Leeds Employment Hub

Our team are here to help and support you. We can help you to find a job, apprenticeship, a training or learning opportunity.

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We can help you to identify and secure new opportunities.

Whether you are looking for a job, a new job, or wanting to retrain in order to do a different job, we can help you to achieve your goals. 

Our Employment Advisors are based in the local community and can offer:

  • Individual support tailored to your needs
  • Careers advice and guidance
  • Opportunities to learn new skills
  • Tips on CV writing and completing application forms
  • Interview practice
  • Access to local job and apprenticeship opportunities
  • Opportunities to hear from a range of local employers
  • In-work support
  • Information and guidance on self-employment
  • Advice on benefits calculations and managing debt


Our jobshops are located in our community hubs throughout Leeds, in the heart of our communities. At your local jobshop we can help you with:

  • searching for a job
  • creating or updating your CV
  • completing job application forms
  • preparing for an interview


Job opportunities

Leeds City Council jobs

Extra support

There may be other reasons why you may be out of work. These can include debt, addiction, legal issues and carer responsibilities.

The Leeds Directory can give you further information and support.

The Skills Toolkit

The National Careers Service have a free, online site with digital and numeracy courses.

To help build and develop your skills.

Help to start your own business

Do you want to be your own boss and start your own business instead? Find out about the support and resources available.



European Social Fund

Leeds Employment Hub is part funded through the European Social Fund. It pulls together a number of projects aimed at supporting Leeds residents into employment, education and or training, including the Leeds City Region Employment Hub managed by West Yorkshire Combined Authority, Youth Engagement and Progression Programme managed by City of Bradford Metropolitan District Council.

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Branded Employment Hub in Leeds and Bradford and Works Better in Kirklees, supports young people aged 15 to 24 from across Leeds who are not in education, employment or training. Young people will receive individual support tailored to their needs. The program is part funded through the European Social Fund and is aimed at supporting Leeds residents into employment, education and or training. The programme is managed by Leeds City Council in partnership with City of Bradford Metropolitan District Council, Kirklees Council and C&K Careers.