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
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: Sun Jul 5th

Location: online hosted by Open University

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

Job
Emergency Services (Non Operational)

An opportunity has arisen to join the Fire Safety Regulation department in the role of Inspecting Officer (Transport).

Closing date: Mon Jul 6th

Location: London

Salary: £29,975 per annum

Training
SIA Door Supervisor Course

Gain your SIA Door Supervisor License thorough Hackney's Adult Learning services with the Protection service course starts 6th July (6 days) 10.00am – 5.00 pm

End date: Mon Jul 6th

Location: Online

Qualification/Level: SIA Door Supervisor License

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: Tue Jul 7th

Location: Online

Training
Introduction to Zoom - Prepare for Online Group Assessments

Get Zoom to work for you! Learn the key functions of Zoom that you will need for your Apprenticeship Online Group Assessment. If you would like to register for this session click the link below.

End date: Tue Jul 7th

Location: Online

Training
Introduction to Zoom - Prepare for Online Group Assessments

Get Zoom to work for you! Learn the key functions of Zoom that you will need for your Apprenticeship Online Group Assessment. If you would like to register for this session click the link below.

End date: Wed Jul 8th

Location: Online

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: Thu Jul 9th

Location: Online every three weeks on Thursdays 12.30

Training
Introduction to zoom - Prepare for Online Group Assessments

Get Zoom to work for you! Learn the key functions of Zoom that you will need for your Apprenticeship Online Group Assessment. If you would like to register for this session click the link below.

End date: Thu Jul 9th

Location: Online

Event
Getting into Customer Service within the culture sector

Do you consider going to museums as one of your favorite activities? Have you ever thought about getting a job in a Museum? The good news is, you don’t need to be an arts graduate to be able to get an art-related job in a museum.

End date: Thu Jul 9th

Location: Online

Training
Apprenticeship Assessment Info - Prep for Online assessments

EVERY DAY FROM FRIDAY 3rd JULY - FRIDAY 10th JULY (excluding Mon 6th July & weekends).  Get tips on how to perform well in group assessments, and give yourself the best chance of making it to the next stage.

End date: Fri Jul 10th

Location: online using zoom

Event
National Careers Service - Live Careers Q&A session

Live Q&A every Wednesday from 6pm until 9pm! Advice & guidance on careers, education, employment & training can be accessed every day from 8am-10pm : 0800 100 900

End date: Fri Jul 10th

Location: Online

Job
Grants and Community Engagement

This is a great opportunity for someone with experience of working in and for the community in the East End, who is a confident communicator and team player.

Closing date: Sun Jul 12th

Location: Jack Dash House, 2 Lawn House Close, London E14 9YQ / Home Working

Salary: £24,000 - £26,000 per annum (dependent on experience)

Job
Transport

Arriva are currently recruiting for Enfield, Wood Green and Palmers Green bus garages. They will try to place you at a garage suitable to your home location but you could be working at any of the London North sites.

Closing date: Sun Jul 12th

Location: London

Salary: £387 per week during training, increases to £427 after training in completed and there is an annual pay rise.

Job
Construction

This position is front line so there will be lots of engagement with trades management and public. Previous experience essential/ traffic marshal ticket, security badge advantageous/ good personality/ good communication skills.

Closing date: Mon Jul 13th

Location: Hackney

Salary: £10.75

Job
Games Design

Sports Interactive are looking for a Junior Software Engineer intern to join their PC/Mac development teams. This would either be a full year sandwich placement or for a period of at least six months.

Closing date: Mon Jul 13th

Location: Here East, Hackney

Salary: £17000

Job
Construction

Full time general Labouring role based in Hackney. Help maintain site and site barriers around site this may include cleaning welfare facilities. Carry out works under the instruction of SM/ Engie management team

Closing date: Mon Jul 13th

Location: Hackney

Salary: £10.75

Job
Administration / Corporate Support

Your role as an Apprentice at UK Export Finance, will include undertaking a qualification, you will complete a Level 3 qualification as part of your apprenticeship. The qualification you will undertake will be Business Administrator Apprenticeship.

Closing date: Wed Jul 15th

Location: London

Salary: £24988 p/a

Training
Example CVs

The type of CV you use largely depends on the job you are applying for and selecting the right one is very important to showcase your skills and experience. Click the below link to view the various types of CVs.

End date: Wed Jul 15th

Location: Online

Event
Getting into the Tech with FiiT

Are you a Hackney resident? then here's your chance to hear from Chief People Officer and Co-founder Ben Wharfe from FiiT, who'll be answering your questions about careers in Tech and more on a live Zoom Q&A session.

End date: Thu Jul 16th

Location: Online

Training
How to Succeed at: Writing Applications Free online course

Learn how to write a cover letter, build an online profile, and how to write a CV that enhances your job or course application. Multiple start dates, you can join and work through it after it starts. Duration: 3 hours a week for 3 weeks

End date: Sat Jul 18th

Location: Online

Training
The Parity Project:Improving the Employability of Young Black Men

The Parity Project connects Black Men aged 18-30 to corporate careers in Canary Wharf and the City. In just over a year we’ve placed nearly 100 young men into internships and permanent employment via training, networking and access to live vacancies.

End date: Mon Jul 20th

Location: All roles will based in Canary Wharf or the City.

Training
How to Succeed at: Interviews

This free three-week course provides the tools you need to succeed at interviews and land your dream job or course place. Multiple start dates, you can join and work through it after course start date. Duration: 3 hours a week for 3 weeks

End date: Tue Jul 21st

Location: Online

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: Sat Jul 25th

Location: various locations

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: Sat Jul 25th

Location: Online (UK based sites only)

Job
Fashion

Do you have a track record of supporting the development of successful research funding proposals? London College of Fashion are looking for a Research professional to support the Director of Research and Innovation based in Stratford.

Closing date: Mon Jul 27th

Location: Stratford, London

Salary: £38,694 - £46,423 pa

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: Tue Jul 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: Tue Jul 28th

Location: Over the telephone

Training
1-2-1 Supporting Statement/Cover Letter & Job Applications help

Meet (virtually) with a Hackney Works Advisor to gain support creating supporting statements etc... (Weekly on Mondays 11am–1pm / Weekly on Tuesdays 10am–1pm / Weekly on Tuesdays 2pm–4pm / Weekly on Wednesdays 10am–12pm)

End date: Thu Jul 30th

Location: Online/Over the telephone

Training
Free Education and Development Courses on Open Learn

Free courses by The Open University, a world leader in open and distance learning, all OpenLearn courses are free to study. They offer nearly 1000 free courses across 8 different subject areas. Their courses are available to start right away.

End date: Fri Jul 31st

Location: Online

Training
Virtual Careers Events PWC

Studying for a degree with PwC (22nd April), Starting your career in Business (28th April), Starting your career in Technology, 4th May. Various others.

End date: Fri Jul 31st

Location: Online