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Digital Assistant

The Organisation

Southend Adult Community College is a hub at the heart of the community, we pride ourselves on keeping local people learning, working and enjoying creative time together.  We deliver a curriculum that is vibrant and responsive to local and individual need, matched to Southend City Council’s 2050 ambitions.

The Role

Southend Adult Community College has an exciting opportunity for a Digital Assistant to join the team to drive a Podcast Creation Project, linked to Southend City Council’s 2050 ambitions which will support intergenerational, positive mental health and wellbeing.  Integral to the role will be project planning, concept creation, team collaboration, creative content creation, tech training, platform use, app design, video editing and outreach. You will also support the college’s marketing strategy across its platforms, shaping the evolution of the College brand.


Due to the criteria of the funding of this position, to be eligible to apply for this role you must be:

  • Aged between 18 and 25 at the time of appointment
  • Currently residing in one of the following districts of South Essex or North Kent:
  • Basildon, Canterbury, Castle Point, Dartford, Gravesham, Medway, Southend, Swale, Thanet or Thurrock.
  • Not currently in employment in a role within the creative industries.
  • Not in full-time education or training at the point the work commences.

How to apply

To apply please put together the following:

  • A written CV listing your education and any paid or voluntary work experience you have
  • Either a written covering letter or a video/audio recording telling us why you would be good for this role and how you meet some or all of the criteria outlined above.

Download the Job Description & Person Specification here.

Then please email both of these to

If you need any assistance in putting your application together or would like this advert in a different format please contact the team on the email above.

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