We are currently looking for a new role through the Kickstart scheme, eligible to anyone 16-24 currently on Universal Credit. Both roles are 25 hours per week and are at minimum wage, funded by the DWP. To apply you must be referred by a DWP Work Coach. If your Job Centre hasn't brought this advert to your attention you can ask them to refer you. 

This is an exciting opportunity to work on an eclectic mix of events and live art programme at a unique venue in Leeds. Across all aspects of our activity including performances, studios and events. Find out more about CLAY here.

Equal opportunities form PDF 

Marketing and Event Word Doc.x 


This role will support the Company Coordinator & Director in carrying out various strategies and tasks related to CLAY's marketing goals and objectives.

Deadline for application 1st of March 2022. Interviews arranged on Application.





Person spec & skills

  • A self-motivated person, confident using initiative and creativity to approach situations and solve problems.

  • Excellent written and verbal communications skills, adaptable and responsive to the needs of the situation. 

  • Organisation and planning skills, confident at juggling multiple tasks and working to deadlines. 

  • IT skills, either able to use or eager to learn skills using Canva, Wix, Eventbrite, Mail Chimp, social media, and other digital marketing tools.

How to apply

Get a referral through your DWP work coach/ Job centre then please answer the following questions (around 200 words per question) and send your CV & Equal Opps form to Jessica Sweet:


  • Tell about an event you’ve been involved in or experienced and what you think made it successful

  • What instagram or other social media account or campaign do you find effective and why? 

  • Tell us about a time when you have shown really great organisational skills whether personally, within education or professionally

  • What demonstrates that you will be confident in this role to take on the responsibility of working in a small and dynamic team who often work independently?

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  • Assists in creating promotional materials, including brochures, social media content, marketing copy, etc.

  • Provides fact-checking, copy-editing, and formatting assistance during the creation of membership mailouts, website content, and other promotional materials.

  • Helps maintain social media accounts for CLAY and its services.

  • Helps to plan and deliver programmed and promotional events.

  • Research market trends, demographics, pricing strategies, and other relevant information that helps company manager and director develop marketing plans.

  • Keeps audience and collaborator information confidential, maintaining contacts databases, networks and mailing lists.

  • Helps to maintain audience, funder, and collaborator relationships through excellent interpersonal and communication skills.