Recruitment Support Assistant Kickstart

Location: Portsmouth
Salary: NMW
Job Type: Contract
Published: 11/17/2021
Reference: KS1711

This is a 6 month government Kickstart Scheme placement open to candidates aged 16-24 years old. In order to apply you must be seeking work, claiming Universal Credit, and be confirmed as eligible to apply by your Jobcentre work coach. We can NOT accept candidates who do not meet the criteria for this role.

Would you like to work in a role where you can genuinely play a part in helping the world become a more sustainable place?  Where your efforts can help in the battle against Climate Change?  A world in which future generations will be able to live in harmony with the environment?

We have an exciting opportunity at Astute Technical for job seekers looking for an office-based role in recruitment as part of the government’s kickstart scheme. No work experience is required, all you need is the motivation and passion to support environmentally sustainable businesses with recruitment based market research. 

As part of our offering, we can introduce you to a busy sales environment, guide you in how to professionally market yourself to other people and organisations, and how to support others in their own search for opportunities. You will learn the art of lead generation, discover how sustainable energy such as renewable, recycling, or nuclear energy work in the UK, and how to recruit people into these environments.

Our hours can be flexible although must be 25 hours per week at least.

We will also develop your career prospect as part of our partnership with Havant and Southdowns College with a level 1 certificate in Employability skills all whilst you are with us. All we ask for in return is full commitment and a good attitude to want to work hard and achieve more.

We are based at the Lakeside complex in Cosham with free onsite parking or just a short walk from the train station.




To learn more about our Recruitment Support Assistant Kickstart opportunity, or to apply.

Please contact Sam Bradshaw by calling 02392 288216 or emailing

Astute Technical Recruitment Limited are acting as an employment agency in relation to this vacancy. We do not discriminate on the grounds of age, race, gender, disability, creed or sexual orientation and comply with all relevant UK legislation. We encourage applications from individuals from all backgrounds but candidates must be able to demonstrate their ability to work in the UK and Europe. Astute is also committed to the government’s Disability Confident Employer initiative. We endeavour to get back to everyone, however, if you have not heard anything after 7 days, please consider your application unsuccessful.

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