Job opportunities in Nine Elms
There will be an Olympic scale job boost which will take place as a result of the developments in Nine Elms over the next ten years. Around 20,000 construction roles created during the building process and a further 25,000 permanent jobs in new shops, offices, restaurants, hotels and leisure venues which are now being built.
Opportunities will range form full/part time work, apprenticeships, work placements and traineeships.
Wandsworth Council ensures that local people have priority access to many of these opportunities via the Work Match local recruitment team. This jobs brokerage service also actively seeks out local applicants and offers free support and coaching to get candidates job-ready.
The Queenstown Quest
The council has also launched the Queenstown Quest initiative which provides young unemployed people living in Nine Elms with a range of intensive, one-to-one support.
This aim is to help local youth take advantage of the career opportunities this long lasting development programme has brought to their door step.