Work with Accommodation

The following sites promote opportunities for work which includes accommodation:
http://www.indeed.co.uk/Free-Accommodation-Live-jobs-in-London
https://www.gumtree.com/jobs/london/accommodation
https://www.wwoof.org.uk/
http://helpstay.com/
https://www.workaway.info/
http://www.helpx.net
http://www.nomadwallet.com/free-accommodation-at-hostels-an-interview-with-a-die-hard-hostel-fan/
https://www.adzuna.co.uk/jobs/london/accommodation-provided
http://www.newsnow.co.uk/classifieds/jobs/live-in-accommodation-jobs-uk.html

Work Clubs

Work Clubs are equipped with IT and internet and provide practical advice and support with finding work and training. They may also be able to help with finding volunteering opportunities.

Monday
Acton Town Hall Library Work Club, High Street, Acton, W3 6NE 10am – 1pm. (not Bank Hols)
UR4Jobs St Saviour’s Church, Upper Room, Wendell Park, Cobbold Rd W12, 12 – 5pm

Tuesday
Hanwell Community Centre Work Club, Westcott Crescent, Hanwell, W7 1PD 9.30am – 1.30pm. Run by EASE, http://www.easecharity.btck.co.uk/
Northolt Work Club, Northolt Library, Church Road, Northolt, Middlesex UB5 5AS 10am -1pm
UR4Jobs St Saviour’s Church, Upper Room, Wendell Park, Cobbold Rd W12, 12 – 5pm

Friday
Ealing Work Club, Ealing Central Library, Ealing Broadway Shopping Centre 10am – 3pm

St Paul’s Church hosts a Christians Against Poverty Job Club on Tuesdays in Term-Time. They run a free 8 session “Steps to Employment” Course, which includes 1:1 coaching support. You need to be eligible to work in the UK and willing to commit to attending the full 8 weeks of the course.
Contact: Julia Sarson on 07473004435or email juliasarson@capjobclubs.org.
Location: St Paul’s Church, Ridley Avenue, London W13 9XW

Job Centre

Help with Finding Work and Claiming Benefits

National Job Centre Enquiry Line: 0345 604 3719
The address of the local Job Centre is:
Ealing Job Centre, 86-96 Uxbridge Road, West Ealing, W13 8RA

The Job Centre has IT Facilities and offers WiFi access. They may also be able to assist with work-related telephone calls for those without mobile telephones. At time of writing the opening hours were Monday-Friday, 9am-5pm, but were about to change.

To make a Jobseeker’s Allowance Claim On-line:
https://www.dwpe-services.direct.gov.uk/portal/page/portal/jsaol/l
Or call the following number for new benefit claims: 0800 055 6688
You will need your National Insurance Number and Date of Birth.

To enquire about existing claims for the following Jobseeker’s Allowance, Income Support, Incapacity Benefit and Employment and Support Allowance, call 0345 608 8545.

The Job Centre provides a work coach to support claimants in their search for work. Information on courses, training and apprenticeships is also available.