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.
Changes to Hackney Works Services during Covid-19
The Hackney Works offices are closed - we will keep these web pages updated with job/training information. Our employment advisors are providing telephone support, however, please bear with us – our priority is to support vulnerable clients, those facing a redundancy situation and those interested in volunteering/jobs/careers in key worker roles.
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
Jobs, Apprenticeship and Work placement with Hackney council, employers & partners
Employment & Skills training and events in Hackney
Are you a Hackney resident have a CSCS card and are looking for work in construction industry? Hackney Works is recruiting locally
Closing date: Sun Nov 1st
Location: London - mulitple locations available
Salary: NMW and above
The Supported Employment team will host an online session for Hackney residents that are actively seeking employment. The session will focus on finding a job that matches your skillset, job networking tips and managing job search anxiety.
End date: Tue Nov 3rd
Being able to use the internet, phones, and apps is keeping families in touch, food on the table, and children learning during Covid-19. click the Eventbrite link to see How-to videos which will help you to improve your digital skills.
End date: Sun Nov 15th
View all opportunities
Learn new skills
Learning for adults is now part of Hackney Works. You can find courses and apply for them online.Find a course
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?
We offer paid and unpaid work placements through our Hackney 100 and traineeship schemes, giving Hackney residents and school leavers career insight and employability skills.Work placements
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