Creative Access
Employer Training trainee

Employer Training trainee

locationLondon, UK
ExpiresExpires: 01/06/2022
Operations / Facilities / Admin
Application RestrictionsBlack, Asian and Ethnically Diverse | Disabled | Lower Socio-Economic Status

Salary: £20,110 per annum (or part-time equivalent)


Employer training is a key strand of our work and helps to ensure our partners are providing environments for people from underrepresented communities to thrive and flourish. We’re looking for a trainee to work alongside our employer Training Coordinator and provide administrative support. 

Creative Access supports talented people from groups that are under-represented in terms of ethnicity, socio-economic background and disability, or facing significant barriers to employment, to not just enter the creative industries, but to thrive when they get in. We are a social enterprise, unrivalled in diverse recruitment, training and inclusion.

We provide a range of services to companies, from recruitment to employer training and consultancy. We work with over 500 creative companies, including ITV, Sky, The National Theatre, Aardman Animations, the Financial Times and Hearst.

Working with the Chief Executive and our lead trainers, this role would be crucial in supporting the planning and delivery of our work with partners. The successful candidate will assist with the day to day administration relating to the employer training programme, help with new business enquiries and support with technical aspects of training delivery.

If you’re an energetic and highly organised people person, this could be the perfect opportunity to gain hands on experience as an integral member of the Creative Access team. The role will be a hybrid, working from home and the Creative Access office.


What you'll learn

  • Liaising with external consultants

  • Dealing with employer partners to book in dates, answer queries and collate feedback

  • Managing the training diary and calendar

  • How to use a CRM system (Salesforce)

  • Managing incoming correspondence and supporting new business enquiries

  • Designing and creating PowerPoint and training materials

  • Assisting with running the sessions via Zoom and in person

  • Resolving queries from employer partners and providing general support to the team

  • General team support as required


What we're looking for

  • Can-do attitude
  • Strong attention to detail

  • Strong written and verbal communication skills

  • Unflappable nature and an ability to multi-task

  • Ability to problem solve and think on the spot

  • People skills / capable of developing personable relationships with employer partners

  • Ability to use Microsoft Office programmes, including PowerPoint, Outlook, Word and Excel

  • An interest in diversity issues and what is going on across the creative sector

  • A genuine commitment to Creative Access’s aims and values

  • Hardworking with an appetite for learning and developing your skill set


To apply

  • Upload your CV and cover letter as one document (applications without a tailored cover letter will not be accepted)
  • Once submitted, you can no longer amend your application, so proof-read carefully
  • Please email any queries about this role to Creative Access at this address:

This opportunity is only open to individuals from a group that is under-represented in the creative industries. This includes, but is not limited to Black, Asian and ethnically diverse candidates, disabled people, and individuals from lower socioeconomic backgrounds.

The successful candidate for this opportunity will also participate in a Creative Access support programme that sits alongside workplace training. This includes a programme of induction training, monthly masterclasses, wellbeing support, buddying / mentoring and more.

Hours: standard office hours are 10.00 - 18.00 Monday to Friday. The post-holder will be expected to assume duties outside of working hours to support the delivery of the role and operation of the organisation when required. Open to discussing flexible terms.

Holiday entitlement: 22 days per calendar year, plus statutory English Bank holidays, the days between Christmas and New Year, and half a day for your birthday (pro-rated for part-time staff)

Office premises: Creative Access, c/o ITV, West Works, 195 Wood Lane, London W12 7FQ

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