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Job Opportunities

If you have been made redundant or are self-employed and have lost out on work due to the coronavirus outbreak, there is support for you.

For example, you may be entitled to Universal Credit. For more information on eligibility and how to claim, please click here.

If you are self-employed, you may be entitled to a taxable grant of up to 80% of your trading profits, up to a maximum of £2,500 per month for the next three months. To find out more, click here.

If you are looking for a new role, many companies have launched hiring drives at this time. See below for a number of links to businesses currently looking for staff.

NHS

Aldi

Amazon

Asda

Co-op

Iceland

Lidl

Marks and Spencer

Morrisons

National Careers Service

Ocado

Sainsbury’s

Staffline

Tesco

British Steel Jobs

You can also find full and part-time jobs, or get support with claiming benefits by contacting your local Job Centre Plus. For more information, please click here.

To support you it may be necessary to request some personal information from you, any information you choose to share with us will be dealt with under our data protection policy which can be found here.