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Last updated: 20 March 2023

Employment and learning opportunities

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Find skills support and advice on how to access employment and volunteering opportunities on our Waltham Forest Jobs website

If you need help finding a job or learning new skills, there is plenty of support available: 

Support into work 

You can find services such as support from advisors, interview preparation, and access to jobs and training. We offer tailored support at every step of your journey into work. 

Jobs pathways 

Find job pathways that offer fast-track access into industries with vacancies to fill. Industries include hospitality, construction, and healthcare.  

Adult Learning Service

The Adult Learning Service provides opportunities for you to improve your English, Maths, and digital skills, or look for a new qualification. Get yourself 'job ready' and enrol on an Adult Learning Service course. 

Waltham Forest Migrant Hub 

If you are a migrant or a refugee, you can get support with:

  • english learning
  • volunteering,
  • other provisions to enhance your skills and job prospects.

The Hub is open to all, regardless of income or immigration status. 

We know that businesses have also been hit hard by the cost of living and we are offering dedicated support:

  • Cost of doing business – if you’re a business owner and facing challenges, we’re here to help. There is plenty of information on our webpage, including resources around property rental, money and debt advice, funding, and loans. 
  • Support for your business – find expert advice around starting, growing, and financing your business, and finding new business connections.