• KAST Architects

KAST is recruiting!

KAST Architects is looking for an exceptional Part-II and / or experienced Part-I Architectural Assistant to join its practice in Truro, Cornwall.


We are looking for a talented and ambitious designer with strong presentation skills and a diligent work ethic to join our studio to work on a growing portfolio of one-off private houses, offices and education projects across the UK. We are a small but growing practice, so the role will be varied and will cross all RIBA work stages.


The ideal candidate should have the following skills and experience:

  • a strong design portfolio;

  • excellent presentation skills;

  • a dedication to low environmental impact architecture;

  • ability to work as part of a team but also individually;

  • must be able to take initiative and be creative;

  • ability to work to a varying workload and tight deadlines;

  • a desire to learn and to progress in a supportive environment;

  • excellent written and spoken English;

  • excellent Vectorworks, BIM, SketchUp, Photoshop and V-Ray skills;

  • attention to detail is essential – in design, but also writing and presentation of work;

  • full UK/EU driving license;

  • must like dogs.

If you are interested in applying for this position, please send an email to

and include the following:

  • a brief summary in the email of the position you are applying for, and why you would like to work with us;

  • an attached letter outlining your experience, ambitions, availability, and salary expectations

  • a CV;

  • a PDF portfolio of maximum of 10MB showcasing your work, including images and text.


KAST Architects is an equal opportunities employer. Salary will be aligned with the RIBA Salary Guide.


The deadline for submissions is Friday 26th November, with interviews in early December and the successful applicant will commence work as soon as is practical in the new year. No agencies please.