Seeking Part 1 Architectural Assistants – London Office


architype staff at work

Architype is offering the opportunity to gain valuable experience in our busy London office, working with our friendly and supportive team on a range of dynamic, exciting projects.

We are a design-led, vibrant practice looking for talented, enthusiastic personalities to join our team. At the forefront of sustainable design, we specialise in cutting edge environmental thinking, with expert knowledge in green specification of materials and construction techniques.

We cultivate a collaborative ethos, with debate and design reviews forming a natural and everyday part of our office culture; ideas, original thinking and innovation are encouraged and valued. You will be prepared to work on cross office projects and be a team player; confident and willing to adopt our supportive, knowledge sharing practice culture.

We are looking for Part 1 Assistants who can bring the following:

  • exceptional design and graphical communication skills
  • Adobe Creative Suite skills
  • ability to develop scheme designs for sketch and planning stages
  • sound technical understanding and drafting skills
  • a passion for sustainable design
  • understanding of construction types
  • excellent time management
  • a friendly, personable and team player attitude
  • Vectorworks & Revit skills (preferable)

How to Apply

Please send your CV and examples of your work with a covering statement outlining why you want to work for us and what you feel you can bring to the team to:

For your application to be considered please ensure that your electronic submission is no larger than 3MB and clearly state in the subject field that you are applying for the ‘Part 1 Position, London’.

Please note, due to the high volume of applicants, at this stage we would like just a snapshot of your work. Large portfolios or links to websites will not be downloaded or investigated. We will contact only successful applicants.

Deadline for applications is Thursday 6th July 2017.

Applications will be reviewed within two weeks of submission and you will be contacted only if successful.


Architype is an equal opportunities employer. 

Winner of the Building Good Employers Guide 2016