Apply now for an immersive introduction to the startup world through paid three-month placements at digital startups, an intensive bootcamp to develop ideas, innovation and impact, and the opportunity to pitch for £5,000 funding and support. Future Startup Now will offer 60 young creatives the chance to learn from leading entrepreneurs in the digital sector who are creating the startups of the future.
+ Support to develop entrepreneurial ideas through working in teams to hack solutions to social problems, developing business plans and models, learning about the customer and developing sales and pitching skills
+ London Living Wage, paid, three-month placements across Operations, Marketing or Relationships at one of London’s exciting digital startups
+ Ongoing 1:1 employability support
+ Access to a Macbook Pro & Adobe Suite
+ Opportunity to pitch for £5,000 funding, desk space and support
+ Excited about immersing themselves in the startup world
+ Flexible and adaptable with a positive outlook
+ Able to work in a fast-paced and varied role
+ Able to complete tasks and build skills independently
+ Fully available from June - October 2019
+ Disabled, D/deaf and neurodiverse people
+ LGBTQ+ people
+ People from black, Asian and ethnic minority backgrounds
+ People from lower socio-economic backgrounds
*Please note that we’re not currently able to provide support workers for individuals on the course. If you have any access requirements to support you during the selection process, please highlight this on the application form. Or you can contact Engagement Officer, Ayumi Konno at email@example.com, 020 7608 2132
If invited, there will be a Selection Day on Monday 27th May 2019, which will involve a group task and some short interviews. If you are unable to make this selection day for any reason, unfortunately we will not be able to consider you for the placements in this round.
Tue 23rd April 2019, 2-4pm @ A New Direction (Old Street)Tue 7th May 2019, 2-4pm @ Hub67 (Hackney)Mon 13th May 2019, 2-4pm @ Newham Workplace - please contact your advisor if you are a customer at Newham Workplace.