4 new exciting roles available with SOA through Kickstart funding

The Kickstart scheme, developed by UK Government, provides funding for employers to create job placements for young adults 16-24 on Universal Credit – if this is you or you’re a student aged 18 or about to turn 18 this could be your route into employment. We are seeking individuals who are passionate about sport, developing pathways and partnerships and are willing to work as part of our team. We have funding in place for an immediate start for 6 month contract in the following roles:

  • 3 Club Support Officers
  • 1 Media and Communications Officer

We hope these 4 roles provide a valuable experience for the right candidates. Please read the role outlines and contact your Work Coach to apply. These 4 positions are fully funded for 25 hours per week at National Minimum Wage and provide 6 months contract to enable the candidates to build their skills, experience and confidence in these exciting roles.

Media and Communications Officer Role Outline

Media and Communications Officer Kickstart Role Outline

Club Support Officer Role Outline

Club Support Officer Kickstart Role Outline

Already on Universal Credit? Contact your Work Coach and apply today. If you are not currently registered for Universal Credit, it’s simple to claim and you could be applying for jobs through this scheme within 24 hours. Visit


If you meet with criteria outlined above and are interested in knowing more about the roles and how to apply contact info@scottish-orienteering.org Alternatively contact your Job Coach/Advisor.