Supported employment

We can help Hackney residents who have health and social care needs to find paid or self-employment, stay in employment and improve your vocational skills to help progress through your career.

Who is eligible

Supported employment is open to all Hackney residents managing a health condition or disability including:

  • learning disabilities
  • mental health conditions
  • autism spectrum disorder


If you're a Hackney resident with health and social care needs, we offer tailored support to help you find work, as well as ongoing support while you're working, including:

  • helping you work out what your ambitions, learning needs and individual skills are
  • helping you develop a CV and fill in job applications
  • providing job opportunities tailored to your needs and preferences
  • support during the recruitment process and assistance to improve your interview technique
  • in-work support - job coaching, negotiating reasonable adjustments within the workplace

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