Training and Employment Opportunities

Our Projects

Training and Employment Opportunities

Immediate Theatre: Community arts organisation creating pathways into employment through drama. Weekly sessions, with food and travel provided:

  • Learn to express your ideas and build your confidence
  • Access vocational training, volunteering and employment
  • Contact with local arts employment networks.

E: chloe@immediate-theatre.com | T: 0207 923 8180


Off Centre: A counselling, therapy, and advice service for young people aged between 11 and 25. Help with emotional and practical issues:

  • Including bereavement, depression, anger,
    self-harm, homelessness, sexuality, identity,
    neglect, violence, family breakdown, abuse,
  • Access into education or employment.

E: elizabeth.ladipo@offcentre.org.uk |
T: 0208 986 4016


St Giles Trust: Supports young people into training and employment, and to overcome complex barriers like homelessness and criminal convictions:

  • Take part in employability workshops
  • Specialist support with disclosure for young people with convictions
  • Get guidance and support in setting up your own business.

E: daniel.chapman@stgilestrust.org.uk | T: 0207 923 9163


Skyway: Working with young people to achieve their potential and contribute to their communities:

  • Take part in sports activities such as gym, football and basketball
  • Be mentored and get one to one support
  • Take part in employability workshops, work placements and job search

E: daniel@skyway.uk.com | T: 0207 729 6970


Street League: Structured football and employability programme developing skills towards long-term education, employment and independence:

  • Personal and social development
  • Training and employability support
  • Confidence building workshops. 

E: nathan.persaud@streetleague.co.uk | T: 0208 536 5330


Ways into Work: Hackney Council’s Ways into Work team supports unemployed residents into jobs, apprenticeships and training: 

  • 1-2-1 support delivered by experienced advisors
  • Linking young people to local Hackney jobs

E: waysintowork@hackney.gov.uk | T: 0208 356 5700


East London Business Alliance: ELBA provides one to one support to young people in East London:

  • Employability Training and Mentoring 
  • Support to obtain work placements, jobs or apprenticeships.

E: cordel.fraser@elba-1.org.uk | T: 020 7068 6960