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A look at this month’s Job Fair and opportunities available in Harrow

Harrow’s a great place to be if you’re looking for work – as was demonstrated by this month’s Harrow Job Fair which showcased opportunities available in Harrow and beyond. In this article, we’re looking at what’s out there for jobseekers in our borough.

The unemployment rate in Harrow stands at a relatively low 4.8% due to a number of jobs and apprenticeships on offer – so let’s take a look at some of these:

Health and social care

If you’ve got your sights set on a career within health & social care or construction, the good news is that you may be eligible for funding to train within these sectors. Portland Training can help to set you on the right path whether you’re just starting out or looking for a career change.

Harrow Council careers

If you fancy playing a part in shaping the future of our borough, a career with Harrow Council might be the right fit. From building and gardening to admin and management, Harrow Council has a number of opportunities available right now for those looking for a long term, rewarding career.

Harrow School careers

While an education at Harrow School may only be for the select few, you may be able to enter these hallowed halls as an employee. The prestigious school often advertises vacant positions which range from teaching and admin to groundskeeping, nursing and even sports such as the current vacancy for a rugby professional.

A look at this month’s Job Fair and opportunities available in Harrow Harrow Online
Job Fair to be held at Byron Hall this month.

Lights, camera, action

If you’re a budding Bigelow or trainee Tarantino, make a date with the London Film & TV Job Fair taking place at the Byron Hall in Harrow on the 24th of February. The event will give you the opportunity to meet some movers and shakers within the industry as well as providing information on jobs and internships which may be available to you.


Brake fluid specialists, Orthene, are based in the South Harrow Industrial Estate and often have roles available in a number of sectors including engineering, project management and administration. For information about vacancies, contact the company either by email or by post at HR, Orthene, Brember Road, South Harrow Industrial Estate, HA2 8UJ.

Who cares?

A career in caring can be hard work but can also be incredibly rewarding and care homes in Harrow are always crying out for compassionate and hard working staff. Roles can range from medical and nursing to planning events and entertaining and you can check out the latest vacancies here.

Harrow is a diverse and dynamic borough and it takes a wide range of skills and personalities to keep it running. As we’ve shown in this article, there are employment opportunities in Harrow to suit every skill set – so, what are you waiting for?

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