King James' School

Kickstart Scheme

The Kickstart Scheme is a 6 month paid job which is funded by the Government. It provides an opportunity for young people to gain experience of working in some of Britain’s most exciting companies including right here at King James’s School.

You will need to be 16-24 years old and claiming Universal Credit. Your job centre Work Coach will talk to you about the Kickstart Scheme and how it might benefit you.

We have three positions available on the Kickstart scheme:


Secondary Education Academic Mentor (Pupil Premium) click here

Secondary Education Academic Mentor (Student Progress) click here

Education Support Administrator click here

Please click on the relevant candidate information pack to find out more about each job.


To apply for either of these positions you must do so via your work coach. If you want to know more about the positions or the school please don’t hesitate to contact

We look forward to helping you to Kickstart your career.