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.

For those impacted by COVID-19, details of further support can be found here: Coronavirus support You can also call Hackney's Coronavirus helpline: 020 8356 3111

All opportunities


Training
CSCS training

Construction is one of the UK’s fastest growing industries. The range of projects in your area makes it one of the most challenging and exciting sectors. Courses start EVERY MONDAY, to book, contact: ABBEY TEMLETT 07722 598099 | atemlett@cidori.co.uk

End date: Fri Sep 25th

Location: Online

Qualification/Level: 5 year CSCS card

Job
Administration

Acme are recruiting a new Manager to devise and implement organisational record keeping strategies, including maintaining and expanding Acme’s archive, in order to support operational objectives in the lead-up to and during their 50th Anniversary.

Closing date: Mon Sep 28th

Location: Bow, London

Salary: £19,800 per annum pro rata (full time equivalent £33,000)

Training
ELBA CV Review Surgery

Have your CV reviewed by a corporate volunteer. East London Business Alliance (ELBA) offer Hackney residents the chance to have their CV reviewed and rated by business people in the City. Volunteers come from a number of industries and professions.

End date: Tue Sep 29th

Location: email/online

Job
Health & Social Care

Hackney Shared lives needs to recruit 5 carers to offer flexible care using your home as a base.

Closing date: Wed Sep 30th

Location: Hackney

Salary: £10.75 p/h

Job
Social Care

Hackney shared lives provides accommodation services for vulnerable adults. We recruit carers who reside in the borough of Hackney and have a spare room. Potential carers do not need specific qualifications but a caring attitude is essential.

Closing date: Wed Sep 30th

Location: Hackney

Salary: Can be around £500 a week - depending on the support a person needs

Training
1-2-1 Supporting Statement/Cover Letter & Job Application support

Is there a vacancy that you are applying for and need support with? Register your interest & speak to our Advisors to get advice and support on how to correctly apply, and write a good supporting statement/cover letter using the person specification.

End date: Wed Sep 30th

Location: Online/Over the telephone

Event
WhiteHat Apprenticeships- Information Session

In this session you will find out more about the apprenticeships available with WhiteHat partners as well as top tips on how to apply.

End date: Wed Sep 30th

Location: Online

Training
FREE Adult Distance Learning Courses with New City College

New City College are offering FREE Adult distance Learning Courses to all Adults aged 19+ to help support and promote positive wellbeing during this difficult time. Click Enquire on the link below and someone will be in contact.

End date: Wed Sep 30th

Location: Online

Job
Charity

An exciting vacancy for a senior level role at Made In Hackney as a COMMUNITY FOOD MANAGER. This is a rewarding new role as a key worker leading their Covid-19 community meal service which delivers free meals to over 150 residents in Hackney.

Closing date: Wed Sep 30th

Location: Hackney

Salary: £24,000/annum pro rata 4 days/week (equivalent of £30,000/annum full time)

Apprenticeship
Construction

An apprenticeship opportunity for a level 3 Safety, Health and Environment Technician role has come up on the Olympic Park. Candidates who have completed a level 2 or above in SHEQ will be considered.

Closing date: Wed Sep 30th

Location: Olympic Park, Stratford, London

Salary: £8.72 per hour

Qualification/Level: 3

Training
Discover your skills and careers (National Careers Service)

5-10 mins assessment, which asks you to think about the type of work you want to do. At the end, you will receive a summary of job groups that might interest you based on your answers.

End date: Thu Oct 1st

Location: Online (National Careers Service website)

Training
How to present your skills as transferable ELBA & Hackney Works

Meet with corporate volunteers to: Discuss identifying and reflecting on the skills you currently have. Think about how to tailor yourself and your CV. Consider how to address transferable skills in an interview setting

End date: Thu Oct 1st

Location: Online

Training
CV templates

Click the Eventbrite link below to access our folders of downloadable CV templates, which you must download, in order to have your own copy and edit to create your own CV.

End date: Thu Oct 1st

Location: .

Qualification/Level: .

Event
Getting into a Career in Higher Education

Would you like to find out more about the different roles and career routes within a university and how to get there? We will put your questions to the Institute Services Manager at Staffordshire University London, Digital Institute in a Live Q&A.

End date: Thu Oct 1st

Location: Online

Training
1-2-1 support for disclosing your convictions to an employer

1-2-1 session with Hackney Works Advisors who will go through your DBS certificate with you; identify which convictions you must inform the employer about; help you to write a disclosure letter, and give you tips on how to explain it in person.

End date: Fri Oct 2nd

Location: Online/Over the telephone

Training
1-2-1 Pre-Employment Coaching

For women who are experiencing redundancy and are struggling to secure interviews in the current climate. Pre-interview and employment coaching sessions. 1-2-1 hour-long sessions will be delivered by Smart Works’ trained interview coaches.

End date: Sat Oct 3rd

Location: Over the telephone

Training
Free Online courses with Elatt

​ELATT are currently running online courses. They offer a range of courses from Entry level to level 2 are FREE. Level 3 courses are free for applicants under the age of 24 years. Call 0800 0420 184 / www.elatt.org.uk

End date: Sun Oct 4th

Location: Online

Job
Health & Social Care

Coming soon multiple vacancies in health and social care working for the London Borough of Hackney. Roles include Team Leaders, Care Support Worker and Care Workers.

Closing date: Mon Oct 5th

Location: Hackney

Salary: LLW

Training
Gardening Therapy at Hackney City Farm *Supported Employment*

Join the Farm’s gardening group for adults experiencing significant challenges in their lives. The activities will involve gardening, woodwork, conservation, talking and being outdoors. To find out more email: Ken@HackneyCityFarm.co.uk

End date: Mon Oct 5th

Location: Hackney

Training
Coping with Interview Nerves from Central london works

look into why do we feel nervous in interview situations & how this can affect us. Explore different strategies & techniques to help you manage nervousness more effectively. These include things such as planning ahead, relaxation & exercises

End date: Wed Oct 7th

Location: online 12pm until 1

Event
Getting into Architecture

Would you like to find out if Architecture is the profession for you? Join us for an introduction to the industry and myth busting info about how to get into the industry. We are joined by the Creative Director and Co-Founder of ARC club in Hackney.

End date: Wed Oct 7th

Location: Online

Training
Advice for Ex-offenders

Click the below Eventbrite link to find links for ex-offender employment advice, as well as a calculator to let you know which convictions you must disclose to employers.

End date: Wed Oct 7th

Location: Online

Training
1-2-1 Preparation for interview and interview Techniques (HW)

get support from a Hackney Works Advisor and prepare for your interview Learn best practice when preparing for interviews, what to expect, how to leave a great first impression, answering difficult questions & scenario-based questions. 1-hour session

End date: Thu Oct 8th

Location: Online meeting

Qualification/Level: .

Job
Charity

Responsible for maintaining effective administrative systems on MFL Programmes. This will include administrative and monitoring support, database management, liaising with delivery partners and providing support with training and at events.

Closing date: Thu Oct 8th

Location: London

Salary: Salary: £21,000 per annum (pro rata)

Job
Research

UAL are looking for an experienced research professional to develop and support research engagement at London College of Fashions School of Design and Technology.

Closing date: Sun Oct 11th

Location: London College of Fashion, John Princes St, London UK

Salary: £38,694 - £46,423 pro rata pa

Job
Arts & Culture

Are you interested in documentation and passionate about preserving people's stories to share with our visitors now and in the future? Would you like to work on the Museum's Stay Home Collection, recording how our home lives changed during lockdown?

Closing date: Wed Oct 21st

Location: Hoxton

Salary: £9,200 for 2 days per week (£23,000 per annum pro rata)

Training
Find more jobs here!

Haven't found the job you are looking for on our site? Not sure where else to look for jobs online? Click the Eventbrite link below to view links to other jobs search websites. Links will be updated regularly.

End date: Sun Oct 25th

Location: Online (UK based sites only)

Training
Peabody can help you to find a job

Peabody support job seekers to apply for jobs that have become available due to the COVID-19 crisis. Contact us for help writing CV’s and cover letters, completing application forms, interview preparation, accessing training or careers guidance

End date: Sun Oct 25th

Location: various locations

Training
1-2-1 CV support

1-2-1 CV support sessions for Hackney residents with a Hackney Works Advisor. Update or tailor your CV for a new job role or industry, or create a brand new CV from scratch. You must be registered with us. Use link below to register your interest.

End date: Wed Oct 28th

Location: Online/Over the telephone

Training
1-2-1 Interview Support with Smart Works (women only)

Dressing and Interview prep for unemployed women with a confirmed job interview. You will an hour of 1-2-1 interview coaching and receive a parcel of clothing for your interview. Delivered over the phone / Contact your Advisor or click to be referred

End date: Wed Oct 28th

Location: Over the telephone