Vacancies

Primary Teaching Assistant (part time), Islington Primary School

Team Leader - Planning Policy (full time), Islington Council, deadline 27 December

Floating Support Worker (full time - temporary), Central, deadline 8 December 

Other work-based opportunities

Boost your skills and career prospects with free learning for adults in Islington with ACL (Adult Community Learning) They provide a range of courses including computer skills, maths, preparing for work, ESOL, English and much more. You can enrol on the courses on Wednesday, 8 and Thursday, 9 January between 9.30am - 4.00pm. 

Support around employment and training - if you are not currently in work, or are struggling financially to make ends meet and would like to make some changes in your life, Help on Your Doorstep is working with IWork to provide you with free support and employment related advice. We will listen without judgement and help you take the steps towards a brighter future. Find out more and make an appointment with your local Connect office.

St Luke’s Community Centre runs a twice weekly job club to help you write a CV, search for jobs, practice interviews and produce cover letters. It’s free but booking is essential.

Looking for work?Caxton House Community Centre, N19 is offering free employment support. The sessions include help with job searching, CV and application writing and run fortnightly on Thursdays from 2pm – 4pm. This is free and no appointment is needed! The next session is on the 13 December. 

City & Islington College has a range of free courses including ESOL (English for Speakers of Other Languages) plus computer courses and health and social care qualifications.

There are more work based listings in the Keep Learning section of our website


Organisations that offer support around employment opportunities in Islington

Clarion Love London Working is a training and employment programme to help unemployed people over the age of 16 into work or to start their own business. 

Hillside Clubhouse  is a resource for people living with mental health issues making social inclusion and participation in everyday life a reality. 

Islington Individual Placement and Support Service offering support for people with long term health conditions and/or disabilities who would like to work.

iWork London Borough of Islington employment services offers 1-2-1 tailored coaching and mentoring support to get unemployed Islington residents into jobs they want to do.

London Village Network delivers programmes in the heart of local communities on inner-city estates addressing unemployment, barriers to entry and other social complex issues. THe objective is to provide access to positive role models, careers guidance and to meet the social and developmental needs of young people.

National Careers Service providing information, advice and guidance to help make decisions on learning, training and work.

Peabody Employment and Training Services provides employment and training in London with qualified professionals offering free one-to-one advice and guidance in your job search or your preparations for working life. They work closely with a range of employers and local partners to access a range of job vacancies.

St Giles Trust is a charity helping people facing severe disadvantage to find jobs, homes and the support they need.

Smart Works has a long track record of improving the lives of women and helping them with the clothes and the confidence they need for job success.

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