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Early Help Employment Team

The Early Help Employment Team are a team of four Employment Advisers who work across Islington Families First Teams and Children's Social Care Teams.

The team work alongside Family Support Workers and Social Workers to help adults in families move into work and take steps to work.

The service has a coaching approach and encourages people to recognise strenghts and consider what they can achieve rather than focus on challenges.

Families are supported to build positive routines, confidence, skills, work experience and social networks as significant steps to work.

Who to contact

Anya Hiley 0207 527 7312


Multiple addresses as the team are based in different teams.

Time / date Details

Opening times/date
Monday to Friday 9am-5pm

Other Details

Age Ranges
Who is this service for?
Long term unemployed, mental health issues and parents are eligible for the service.
Can I refer myself?
How to refer or apply

Family Support Workers or Social Workers can refer.

Please note the team work with families who are recieving support from families First Teams and Children's Social Care and only take referrals from these teams.

If you would like to find out more about services for families including family support you can contact the Family Information Service on 0207 527 5959

Parents to be or childrens under 5: drop into your local Brightstart Centre.

Parents with children 5-19 years old: call or drop into your local Families First team on 0207 527 4343

If you are a professional and would like to find help for a family please phone the Children's Contact Team on 0207 527 7400 or complete the request for service form.

Record updated: 14/12/2018