Finding employment in Jersey

6.2.0 Updated on:22 December 2021

Work Zone

The Work Zone is based at Customer and Local Services. The team provide advice on job-seeking as well as what to do if you do not have a job and are receiving Income Support.

Philip Le Feuvre House
La Motte Street
St Helier

See here for more information.

Tel: +44 1534 444444

Opening hours: 8.30am – 5.00pm Monday to Friday

Back to Work Team

Back to Work is a cross-departmental team that works closely with employers to match their job vacancies with locally qualified job seekers.

See here for more information.

Other ways of finding a job

  • Job vacancies which are advertised
  • Employment Advisers
  • Special Employment Needs Co-ordinator
  • Job Coach Scheme
  • Jersey Employment Trust website
  • Jersey Employers Network on Disability

Job vacancies are brought up to date every day at the Work Zone at Customer and Local Services. They have a website where you can look at vacant jobs online. Members of the public can also *register on the website and be sent e-mails when suitable vacancies are available.

NOTE: * This registration must not be mixed up with registering with Employment Services as unemployed in order to have Social Security Contribution Credits paid.

Newspaper advertisements

The Jersey Evening Post has job advertisements in the paper. These are also available on their website

Recruitment Agencies in Jersey Telephone Directory

See Yellow pages in the Jersey Telephone Directory.

Employment in child care

If you are interested in working with children you could contact the Jersey Child Care Trust for information.

Fiona Vacher
Executive Director
The Bridge
Le Geyt Road
St Saviour
JE2 7NT

Tel: +44 1534 629901
Email: info@jcct.org.je

If you wish to become a Family Day Carer (which used to be known as A ‘childminder’) you need to register with the Education Department.

For further details contact:

PO Box 142
Highlands
St Saviour
Jersey

Tel: +44 1534 509490

Employment for people with a disability or special needs

If you have a disability or special needs, you should contact the Work Zone Customer and Local Services for advice.

Skills Jersey

Skills Jersey create a centre of excellence with clear links connecting education and life-long learners with industry.

Tel: +44 1534 449440
Email: skillsjersey@gov.je
Website: www.gov.je/skillsjersey

Jersey Employment Trust

The Jersey Employment Trust ( JET) is a charitable trust which aims to help people with a disability to find and keep employment. This includes people with a brain injury, sensory impairment, learning disability, physical impairment, mental health problem or neurological impairment.

Contact details

Gill Misson, Employment Co-Ordinator

E-mail: gill.misson@jet.co.je
Tel: +44 1534 788980
Website: www.jet.co.je

Advance to Work Scheme

Work placement and training scheme for school leavers aged 16-19 here.