What do you need to get a good job?
Every young Londoner, whatever their background, needs these four core attributes to get a good job:
Awareness of opportunities in London and how to take advantage of them
Aspiration to make the most of the potential that London has to offer
Ability to maximise full potential and achieve a sustainable career
Access to London’s job market
The Mayor’s Fund for London is a social mobility charity, supporting young Londoners from low-income backgrounds. The Mayor of London, Sadiq Khan, is our patron.
We want to see young Londoners with fulfilling careers thriving in their communities and developing into leaders across the city. Our key aim is to improve their access, awareness, abilities and aspirations so that they are better placed to take advantage of the outstanding opportunities that London has to offer.
Our charitable activities focus on:
Supporting children to be happy, healthy and motivated to learn
Helping young Londoners to stay on track at school
Employment and Enterprise
Increasing awareness of opportunities, preparation for employment and better access to employers