Kickstart Roles

If you are interested in any of the information provided below, including a Kickstart job placement please contact your Job CentrePlus Work Coach. Placements that are not directed through Job CentrePlus will not be valid and cannot be paid.
What is Kickstart?

Kickstart is a Department for Work and Pensions (DWP) Scheme which will put young people at the heart of the economic recovery by supporting the creation of six month paid work placements.

Am I eligible?

To be eligible for a Kickstart Job Placement you must be:

What will I get?

You will get 6 months paid work experience, for 25 hours per week paid at national minimum wage (unless otherwise stated).
In addition, you will also be provided support with:

Is there any support available to me before I apply for a Kickstart Placement?

The Tees Valley website has lots of useful how to hints and tips to support you in CV writing, applying for a job and attending an interview. These can be found here:

You can also contact your local Routes to Work office to be directed to some suitable support before you apply.

Darlington – Telephone – 01325 406170, email –

Hartlepool – Telephone – 01429 284482, email –

Middlesbrough – Telephone – 01642 811400, email –

Redcar and Cleveland – Telephone – 01287 612563, email –

Stockton-on-Tees – Telephone – 01642 528107, email –

For full details of the Kickstart Scheme please click here.

All of the Kickstart Job Placements listed below are part of the Tees Valley Combined Authority Kickstart Gateway Offer.

If you are an individual interested in a role or want to find more information, please contact your Job CentrePlus Work Coach.

If you are an organisation working with young people who you feel would be suitable for the scheme or a specific role, please refer them to their Job CentrePlus Work Coach and not the employer directly.

Search Results

Your search returned 113 results.