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30 Hay

Currie Street, Poplar

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E14 6GN

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London Youth are hosting an exciting event allowing young people and young people with disabilities or learning difficulties ages 18-24 access to a number of employers, Potential jobs and development opportunities such as taster days, work experience/voluntary work & vacant jobs. It's the perfect environment if you want to develop your networking skills, engage with a range of young people experiencing similar barriers finding work as you meet accessible employers who could help change your future.

What the evening will include:

  • Performances from young people.
  • Presentation from employers covering what the companies do and why young people should apply for their jobs.
  • The opportunity to apply for jobs and apprenticeships on the day.
  • Very low or no entry requirements for apprenticeships and job opportunities being offered.
  • Exclusive interviews offered to young people.

Vacancies available on the day:

  • Retail apprenticeships & manufacturing jewellery apprenticeships.
  • Infantry soldier, Army nurse, Electronics Technician, Movement controller, Tank crewman, Doctor, Dog handler, Vehicle Mechanic, Veterinary Technician, HR Specialist, Gunner Missile System, Driver, Royal Military Police.
  • Transport for London Traineeships and Apprenticeships.
  • Level 1 – 4 Accountancy, Business & Administration apprenticeships.
  • Level 2 – 4 Customer Service & IT apprenticeships.

All of the above positions start with either little or no entry requirements.

There will be food and refreshments available on the day!


If you are a Talent Match participant you will also have the exciting opportunity to showcase your own talent for example song, dance, spoken word, poetry, short films, documentary's, arts or whatever it may be, to show employers that people with disabilities can be extremely talented and have lots to offer. We will even give you a copy of your own performance for your portfolio or YouTube channel if you have one. Register your interest in performing at the event by Monday 23rd April by emailing Folake.Olayinka@londonyouth.org or calling 07736619597.


If you request assistance before the event, our staff will do their best support you. However, as we can’t guarantee we will have enough staff to provide the level of assistance you need, please bring a support worker, assistant or a friend/family member with you in order for you to get the most out of the day. However if you have any additional needs for which you would require us to provide assistance for, would you let us know what this might be and we'll try our best to see whether it is in our power to help.


Transport/ for getting to and from the event?

Train Stations:

All Saints DLR (coming from Stratford)

Devons Road DLR (coming from Canary Wharf)

Walk: 7 minute walk from All Saints DLR Station

12 minute walk from Devon Road Station


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Currie Street, Poplar

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E14 6GN

United Kingdom

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