Sport4Kids are delighted to announce that we have joined the UK government Kickstart Programme. The aim of the programme is to provide young people with the opportunity to experience a working environment, while receiving a high level of training.
S4K CEO, Steve Jones, said “We are proud to be part of the Kickstart Programme and to be able to offer young people an opportunity in challenging times. The S4K brand is going from strength to strength and we have a history of developing young people and offering them careers and qualifications. The Kickstart Programme provides a wonderful chance for us to make a difference to UK employment through our franchising set up. We are delighted to have been accepted and cannot wait to get started!”.
Kickstarters will receive accredited training and follow bespoke pathways based on their interests, with options including becoming a Support Sports Coach, Support Digital Media & Marketing Assistant, Support Recruitment Coordinator and Support Business Administrator.
S4K Head of Recruitment, Maxine Ingram stated “The UK Government wants to get the economy back on track and is providing a fantastic platform for young people to gain work skills. We are proud to be part of this initiative and will be doing our best to offer experience and longer term careers to those who apply to the Kickstart Programme with S4K”.
To find out more about our placements or how to apply please click the button below or contact your Work Coach at your local Jobcentre.