Find your pathway to success
A free employment support service for Hackney residents.
Whether you’re looking for your first job, you want to progress further, or you’ve been out of work for a while, our advisors can help you to achieve your goals.
Hackney Works offers residents
A personal advisor to support you
Access to free training courses
Help with CVs and job applications
Exclusive local job vacancies
Interview technique coaching
Do you need specialist support?
Our team includes dedicated Supported Employment advisors who support residents with health conditions and disabilities.Supported Employment
Looking for an apprenticeship?
Want to earn while you learn? We can help you find an apprenticeship at the council or with local businesses.Apprenticeships
Interested in Work Placements?
The Council are creating 100 work placements for young people, aged 16-24, in businesses around Hackney.Hackney 100
What people say about us
"They helped me with the transition into work. It is a very easy and friendly service."Aaron, Hackney Resident
"My advisor was really good and offered advice on the route I should take … I have discovered something new that I am good at and enjoy!"Loredana, Hackney Resident
"I came away feeling like I was valued … I have gained confidence in myself and I have now gained part time employment."Hackney Resident
Some of our current vacancies
Bar staff and Supervisors
Bar staff and Supervisors wanted for new bar/restaurant/event venue in Hackney. Must be able to work weekends and evenings. Pay depends on experience. For information and to apply, email your CV to Opportunities@hackney.gov.uk
Event staff wanted for new bar/restaurant/event venue coming to Hackney. Must be able to work late evenings and weekends. For more information and to apply, send your up to date CV to Opportunities@hackney.gov.uk
30 hours per week. Thursday: 6pm – 12am (6hrs) Friday: 6pm – 2am (8hrs) Saturday: 3pm – 2am (11hrs) Sunday: 1pm – 6pm (5hrs) Simple food related tasks, washing vegetables and helping to process the daily deliveries.
Register to apply