Success Stories

Meet Daniel

Daniel hadn’t worked for over 2 years due to disability, lack of confidence and a reserved & shy demeanour. Daniel did not have an up to date CV and the last interview Daniel had was two years ago and he needed support with interview techniques and he also lacked training and qualifications. Daniel lives in […]

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Meet Aileen

Aileen took time out of work to raise her son as a single parent, as a result of this Aileen found it hard when it came to finding work as she did not have an up to date CV. Aileen then came to Love London Working and met with advisor Olabisi who discussed career options […]

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Meet Arezou

Arezou first came to the UK in September 2017 after living in Iran, also spending time studying in Germany. When Arezou first arrived she was keen to find herself a job, so she attended job fairs and handed out CV’s to numerous companies with no luck finding a job. Arezou then attended the London Job […]

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Meet Sue

“I was so low… it was enough and then along came Rachel”   Sue worked as a Teaching Assistant in a primary school for 10 years. She has a range of disabilities including diabetes. Unfortunately her employer was unsympathetic to her health issues and her job became a toxic place to work. After 4 years […]

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Meet Shaqueele

‘I just want to thank Love London Working for everything they’ve done to help me’   Shaqueele had been out of work for over a year after deciding he wanted a career change but he felt his CV and experience held him back from a large number of jobs. Hopefully Shaqueele’s partner who is a […]

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Meet Chris

‘Without the help of Summer I wouldn’t have found my next job’ Chris struggled with job applications when trying to find a career due to his dyslexia. He came to Love London Working and met with our advisor Summer who helped him to apply and start his career. Watch Chris’s story.   Interested in registering […]

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Meet Kenneth

“I thought I would have a lot of obstacles. My confidence is back and I’m happy.” Kenneth was unemployed for over 12 years after being made redundant from his previous employer. Struggling to find work and someone to help him in his circumstance Kenneth was then referred to Love London Working where he met his […]

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Meet Suleiman

”From that first meeting, we had that connection. Josh helped me build up my confidence” Suleiman was out of work for a little while before he found out about the Love London Working programme. Struggling with being unable to financially support himself, he felt that nothing was going right in his life. Upon registering with the programme, Suleiman attended […]

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Meet Lisa

‘I can’t say thank you enough to you all … without Love London Working I wouldn’t be where I am now’ After not being in work for 14 years Lisa felt very low on confidence and did not feel that she had enough experience to get back into work. Her advisor Rob suggested that she […]

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Meet Seb

“I had the pleasure of working along side some of the Affinity Sutton employment support team and the enthusiasm and involvement they have in getting people employed is encouraging.” Seb had finished University with a foundation degree in Digital Media Technologies. unable to source any work he started claiming Universal Credit. He met with Janine, one […]

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Meet Alison

‘Love London Working helped me identify where my confidence was lacking and where I feel I now want to move forward to improve on the skills that I already have’ 8 years ago, Alison suffered a stroke. As a result, she had to leave her job of 18 years. Following this she has trouble writing and telling the […]

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Meet Julie

‘Working with Esther was so easy, we went through my CV and it was fantastic compared to what I had before … I found looking for work difficult and challenging but Esther didn’t see it as a problem’ Julie studied at the University of Greenwich on an Education Studies program to try and kickstart her […]

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Meet Jamie

It’s been really useful learning in a multi-trade environment. Southern Housing Group helped Love London Working candidate Jamie get ready for a new career in multi-trade construction, through a traineeship with Breyer Group. Jamie, 22, spent four weeks with Breyer Group. He worked alongside Breyer operatives undertaking responsive works in customers’ homes and communal areas, […]

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Meet Nancy

‘I’d like to thank the Love London Working team, not only for their guidance, but for also arranging childcare so that I could attend my placement.’ Nancy Kiaku, a 36-year-old job-seeker, has been taken on as a catering worker as part of the Love London Working programme in partnership with Tottenham Hotspur Football Club. Nancy, […]

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Meet Sakina

‘Being deaf does not prevent me from working. Love London Working has helped me develop my skills.’ Sakina is profoundly deaf and required help finding work. Struggling with confidence, Sakina was given one to one support to help develop her skills which included building the perfect CV and interview skills practice. In addition Sakina was awarded […]

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