Peabody is a London Housing Association which also provides a range of anti-poverty community development programmes and services including employment and training support. Employment and training centres are currently located in Islington, Hackney, Westminster and Southwark.
Support provided includes: CV and cover letter writing; advice on filling in application forms; job search planning and techniques; interview techniques; mock interviews; job brokerage; employer liaison' skills audit; in work support. Clients have the opportunity to work with employability skills tutors and employment brokers.
Clients have access to PCs for online job searches and access to telephones to contact employers.