Online Opportunities For Young People: June 2021 Part Two


Online Opportunities For Young People: June 2021 Part Two

We’ve gathered together all the latest opportunities for young people out there to give you skills, enhance your CV and keep you busy:


New Opportunities for young people: 


LMA are offering multiple roles for 21-24 year olds living in London through the Kickstart scheme. The roles include:  

  • Administration Support Assistants (x2) 
  • Social Content Support Assistants (x2) 
  • Student Engagement Support Assistants (x2) 
  • Technical Support Assistants (x2) 

Want to find out more? If you are interested in any of these roles please email Emma Walsh at with the job title you are interested in to get further details on the application process. 


Raw Sessionsis a multimedia project broken down into three main areas: Video-Production, Sound Engineering, and Graphic Design. This is a beginner-level project designed for young people age 14-19 to plan and create their own original content. Whether you want to be a director, producer, sound engineer or graphic designer, Raw Sessions is the perfect course for you! You can sign up to Raw Sessions here 


Hilton is currently looking for individuals with a positive attitude and the desire to deliver high levels of customer service. They’re running a virtual open day where you can talk to them about permanent and casual opportunities available. Positions available are: 

  • Hotel Receptionist
  •  Food and Beverage Assistant
  • Commis chef 

Book your ticket here


Are you looking to start a career in civil engineering? Are you passionate about sustainability? This could be the role for you! You will work towards achieving Engineering Technician membership with the Institution of Civil Engineers at the end of the apprenticeship, studying towards an Edexcel Level 3 Diploma in Civil Engineering for Technicians (ICE). Apply and find out more here


Are you 19-24 and looking to gain some employment experience over summer? ITEC London have two work placements open with charity Age UK. Roles include: 

Traineeships consist of employability training, functional skills support, and a high-quality, sector-focused work placement. Our dedicated mentors will be on hand to support you throughout the process. 

Click the links above to apply. 

Credit: Mark Lukas

Old Opportunities for young people still open for application:


Yunus & Youth are looking for young social entrepreneurs with an early-stage social business to join their fellowship programme.  The programme is free and the application season is now open for the seventh global cohort. It is comprised of online training, mentors from Fortune 500 companies and a final competition to pitch to investors. Apply here DeadlineSunday 30 June.

The Skills Toolkit | Find a course | National Careers Service are offering you the chance to improve or learn new skills during this third and (hopefully) final lockdown! The National Careers Service has given access to FREE courses to help individuals to learn new skills, such as Practical Maths, Computer Essentials, Coding, and more.

The BFI Future Film Festival – Film Freeway is now open for submissions! Are you 16-25? Do you have a short film in any genre, 10 minutes or under in length. The film needs to have been produced in the last two years and be an interesting and original concept, with good production values and an entertaining subject matter. Selected films will screen at BFI Future Film Festival 2022 and have the chance to win one of our 10 BFI Future Film Festival awards, which include cash prizes, mentoring and kit. Deadline: 6th August. Apply here.

Join IGD‘s virtual work experience week to gain skills and experience to add to your CV, and expand your network, by interacting with industry professionals. Apply here.

Are you 18-24 and have 12 hours a week to spare? If so then the FastFutures programme is for you (your background and how well you did in school doesn’t matter). This programme is free and will give you a head start in the workplace through mentoring, virtual site visits, team projects and mock interviews. Apply here.

You may not think of yourself as a composer, but if you love to create your own original music, and are bursting with creativity, originality, and potential, then you might just be! The BBC Young Composers Competition 2021 is looking for musically-minded people aged 12-18 of all technical ability, backgrounds, and musical influences. Deadline: Monday 28 June, 5pm. Find out more here.

National Citizen Service (NCS) is an opportunity for young people aged 16-17 to take part in a 2-Week Summer programme. It is an opportunity to take part in activities and teamwork and start building new friendships, to learn life skills and take part in workshops to develop employability skills, independent living skills, and public speaking. Finish the programme by engaging with and supporting the local community through volunteering, creating and implementing your own social action project. Sign up here.

Are you an organisation providing free opportunities for young people who wants to appear on this list? Email us at