• Open for recruitment starting January. 

    Two day free two-day careers programme for recent graduates living in Hackney, Tower Hamlets, Newham or Waltham Forest who need help getting started on the graduate career ladder.

    For more information on the workshops contact

  • Want to learn about digital product design?

    Flipside is a paid, industry-led bootcamp introducing you to the basics in digital product design. It is designed and created by some of London’s leading digital agencies, including: Beyond, BIO Agency, Made by Many, Sennep, The Skills Lab and ustwo. Flipside is aimed at helping young east Londoners gain the mindsets, skills and behaviours that will help them break into industry.

    What you will get:

    • Three months of exclusive hands-on training led by some of the best digital agencies in the world
    • Live group projects to build your portfolio
    • A rotating programme with multiple agencies to learn and network with
    • The opportunity to interview for paid positions at agencies
    • An industry mentor to support you in achieving your goals
    • A training bursary of £200 per week to cover travel, food expenses and a bit extra for the duration of the training (up to £2,400 for the duration)

    Applications are now open. Please visit

    Deadline: Monday 9 March

    Programme starts in April. 

  • Open for recruitment starting January. 

    New training facility focusing on in demand 3D and VR skills for industry-led training to enable local people to gain advanced digital skills in a ‘live’ work environment and access a range of digital jobs.

    For more information on the training contact
  • Open for immediate recruitment. 

    Building Legacies has developed an innovative service for SMMEs, predominantly in construction, digital/creative and care-related sectors to enable them to become ‘fitter-to-supply’, providing tailored solutions through Workshops, Briefings, Master-classes, Toolkits, Networking,

    Meet the Buyer and Round Table events and 1-2-1 coaching and mentoring.

    For more information visit: or email

Future Opportunities 

  • Recruiting spring 2020 for placements June to Sept. 

    Opportunities for London Living Wage paid summer internships for young east Londoners going into careers in construction, engineering and architecture.
    For more information or to register interest email
  • Recruitment responses to park contractor demands.

    LLDC make available in-demand short course construction training in areas such as Formwork and Groundwork to get into the industry or you want to progress your career to the next level. To find out more please email about our construction training email

  • Next course recruiting Summer 2020. 

    The Creative Opportunity Programme is a two-week bespoke pre-employability training programme, designed and delivered with industry professional for young adults living in Hackney, Tower Hamlets, Waltham Forest and Newham to help them access jobs in some of London’s leading creative and cultural organisations. For more information see

  • STEP is a 12-month paid internship programme with high profile creative industry setting for young east Londoners wanted to get into the creative sector.

    For more information see

  • Next course recruiting Summer 2020 for autumn start.

    The Inspiring Success programme provides employability support and access to 100% funded bursary study places at Loughborough University London for unemployed or underemployed graduates from the East London Growth Boroughs of Hackney, Newham, Tower Hamlets and Waltham Forest.

    Employability workshop series

    The first method of guidance and support is offered through a series of evening workshops which have been designed to encourage graduates to develop new skills, reflect on their experiences and market themselves to potential employers. The workshops cover topics such as positive thinking and the significance of mindset and resilience in the context of job hunting or career progression. Sessions will include practical networking opportunities with employers such as BT Sport, Here East and Morgan Stanley and run from 3 June to 2 July.

    Click here to apply for the Inspiring Success workshops. The deadline for applications is to 31 May 2020.

    To find out more about the scholarship and to submit an application for the master's programme, please visit our how to apply page.

  • Studio applications via website.

    Poplar Works - Fashion District is a new space for fashion in East London. Poplar HARCA, London College of Fashion, UAL and The Trampery have developed Poplar Works together over the past years and will be opening in November 2019. 

    There are over forty studios across our two sites, as well as training spaces, a small production unit and a café. Studios range from 114 – 298 ft2 and start at £200 a month. The studios at Poplar Works are open to anyone working in the fashion economy – designers, makers, photographers, jewellers and more.

    Prospective applicants can find more details of the application process and the available studio types at