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Finding a job in London & Essex

Aerial photography London and Essex

As the capital and largest city of England, London has a diverse and thriving culture and the career possibilities are endless. Neighbouring Essex also has a wide range of opportunities across many industries. The biggest sectors across the region are finance and digital. Construction, creative and health and social care are also key sectors across the area.

Local organisations supporting people to find a job

In London and Essex there are many organisations offering online support to help if you are new to the job market, considering a change of career, or need help with writing a CV or help with interview. If you are out of work and claiming benefits, contact your local jobcentre work coach for help and advice.

Links to key organisations

Diageo Learning for Life Virtual Academy– for hospitality workers facing unemployment – Employability and transferrable skill workshops.
Open University and DWP free courses – A bunch of free courses from basic Maths and English to cyber security.
The Skills Toolkit – Explore courses from practical maths to business and finance.
Google Digital Garage – Discover a range of free learning content designed to help in your career in digital marketing or data and tech.
Skills To Succeed Academy – Training to plan your career, get a job and build your skills for the future.

Training and Events

Digital, Tech and IT jobsfair (South London)

29 July 2021 – 11am
Join us as we share advice and tips on Digital, Tech & IT jobs. We will be sharing advice on why you should consider this sector and posting lots of fantastic opportunities in South London and the wider area, in this online event hosted by @JCPinSthLondon

Public Sector jobsfair (East London)

30 July 2021 – 11am
Join us as we share advice and tips on public sector jobs. We will be sharing advice on why you should consider this sector and posting lots of fantastic opportunities in East London and the wider area, in this online event hosted by @JCPinEastLondon

NHS jobsfair (North London)

30 July 2021 – 2pm
Join us as we share advice and tips on public sector jobs. We will be sharing advice on why you should consider this sector and posting lots of fantastic opportunities in East London and the wider area, in this online event hosted by @JCPinEastLondon

Working From Home jobsfair (West London)

5 August 2021 – 2pm
Join us as we share advice and tips on home based jobs. We will be sharing advice on why you should consider this sector and posting lots of fantastic opportunities in West London and the wider area, in this online event hosted by @JCPinWestLondon

Working From Home jobsfair (North London)

6 August 2021 – 2pm
Join us as we share advice and tips on home based jobs. We will be sharing advice on why you should consider this sector and posting lots of fantastic opportunities in North London and the wider area, in this online event hosted by @JCPinNthLondon

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Essex

Finance and Banking jobsfair

27 July 11am
Join us as we share advice and tips on finance and banking jobs. We will be sharing advice on why you should consider this sector and posting lots of fantastic opportunities in Essex and the wider area, in this online event hosted by @JCPinEssex

Construction Industry jobsfair

3 August 11am
Join us as we share advice and tips on construction industry jobs. We will be sharing advice on why you should consider this sector and posting lots of fantastic opportunities in Essex and the wider area, in this online event hosted by @JCPinEssex

 

Driving and Logistics jobsfair

10 August 11am
Join us as we share advice and tips on driving and logistics jobs. We will be sharing advice on why you should consider this sector and posting lots of fantastic opportunities in Essex and the wider area, in this online event hosted by @JCPinEssex

 

Follow your local Jobcentre on Twitter

Keep up to date with jobs, events, career advice, and opportunities in your local area. ‘Job hours’ run regularly and are a great place to hear from employers recruiting in your area. Visit: @JCPinAirports

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