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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 community 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.
What we offer
- Use of computers to carry out job searches
- Access to a range of accredited and non-development training
- 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+
- Working part-time and receiving work employment benefit
- 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 the locations listed below.
Opening hours are: Mon–Fri 9.30am–12.30pm and 1.30pm–4.30pm (closed Wed afternoons). Please note that Joyce Dawson Way in Thamesmead is open Monday to Friday, 9am-5pm.
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Hackney - Pembury Community Centre
1 Atkins Square
Tel: 020 3828 3500
Southwark - Darwin Court
1 Crail Row
Elephant & Castle
Tel: 020 3828 4818
Westminster - Bruce House Centre
Tel: 020 3828 3893
Islington - Hugh Cubitt Centre
48 Collier Street
Tel: 020 3828 3588
Thamesmead – The Link Thamesmead
Off Harrow Manorway
Tel: 020 3828 4950
Thamesmead (Peabody office)
15 Joyce Dawson Way
Thamesmead Town Centre,
Tel: 0300 123 1237
(Opening hours: Monday to Friday, 9am-5pm)
Lewisham - Parkside Community Centre
1 Copperwood Place
Tel: 020 3544 9443
Hammersmith and Fulham - Old Oak House
43-45 Erconwald Street
Tel: 020 7089 1342
Essex - Pitsea
11 Northlands Pavement
Tel: 01268 498 512
Havering - Holgate House
6 Holgate Court
Tel: 020 3828 3739
Waltham Forest – Saxon Close Community Centre
7 Saxon Close
Tel: 020 3828 3586/4556
Waltham Forest – Leyton Centre
40 Oliver Road
Tel: 0203 828 3938/3760/4556
Waltham Forest – Paradox Centre
3 Ching Way,
Tel: 0203 828 4557/4556
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