Kickstart Placement - Design Thinker (100189)

Kickstart Placement - Design Thinker

At the Catapult we are delighted to be supporting the Kickstart scheme, to provide young people with practical work experience to help them start their career journey. Our placements will provide you with great CV building experience, where you will be a key team member working with colleagues to deliver impact. We see this as an opportunity to 'kickstart' your career in the Space Industry - the fastest growing and (in our opinion) the most exciting industry, that needs talent from all backgrounds and areas of business, we can't wait to see where your career in the Space Sector will take you. 

These placements are for 16-24 year olds who are currently claiming universal credit. We can only accept applications from candidates who have applied via their DWP Work coach. If you are interested in our placement, please speak with your DWP work coach. 

Hours (FT / PT)
Part Time
Salary range
National Minimum Wage
Fixed term or permanent
Fixed Term
6 months
Job Reference
  • Supporting design-related activities, including the scheduling of workshops and other design related activities; 
  • Co-facilitation of design-related activities; 
  • Technical and materials setup of design-related activities. 

Essential skills, experience and qualifications:

  • Must have good written and verbal communication skills
  • Attention to detail
  • High level of emotional intelligence 
  • Organised
  • Proactive
  • Positive
  • Knowledge of Microsoft packages