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


Event
Inspiring Success programme for Hackney Graduates

Employability support and access to fully funded bursary study places at Loughborough University London for unemployed or underemployed graduates from Hackney. Online workshops start on 3rd June 2020. Application deadline is 31st May 2020.

End date: Sun May 31st

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: Tue Jun 2nd

Location: Online/Over the telephone

Training
Understanding disclosure, your DBS and employment

Online webinar - Finding employment with a criminal record can be difficult. This course will explain how the DBS works; which parts of your record you have to disclose to employers and how to do so.

End date: Tue Jun 2nd

Location: Online

Event
Hackney Apprenticeship Info Session - Women in STEM

This session is a chance to hear from women working in STEM at Hackney council and how this relates to the apprenticeships you can apply to now.

End date: Tue Jun 2nd

Location: Online

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Free online workshops helping SMEs, charities & social enterprise

Register today for the third session in this series of free online workshops; "A beginner's guide to: Getting your business noticed using Google Ads & Facebook Ads"

End date: Tue Jun 2nd

Location: Online

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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 Jun 3rd

Location: Online

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Hackney Apprenticeship Info Session - Management Apprenticeships

This session is a chance to hear from the hiring managers, apprentices and apprenticeship team about the management apprenticeships and what is involved in the roles which you can apply to now.

End date: Thu Jun 4th

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: Thu Jun 4th

Location: Online learning

Training
The Fundamentals of LinkedIn'

Join a lively discussion of corporate volunteers, facilitated by ELBA, discussing the benefits of having a LinkedIn profile, & how to effectively maximise it to further your career. Opportunities to discuss your Linkedin 121 afterwards

End date: Thu Jun 4th

Location: Online

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Getting into Construction

Find out how you can get into the Construction Sector through a live Q&A session with a large London property developer.

End date: Thu Jun 4th

Location: Online

Event
Hackney Apprenticeship Info Session - Digital Apprenticeships

This session is a chance to hear from the apprenticeship team, apprentices and hiring managers about 21 Digital Apprenticeships from advanced level (Level 3) to higher (Level 4) and degree apprenticeships (Level 6) which you can apply for now.

End date: Fri Jun 5th

Location: Online

Job
Warehouse Operations/Logistics

Amazon needs help fulfilling supplies to local communities as a Warehouse Operative in Bow, E3 3JG.

Closing date: Fri Jun 5th

Location: Bow E3 3JG

Salary: £10.50 - £11.50 p/h

Training
Need advice on college or higher level education?

Specialist careers advice to explore goals for education & work covering qualifications, funding and support to fill in applications. Free for Hackney residents 19 years +. Contact Naina.kent@learningtrust.co.uk or call 020 8820 7172/077750 181 102.

End date: Fri Jun 5th

Location: Via Telephone or Email

Qualification/Level: Various

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: Fri Jun 5th

Location: online hosted by Open University

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

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. To book your place for 8th June, contact: ABBEY TEMLETT 07722 598099 | atemlett@cidori.co.uk

End date: Sun Jun 7th

Location: Online

Qualification/Level: 5 year CSCS card

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: Sun Jun 7th

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: Sun Jun 7th

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Qualification/Level: .

Event
Sports Brands & Esports During the Lockdown

In this session, we will explore the sports brand approach to esports. This session will be delivered as part of Staffordshire University London MA Esports Virtual Information Event, on Tuesday 9th June 2020 17:30-19:30.

End date: Tue Jun 9th

Location: Online

Job
Healthcare

Homerton University Hospital NHS Foundation Trust is seeking bank Staff Nurses to provide additional support to manage the increased number of patients at this time. Register and complete a short application form.

Closing date: Tue Jun 9th

Location: Homerton University Hospital Homerton Row London E9 6SR

Salary: Band 5

Event
Getting into Roles and Careers with the NHS

Are you keen to find out how you can kickstart your career at Homerton University Hospital NHS Trust? Look no further and attend this LIVE online Q&A session with the Head of Resourcing who will be available to give advice and answer questions.

End date: Thu Jun 11th

Location: Online

Apprenticeship
Regulatory Compliance Apprenticeships - Hackney Council (3 posts)

We are recruiting three Regulatory Compliance apprentices through Hackney Council’s award-winning apprenticeship programme – two Enforcement apprentices and one Markets apprentice. To join one of our online information sessions, click 'Events' above.

End date: Sun Jun 14th

Location: Across Hackney

Salary: starting salary £23,628

Qualification/Level: Regulatory Compliance Officer Level 4

Apply for role at Hackney

Apprenticeship
Youth & Play Work Apprenticeships - Hackney Council (6 posts)

Young Hackney are recruiting six apprentices through Hackney Council’s apprenticeship programme – five Youth Work apprentices and one Play Work apprentice. To join one of our online information sessions, click 'Events' above.

End date: Sun Jun 14th

Location: Across Hackney

Salary: starting salary £22,002

Qualification/Level: Youth Work Level 3, Play Work Level 3

Apply for role at Hackney

Event
PLAYBACK: Hackney Apprenticeships Online Information Session

Watch a recording of our session from 26 May featuring general information about 43 apprenticeships available now. The recording features hiring managers, current apprentices, and general information for applicants. Click the Eventbrite link below.

End date: Sun Jun 14th

Location: Online recording

Apprenticeship
Construction-Related Apprenticeships - Hackney Council (6 Posts)

We are recruiting six construction-related apprentices through Hackney Council’s award-winning apprenticeship programme in Carpentry, Gas Engineering, Multi-Trade, Painting & Decorating, Plumbing, and Surveying. Info sessions: click 'Events' above.

End date: Sun Jun 14th

Location: Across Hackney

Salary: starting salaries: £19,804 (trades), £22,398 (surveying)

Qualification/Level: Level 2 Carpentry & Joinery, Level 2 Painter & Decorator, Level 2 Property Maintenance, Level 3 Surveying, Level 3 Gas Engineering, Level 3 Plumbing & Domestic Heating Technician

Apply for role at Hackney

Apprenticeship
Business Services Apprenticeships - Hackney Council (5 Posts)

We are recruiting five business services apprentices through Hackney Council’s award-winning apprenticeship programme in Accounts/Finance, Business Administration, Customer Service, and Payroll Administration. Info sessions: click 'Events' above.

End date: Sun Jun 14th

Location: Hackney Service Centre/Hackney Town Hall

Salary: starting salary £23,398

Qualification/Level: Customer Service Practitioner Level 2, Accounts/Finance Assistant Level 2, Business Administration Level 3, Payroll Administration Level 3

Apply for role at Hackney

Apprenticeship
Management Apprenticeships - Hackney Council (2 Posts)

We are recruiting two Management apprentices through Hackney Council’s award-winning apprenticeship programme. You'll study a Level 5 Management qualification. To join one of our online information sessions, click 'Events' above.

End date: Sun Jun 14th

Location: Hackney Town Hall

Salary: starting salary £28,752

Qualification/Level: Operations/Departmental Manager Level 5

Apply for role at Hackney

Apprenticeship
Digital Apprenticeships - Hackney Council (21 Posts)

We are recruiting 21 digital apprenticeships from advanced level (Level 3) to higher (Level 4) and degree apprenticeships (Level 6), through our award-winning apprenticeship programme. To join our online information sessions, click 'Events' above.

End date: Sun Jun 14th

Location: Hackney Service Centre

Salary: starting salaries: £22,398 (Level 3 apprenticeships), £23,628 (Level 4 apprenticeships), £28,752 (Level 6 apprenticeships)

Qualification/Level: Level 3: Infrastructure Technician, Digital Support. Level 4: Project Manager, Management Consultant, IS Business Analyst, Software Developer, DevOps Engineer, Cyber Instrusion Analyst, Data Analyst. Level 6: Digital & Technology Solutions Professional

Apply for role at Hackney

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: Mon Jun 15th

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: Thu Jun 18th

Location: Online

Event
Getting into the Performing Arts Sector

Want to find out about the types of opportunities within the performing arts sector? Join an online LIVE Q&A session with the Director of Engagement at Studio Wayne McGregor who will be answering some of the most commonly asked questions.

End date: Thu Jun 18th

Location: Online