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Employment and training
Our Employment and Training Team helps more than 30 unemployed Londoners into work every month.
If you're looking for employment and training in London, come along and meet one of our qualified professionals.
They can offer you free one-to-one advice and guidance in your search for a job or your preparations for working life.
They work closely with a range of employers and local partners to access a range of job vacancies.
Phone numbers and addresses for each of our learning centres are given below. Give us a ring or call in to find out what's going on in your area.
Alternatively, email Employment.Training@peabody.org.uk for more details.
Exclusive offer to Peabody residents
We have partnered with City Lit to help our residents access a huge variety of courses and training. Peabody residents can register for a 30% discount on any City Lit course (up to the value of £500).
Whether it’s to help with your employment prospects or you just want to learn something new, City Lit has a course for you.Apply now!
What we offer
- Use of computers to carry out job searches
- Access to a range of workshops to improve job-specific skills and knowledge
- Group and individual job search sessions
- One-to-one support to create a bespoke CV
- Help with writing covering letters and completing application forms
- Assistance with interview preparation and techniques
- Advice and guidance related to careers and further training
Who can register
The service is available to everyone, including non-Peabody residents, who are:
- Aged 16+
- Unemployed and looking for work
- Have the right to work in the UK (proof required)
We are accredited by Matrix – a quality kite mark for services delivering information, advice and guidance.
Where to find us
Our employment teams are based at our learning centres in:
Hackney - Pembury Community Centre
Hackney, E8 1HL
Tel: 020 3828 3500
Islington - Hugh Cubitt Centre
48 Collier Street
Tel: 020 3828 3588
Southwark - Darwin Court
1 Crail Row
Elephant & Castle
Tel: 020 3828 4818
Westminster - Bruce House Centre
Tel: 020 3828 3893
Opening hours for all of our learning centres are: Mon–Fri 9.30am–12.30pm and 1.30pm–4.30pm (closed Wed afternoons)
Email: firstname.lastname@example.org for more details and to attend.
View our latest apprenticeship vacancies for 16 - 24 years olds.