Job Centre Plus moves to Hailsham

Wealden residents looking for work will find help closer at hand as Jobcentre Plus will begin operating out of the Wealden District Council Offices in Hailsham from January.

The drop-in sessions, available to Wealden residents aged 16 or over, take place on Wednesday mornings starting on January 15 at 9.30am to 1pm in the public access area of the Wealden District Council Offices, in Vicarage Lane.

Cllr Claire Dowling, Cabinet Member for Public Healthand Community Safety, said: “I am delighted that Jobcentre Plus will be operating in Wealden, making it more convenient for our residents to access their expertise, support and assistance. By working in partnership, Jobcentre Plus and Wealden District Council have delivered an excellent resource that will bring clear benefits for all members of our community that are looking for work.”