Hackney 100 work placements

Could you be one of the Hackney 100?

Are you passionate about success? Do you want work experience in an exciting Hackney company? Are you interested in technology, fashion, media, financial services, hospitality? Do you want to earn money outside school hours, whilst building up your CV?

We have 100 work experience placements to provide opportunities for young people aged 16-19. Based in high-profile local Hackney companies, these placements will run alongside your school work, and you will be paid for the work you do. The placements will last for a minimum of 70 hours and a maximum of six months and will fit around your schedule.

How much will I be paid?

You will be paid the maximum national minimum wage, which is currently £7.50 per hour. That's money that you can use to enjoy yourself or save for your future.

What will I be doing?

Whatever your employer asks you to do. You'll be expected to pitch in as part of the team in the workplace, and you'll be given a business mentor from the company to work with, to help you get the most out of the opportunity. You'll be expected to be reliable, punctual and professional.

How will the Hackney 100 be chosen?

All applications will be looked at by the Hackney 100 team who are very experienced at matching people with job opportunities. The successful candidates will be those who do the best job of convincing the team that they have what it takes to make the most of this opportunity.

How do I apply?

The Hackney 100 will be relaunching in July. Information regarding applications for will be available soon, but if you'd like to register your interest, please email hackney100@hackney.gov.uk.

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