Find the right job for you

We offer a free employment support service for anyone living in the London borough of Southwark.

We’re proud to work with residents of all ages, experiences and backgrounds, offering high quality, one-to-one support.

Southwark Works is available to residents of the London Borough of Southwark. Check your eligibility here.


Southwark Works Eligibility Checker

Southwark Works is an employment support service for residents of the London Borough of Southwark.

To check whether you’re a Southwark resident, please enter your postcode below.

You live in Southwark and are eligibile for employment support from Southwark Works.

Browse our jobs or register for support from one of our specialised employment advisers. Please tell us about your circumstances so we can get you the support you need.

Unfortunately, your postcode does not fall within the London Borough of Southwark.

You are not eligible for our employment support services but we have compiled a list of national and local resources that may be helpful.

Good luck in your search.

How can we help you?

We offer a range of free professional services, including:

  • Friendly and personalised employment advice. 
  • Help with CV writing, application forms and interview techniques. 
  • Access to training courses, apprenticeships, volunteer positions and internships across diverse industry sectors. 
  • Online resources to improve your skill set. 
  • Referrals to money management and benefit maximisation organisations.
  • Help for businesses looking to recruit local talent.

Network providers

Southwark Works is a network of employment support organisations who have come together to help you find the right (or a better) job.  All the organisations listed here make up the Southwark Works network and depending on their area of expertise, will support you no matter what your particular challenge or issue may be.

We are always keen to talk to any employers or other support organisations. Please register your interest today, and a member of our team will be in touch.

We hope you never feel the need to complain about any aspect of our service, but if you do, you can do this in person at the Walworth Road office, or in writing to   We aim to respond to all complaints within 5 working days.

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What we believe in

We aim to help as many Southwark residents as possible achieve better pay, hours and career prospects. Behind our mission and the work we do, are three key values.


We believe in a personalised approach
Every job seeker has their own unique experience and ambitions. That’s why we offer tailored, one-to-one services. Matching you with one of our qualified advisers allows us to best serve you by getting to know your specific requirements better.

Working in the borough for the past 15 years, we know this approach works as we’ve successfully connected thousands of people with jobs, helping them realise their career goals.


Our services are available to everyone in the community
We believe that any Southwark resident who wants employment support is entitled to our advice and assistance. We work with local people from all age groups and backgrounds and cater to any level of work experience. Whether you’d like to find a new role, get back into the job market or progress in your career, our friendly team is here to help.


We are committed to equal opportunities.
Everyone in our community should be treated equally in all areas of life, including the workplace. We work with equal opportunities partners to ensure all employees and job applicants have the same chance of following their chosen career path.