Lewisham Works

Lewisham Works is a free service for Lewisham residents seeking support to gain new skills and get a job.

We work closely with training partners and businesses to provide pathways into a range of jobs in various sectors.

We offer:

  • a dedicated Employment and Training Advisor
  • one to one careers advice and guidance
  • CV development, job application support and interview techniques
  • sector specific training
  • access to volunteering and work experience opportunities
  • access to vacancies and apprenticeships in Lewisham and the surrounding areas
  • financial advice to maximise the benefits of working
  • funds available for childcare and travel in the first few weeks of a new job

If you want to join Lewisham Works, please email JobsAndSkills@lewisham.gov.uk and an advisor will be in touch with you. You can also request more information via our Contact Us page.

If you are a business who would like to recruit local talent, then Lewisham Works can support you too at no cost to your business.

Learn more about us and our success stories below

Lewisham Works
Mark's story