Current opportunities

Adult Social Care - current opportunities.

KX Recruit have various opportunities. See their website or contact them at [email protected] or call 020 3691 4000.

Islington Council's job vacancies

Metropolitan Police are currently recruiting new police officers.

Proud to Care London has opportunities in the social care sector across London. During the covid-19 crisis, social care alongside the NHS, is vital to help save lives. 

Training and support into employment

Adult Community Learning are offering online courses. Islington ACL, in partnership with local tech co-op Outlandish,  is delivering bespoke digital skills training to Islington residents over 19. As part of this offer, you will get a one-to-one skills assessment, where we seek to understand your existing level and your ambitions with regards to digital skills. After that, we’ll help you build a bespoke learning programme, using free tools and tutorials online. For more information visit www.adultlearning.islington.gov.uk  See their website or call/ message 07734 777 466. 

Groundwork are currently offering Horticulture courses, ACE Opportunities for people with disability and 16-24 job opportunities. Contact [email protected] or call 07736135268 

Hillside Clubhouse offer an employment support service which is continuing by phone and online. Direct phone numbers are published on their website for staff members or call 020 7700 6408.

The Hyde Group provide employment support and advice to people who are unemployed, over 16 and live in London. They can help you find a job, suitable training or move closer to the jobs market. All of their services are currently delivered over the phone, via email and other digital channels. Email [email protected] or phone 020 8297 7505.

iWork are continuing to offer support to job seekers via telephone and online, there are a number of current vacancies in health and social care. You can call them on 020 7527 2706 or email them at [email protected].gov.uk. 

Laamiga offer one to one telephone and video support from a woman volunteer mentor to Black Asian Minority Ethnic and Refugee women aged over 18 who need support to look for work, volunteering, education, training, and to improve skills and knowledge, self confidence and motivation. Phone 0208 257 7317 or email mailto:[email protected]

National Careers Service can help you with your career, learning and training choices. Call them on 0800 100 900

Open University has partnered with the Department for Work & Pensions offer free training tools designed to help people find a job, advance their career or grow their business. There’s a good selection of courses- find out more here

Peabody offer employment support to all adults with current vacancies available. Contact Tel 0741 564 7258 or go to their website.

Scope's Kickstart programme is a one-to-one employment support programme for disabled people in London who are applying for jobs. They are currently offering remote employment support via digital means and training support while worki.ng remotely. 

Shaw Trust's Get Back on Track offers advice and support to Islington residents on the following issues employment issues - furlough, annual leave, redundancy, changes to terms and conditions (pay, hours etc.), managing mental health and working from home. Email [email protected] Phone 0800 389 0177 or use their online enquiry form

SmartWorks provide coaching and clothes for unemployed women will continue to deliver a virtual service to those who need it. This will now consist of a one to one personalised hour of video or phone coaching with a volunteer coach. They will re-start wardrobe parcels as soon as possible.

Information for employees and businesses during the Coronavirus crisis

ACAS has useful employment advice, including Coronavirus related advice for employees and employers.

Covid -19 advice for employees from the Government.

Covid-19 advice for employers and businesses from the Government.

Covid-19 support for businesses from the Government.

Note for your employer - use this service if you have been told to self-isolate because of coronavirus and you need a note for your employer.

Guides to help children and young people understand Black Lives Matters 

Yoopies has put together a Parent's Guide to Black Lives Matter

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