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The Employment Academy


The Employment Academy is an historic building in the heart of Camberwell, which houses a number of community services helping people in south London find work. The project was developed by Thames Reach, a well established charity that has worked with people in south London for the past thirty years.


The Employment Academy, 29 Peckham Road, Southwark, South East London, SE5 8UA, United Kingdom

Room Summary

Maximum Capacity of Largest Room110
Minimum Capacity of Smallest Room2
Number of Halls1
Number of Meeting Room options5
Number of Guest Room options

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Opened in 1904 and designed by famous architect Edwin T.Hall, the Employment Academy offers beautiful modern meeting spaces in a historic setting.

We have an Italian restaurant on site, which spills out onto a Mediterranean-style courtyard in the summer.

Meeting rooms and a grand hall are available for hire for training, corporate and private functions. The largest room seats 100 people in rows, and the smallest room just two.

Discounts apply to community groups. All rooms have step-free access and include free WiFi and reception services.



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