Employability

Thinking of getting back into employment? We offer an
employment service which can help you to achieve your goals and find a
job.

Peter Bedford Housing Association is here to help you overcome your
employment barriers. We can help you if you:

  • Want to find paid work, voluntary work or training opportunities
  • Suffer from a mental health problem, are anxious or depressed or feel down
  • Are over 20
  • Live in Hackney or Islington

Support on offer at Peter Bedford HA includes:

  •  Individual 1-to-1 sessions with employment advisors to identify your needs
  • Writing/upgrading CVs, cover letters, application forms and networking
  • Good quality training with recognised qualifications
  • Practical, hands on, up to date work experience in our enterprises
  • Interview preparation and practice
  • Signposting to other services that offer condition management and psychological therapies.

Being in work will increase not only your bank balance but your confidence too!

If you are a Peter Bedford tenant, speak to your Support Worker to find out
if we s can help you develop the skills and confidence you need
to get into employment or to find a job. If you are not a tenant with us, you
can contact our Employability team on 020 3815 4100 and they can tell
you how to take part.

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