If you are interested in jobs, apprenticeships and training opportunities in Nine Elms, please contact us as follows:
If you are a Lambeth resident please visit the Opportunity Lambeth website opportunity.lambeth.gov.uk for the latest job opportunities and apprenticeships in the borough.
The Vauxhall Nine Elms Battersea ‘Opportunity Area’ is located within London’s Central Activities Zone – one of the most productive commercial areas in the world and a high-density employment centre. With the extension of the Northern Line to new stations at Nine Elms and Battersea Power Station, we will unlock the district’s enormous economic potential – delivering up to £7.9 billion in growth and 25,000 new jobs.
Hundreds of people have taken up local construction and engineering apprenticeships with contractors as well as job-specific training and certification courses.
In September 2012 the Nine Elms Vauxhall Partnership unveiled the area’s Employment, Training and Business Charter which aims to maximise the benefits and opportunities stemming from this multi-billion pound investment scheme. The charter is available to read in full from the downloads section, including pledges to:
An Employment and Skills programme is in place which brings all the key partners and agencies together to ensure existing residents and businesses can take full advantage of the investment now taking place on their doorsteps.
Under the framework, every major planning application must include an ’employment and skills plan’ setting out a commitment to providing apprenticeships and local jobs both during and after construction. The exact number is linked to the scale of each development project.
Key features of the framework include: