Waste service strike

The waste service strike is now over and we have restarted service from 27 September 2023.

Over the next few weeks, our waste service team and private waste contractors will catch up on missed collections and street cleaning as quickly as possible.

We thank everyone for their patience and apologise for the inconvenience

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The Local Supported Employment (LSE) Initiative

The Local Supported Employment (LSE) Initiative is funded by the Department for Work and Pensions (DWP). The LSE is a team of Supported Employment Officers who can support people with learning disabilities and/or autistic spectrum disorders. 

We know that getting a job can be difficult, but we can support you with this. 

The LSE programme will help you:

  • Develop skills which will make you more independent and gain confidence.  
  • Prepare for your future and help you when applying for jobs.

Who can use this service?

You can join this programme if you are aged 18 or over and have a learning disability and/or an autistic spectrum condition.

You must also be living in Tower Hamlets and be interested in working. 

How to apply

If you want to apply for this service, please email our LSE team, call us on 07923441278 or visit us at:

Employment and Skills Centre,
55 Upper Bank Street,
London, E14 5GR
We are open on Tuesdays and Wednesdays between 10am and 4pm.