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New times for North London Job Clubs

We have updated the schedule for our North London Job Clubs which take place in Haringey and Enfield.

Mondays and Tuesdays 10 am to 5pm
Green Towers Community Centre, 7 Plevna Road, Edmonton
London N9 0BU
Wednesdays and Fridays 10 am to 5pm
Tamil Community Housing Association, Unit 2,
Fountayne Business Centre, Broad Lane, London, N15 4AG
Evening appointments up to 7pm

View the flyer for more details on our North London Job Clubs page.

Rise Into Employment Training programmes – Jobs Fair 11th September

RiseUpflyer11Sept2018smWe are happy to announce that our award winning RISE into Employment programme is able to offer a number of opportunities over the next few months

Rise Into Employment Jobs Fair – Tuesday 11th September 2018, 11am and 3pm.  More details on the webpage.

RISE Employment Programme – running in November and December,

Switch onto Rise for BME Women – running in September and October

BME Women Rise into Employment – running in October and November

We anticipate lots of interest so we recommend attending the Jobs Fair on 11th September or reading the relevant webpage for more details.

9th February 2018 – Rise into Employment launch

Rise into Employment LogoWe are now recruiting for our award winning RISE into Employment programme.  Applications are open from 8th January to 1st March 2018.

To find out more details about the course and what it offers please come along to the RISE into Employment launch event on Friday 9th February 2018, 6:30pm-8pm  at RBS, 280 Bishops Gate, EC2M 4RB.

For more details about the launch event or programme please contact John Mayford on 0207 688 8019 or email

To apply for the programme see the RISE into Employment page.

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Launch of New Metropolitan South London Job Clubs

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Come along  our new  South London Job Clubs

  • Looking for work?
  • Want a better job?
  • Need training?

Our team of specialist Employment Advisors work with residents to achieve sustainable results. We begin with what you want to achieve long term, and are committed to supporting you in London Living Wage jobs and helping you plan towards it.

Ashmole Job Club

  • 2 Meadow Road, Oval, London SW8 1QB
  • Launches on 25th September 2017

Wandsworth  Job Club

  • 11 Garrat Lane, London SW18 4AQ
  • Launches  26th September 2017

Southwark Job Club

  • Camberwell Library, 48 Camberwell Green, London SE5 7AL
  • Launches 27th September 2017

Moorlands Job Club

  • 50A Corry Drive, Brixton, London SW9 8QT
  • Launches 29th September 2017

Lewisham Job Club

  • 199-201 Lewisham High Street , London SE13 6LG
  • Launches on 2nd October  2017

We also have access to complimentary services if you

  • Need help managing money
  • Need help with digital skills
  • Need help with business English

If you would like to attend any of the job clubs, wan to find out more or register with our services please contact:

Tariq Suleiman, Employment advisor
T: 0207 688 8019
M: 07736 291 531

Kumba Jobe, Employment advisor
T: 0207 688 8020
M: 07715 069874


Apply Now – West Hendon First Steps in Business and Social Enterprise



First Steps in Business And Social Enterprise West Hendon & Barnet

A FREE 5 week programme of expert help and support to help you to take the steps to turn your idea into a business or social enterprise.

Held every Saturday, July 29th – August 26th 2017, 10am to 4pm.  Gladwall House, Perryfield Way, West Hendon, NW9 7DZ

Who Can Apply?

Do you live in West Hendon or are you a Metropolitan or Barnet  Resident?

You can apply if you …
– Are a sole trader, or have a skill and want to develop a business that benefits the community
– Are thinking of starting a business or want to expand your business
– Have just started a business and want to become profitable
– Have a social enterprise idea / social enterprise at an early stage
– Want to develop a social enterprise model from an existing community organisation

To Apply

If you think that your business or social enterprise idea can benefit from First Step in Social Enterprise programme, please complete the registration form.
Please send the completed forms back to:
Hard copies to: First Steps In Social Enterprise Programme, Olmec, Business Design Centre, 52
Upper Street, Islington, London N1 OQH
Send via email: or Andrew Bindi

More Information

If you require further information, want to discuss the programme, or if you need help in filling in these forms, please call us John Mayford 07872 507489 or Andrew Bindi 07702 532 946.
We look forward to receiving your completed registration.