.

villageunderground.co.uk

earthackney.co.uk