Part 1 & 2 Architectural Assistants


Established in 2009, award winning and Urban Realm Top 100 practice based in Dunfermline and Swindon. Specialising in the growing Custom & Self Build sector we have completed over 450 projects, spread across the length of the UK.

Working predominately on residential projects; including small extensions, one-off homes and large housing developments. ACA provide Architecture, Energy Assessment and now Structural Engineering services on all of our low energy eco homes.

These are built around the fabric first approach, utilising modern methods of construction such as Structural Insulated Panels (SIPs), Timber Frame and Insulating Concrete Formwork (ICF).

ACA utilise 3D BIM software ArchiCAD throughout the design process and have 2 Virtual Reality studios, where our clients (and team) can design and visualise in an immersive 3D environment.

Due to continued growth, we are looking for talented and imaginative Part 1 and Part 2 Architectural Assistants, to join our team. You will have the opportunity to work remotely and in our Dunfermline office.

This is a unique opportunity for hard working graduates, who are used to a faster than average pace to get a dream job and experience.

Roles & Responsibilities
• We will continue to grow your knowledge and add much needed practical experience, through all RIBA stages.
• However, you will mostly utilise ArchiCAD (and Twinmotion) and assist our Architects in creating stunning new homes.
• Reporting to Associates and Senior Architects.
• You will be enthusiastic, well organised, and disciplined – willing to put the work and hours in which are required at this stage of your career.
Skills & Experience
• You will have enjoyed and excelled at university and be almost complete or already graduated in a relevant Architecture Course.
• Ideally you will have had some practical experience already.
• Strong ArchiCAD or equivalent skills in 3D BIM software package
• Strong Photoshop or other visual drafting skills
• Experience or interest in the design of Fabric First or Passive House homes

• £18,000 - £25,000 depending on role/experience
• 30 day holiday allocation, including public holidays
• Company pension contribution
• Flexible working hours and location
• Ongoing and thorough training opportunities to develop expertise and increase confidence
• We will cover training and Part 3 examination costs (ARB registration and professional body fees), you will agree to a min of 24 month contract post examination

• Part remote (working from home) and part working from our Dunfermline office.

To apply please email your CV and examples of your work to


£18,000 - £25,000 depending on role/experience

Contract length

Full/part time

Advert posted

25 January 2022

Closing date

25 February 2022


Allan Corfield Architects Ltd
Lewis House
Unit 213, East Way
Hillend Industrial Estate, Hillend
United Kingdom