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Part-time Creative Coder (Kickstarter Scheme)
Commuknitty

Opportunity closes: 30th Nov 2021
Type: Part Time Job
Based: London
Salary: National Living Wage

Website: instagram.com

We're looking for a part-time, creative coder to work on a range of fun web projects including the first ever website for Communknitty - a social enterprise aimed at helping people from under-represented backgrounds break into the fashion industry.

Whether you have already built some cool websites or are still learning we'd love to hear from people with existing design skills, a sense of style and bucket loads of ideas and initiative.

This job is part of the government Kickstarter Scheme, applicants must be aged 16 to 24 years old and claiming Universal Credit. The role will be 25 hours per week for six months at National Minimum Wage.

What you'll be doing....

  • Collaborating with the creative director, team members and clients to bring beautiful websites to life
  • Helping design and build the Commuknitty website from scratch as well as improving existing websites (probably in Wordpress)
  • Looking for ways to make digital experiences engaging with animation and interaction

We’re looking for some who...

  • Has some design and or coding experience
  • Is creative and playful in their approach to design
  • Has initiative - you will think of new and better ways to do things
  • Is determined - if something isn’t working you’ll find a way to fix it
  • Has an eye for design and style
  • Is in tune with the latest fashion, music and cultural trends

What you’ll get

  • The chance to input into some really exciting and meaningful projects which will help to build your portfolio
  • You’ll be part of a passionate, warm and friendly team
  • Mentoring and career development - we will help you develop your portfolio and CV, work out what you want next and give you guidance on how to achieve it once your time with us is over

How To Apply

To apply, please send examples of your design work and any websites you've built or worked on to [email protected]