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About Newham Workplace

Newham Workplace was developed to make sure local people benefit from local regeneration.

We are committed to helping employers find the right local people to work for them and to support local people who want those jobs.

Newham Workplace

How we can help you

Based in Stratford, we are a one stop shop where Newham residents can receive advice about their employment options and where employers across London can place their vacancies to recruit quality staff. We also offer advice on training and  guidance about starting up a business.

Workplace offers a comprehensive service to support the needs of local people. In addition to employment support, we also offer support that range from housing benefit and debt advice, supported employment (a team that supports candidates who may have a physical or learning disability) and a specialised young persons team.  
 
Since launching in May 2007 Workplace has filled more than 30,000 vacancies with Newham residents, and helped more than 900 businesses fill their vacancies.
 
The Workplace team are experts in their field. We understand the needs of our customers, whether you are an employer or a jobseeker.
 
 

Newham Workplace in numbers

We have helped:
  • 30,393 residents into jobs between 2007 and March 2016
  • 16,837 residents into training between 2007 and March 2016

Breakdown of job placements according to sector

​Job sector
2011/12​ 2012/13​ 2013/14​ 2014/15​ ​2015/16
​Construction ​683 ​434 ​562 ​319 ​294
​Retail ​1769 ​1135 ​1041 ​1179 ​1161
​Hospitality, leisure and tourism
​1192 ​1373 ​1069 ​702 ​849
​Office and admin
​240 ​304 ​275 ​303 ​353
​Health and social care
​338 ​292 ​426 ​281 ​278
​Security ​314 ​675 ​273 ​269 ​295
​Finance and business services
​135 ​167 ​260 ​235 ​292
​Public sector
​107 ​166 ​203 ​261 ​306
​Other ​109 ​120 ​178 ​21 ​56
Transport and distribution ​75 ​403 ​97 ​83 ​147
​Manufacturing ​80 ​57 ​75 ​88 ​64
​Wholesale ​6 ​0 ​2 ​0 ​0
​Media and creative services
​21 ​21 ​17 ​37 ​21
​Green economy
​9 ​13 ​14 ​0 ​0
​TOTAL 5,078 5,160 4,492 3,778​ ​4,116
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Contact us

  • Newham Workplace
    112-118 The Grove
    Stratford

    E15 1NS

    020 3373 1101