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


Job
Community Engagement

Have you worked or volunteered in community engagement or outreach? If you speak English to a confident level, you could help your community complete the census. Additional roles for speakers of 2 languages.

Closing date: Fri Aug 14th

Location: London

Salary: £16.93 p/h

Job
Employment & Skills

The purpose of this role is to assist in the delivery of RISE by reviewing, developing, and co-ordinating relevant partnerships and activities aimed at supporting customers to access relevant support and services and overcoming barriers to employment

Closing date: Sun Aug 16th

Location: Hackney

Salary: Competetive Salary

Job
Charity

Crisis is the national charity for homeless people. The Christmas period is always Crisis busiest period and you’ll play a crucial part in making sure Crisis supporters receive an excellent experience.

Closing date: Sun Aug 16th

Location: London

Salary: £26,166 p/a

Event
Central London Works Information Session (18-24 session)

Employability Program designed to offer young Hackney residents a tailored package of support, information, advice, and guidance to Hackney Residents to move closer to work and manage their health and wellbeing. Come along to find out more.

End date: Tue Aug 18th

Location: Online at 12:00

Event
HACKNEY SUMMER CAREERS FESTIVAL

Just had your exam results? Find the next steps that best suit you, whether that be college, university, an apprenticeship or employment. Access free expert advice and guidance, and speak to professional careers advisers.

End date: Sat Aug 22nd

Location: Face-to-face and online support

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: Tue Aug 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: Tue Aug 25th

Location: various locations

Job
Project Management - Arts

UCL is looking for someone to project manage Trellis 2, a programme of collaboration art creation that brings together artists, UCL researchers and east London communities.

Closing date: Fri Aug 28th

Location: Remote home-based working whilst Covid – 19 measures in place. Access to UCL offices - Bloomsbury. Project activity in East London.

Salary: Fixed Fee £15,000 over a 6 month period (October 2020 – April 2021). The post holder is expected to work approximately 75 days across this period

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: Fri Aug 28th

Location: Online/Over the telephone (Weekly on Mondays 2pm–4pm / Weekly on Wednesdays 10am–12pm / Weekly on Fridays 10am–12pm)

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: Fri Aug 28th

Location: Over the telephone

Training
Free2Learn 6 week courses

Virtual courses starting every Monday. Monday to Friday 10.00am to 3.00pm SIA Door supervision, CCTV, CSCS, Forklift , PAT testing, Customer services, Retail knowledge, Team leading, Nail technology, Makeup.

End date: Sun Aug 30th

Location: Online

Qualification/Level: Level 1 & Level 2

Training
Skills Health Check (National Careers Service)

The Skills Health Check is a set of quizzes and activities designed to help you explore your skills, interests, and motivations. Work through the Skills Health Check to help you decide what kind of jobs might be right for you.

End date: Tue Sep 1st

Location: National Careers Service website

Training
National Careers Service

The National Careers Service provides information, advice and guidance support to assist you with career, learning and training choices. Find out more about the various support available on below link:

End date: Tue Sep 1st

Location: Online (hosted by National Careers Service)

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: Tue Sep 1st

Location: Online (National Careers Service website)

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: Wed Sep 2nd

Location: Online/Over the telephone

Event
MET Police recruitment webinar

An informal session exploring two new pathways to joining the Met. Our fully-funded degree apprenticeship scheme and degree holder entry pathway give you formal recognition for all the skills and knowledge you will acquire as part of your training.

End date: Wed Sep 2nd

Location: online starting at 1 pm

Event
Information session for NHS Pre-employability Training Programme

16-29 years old and looking for a career in the NHS? Barts Health are offering an information session about their Healthcare Horizons pre-employability training programme. Come along to find out more. 2pm-2:30pm on 26th of August or 2nd of Sept

End date: Wed Sep 2nd

Location: Online using google hangouts start time 2pm-2:30pm on 26th of August or 2nd of sept

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: Thu Sep 3rd

Location: Over the telephone

Training
London Fire Brigade Employability workshop (16-24)

Gain insight into careers & volunteering opportunities at LFB. Receive interview tips & techniques. If you apply after attending the workshop you will be supported with the application process. LFB encourages applications from BAME groups & females

End date: Thu Sep 3rd

Location: online beginning at 12:30 or second session at 17:30

Training
Elba How to use the internet to find a job (16-24)

This workshop is aimed at school leavers and under 25's learn. Join the webinar conversation with an ELBA facilitator and corporate volunteers, who will be discussing how to use the internet and social media to find work & start your career.

End date: Thu Sep 3rd

Location: online webinar

Placement
Healthcare, Local government and education

Hackney Council’s Project Search internship programme helps young people with SEND (special educational needs and disability) develop real work skills, in a real work environment.

Closing date: Fri Sep 4th

Location: Hackney

Salary: unpaid

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: Fri Sep 4th

Location: Online

Training
Working in diverse teams

This course will help you consider your experience of working in teams and the different roles you play in them. It will increase your confidence in marketing this key skill to employers as well as improve your ability to perform well in teams

End date: Sat Sep 5th

Location: online hosted by Open University

Qualification/Level: Level 1: Introductory Open University digital badge and Free statement of participation on completion

Apprenticeship
Policing

Do the job that prepares and empowers you to take on the unique challenges of policing London.

Closing date: Mon Sep 7th

Location: London wide

Salary: will be circa £30,000 (including London allowances) increasing to circa £33,000 on successful completion of your probationary period.

Qualification/Level: Level 4 (equivalent to certificate of higher education)

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: Mon Sep 7th

Location: Online

Training
Collaborative Working in a Remote Team

Learn how to work effectively and collaboratively with your team; whether you are at home or on the other side of the world. Multiple start dates / Join and work through course after start date. Duration - 2 weeks Weekly study 2 hours 25 May 2020

End date: Mon Sep 7th

Location: Online learning

Training
Healthcare Horizons Training Programme

Free 2 week training before applying to NHS vacancies. Level 2 course in common health conditions. Must have Level 2 Maths & English. Information day 7th September. For more information, email; healthcareersproject.bartshealth@nhs.net

End date: Mon Sep 7th

Location: Barts Health NHS Trust

Training
How to write a strong CV Digital Seminar for Hackney residents

Discuss the main purpose and uses of a CV cover what to include when putting together a CV, including structure and content consider what employers look for when looking at a CV consider how to tailor a CV to different jobs

End date: Tue Sep 8th

Location: Online at 10:30 – 12:30 BST start

Training
Interview tips documents

Click the link below to gain access to interview tips rescources used in our training.

End date: Tue Sep 8th

Location: Online

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: Thu Sep 10th

Location: Online

Qualification/Level: 5 year CSCS card