Employment & Training

The Hive Employment & Training service provides one to one employment support and free, accredited training to the local community.

We support around 250 local residents into jobs every year, helping people overcome barriers to employment such as mental health, childcare responsibilities and financial hardship.

We do this by:

  • Exploring different career options
  • Creating CVs
  • Providing support with job search and job applications
  • Finding work experience, volunteering and networking opportunities
  • Providing support with interview techniques and mock interviews

Our training includes Functional Skills in English, Maths and ICT, English for Speakers of Other Languages, and short courses such as Common Health Conditions and Information, Advice and Guidance, all designed to boost employability.

We pride ourselves on helping people overcome gaps in their employment, working through multiple barriers to secure sustainable and meaningful jobs.

For more information contact employment&training@poplarharca.co.uk or apply for support using the forms below.

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Opportunities

Job Opportunities

Volunteer Digital Champion

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Digital Champions help others understand the benefits of using the internet & teach how to do simple things online that…

Job Opportunities

Working Start – Childcare Programme

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This Working Start Childcare Programme is offering unemployed residents of Tower Hamlets the opportunity to get ahead with an apprenticeship…

Training Opportunities

L2 Certificate in Creating a Business Start Up – Online Course

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This is an online course. The qualification is designed for learners seeking the skills and knowledge needed to develop a…

Training Opportunities

Healthcare Horizons

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We run this training programme in conjunction with Barts Health NHS. You will receive two weeks of training, including an accredited…

Training Opportunities

L1 Certificate in Employability Skills – Online Course

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This is an online course. This qualification is designed to develop your skills required in the workplace, improve your confidence…

Training Opportunities

L2 Certificate in Understanding Dignity and Safeguarding in Adult Health and Social Care – Online Course

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This is an online course. It is useful for work with vulnerable adults in the health and social care sectors.…

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L2 Information, Advice or Guidance – Online Course

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This is an online course. This qualification is designed for those working in, or looking to work in, an information,…

Training Opportunities

Functional Skills – Maths (E2 and E3)

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Do you want to improve your skills, boost your employability and gain a recognised qualification? We’re now providing a FREE…

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Functional Skills – English (E2 and E3)

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Do you want to improve your skills, boost your employability and gain a recognised qualification? We’re now providing a FREE…

Training Opportunities

L2 Certificate in Awareness of Mental Health Problems – Online Course

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This qualification aims to develop knowledge of mental health conditions, signs, triggers and symptoms, and how mental health affects an…