Newham Workplace

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. 

About Newham Workplace 

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. 

Find out if you are eligible to register with Newham Workplace on their website​ 

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.  

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