Hot desking, co-working, remote working – the trend for flexible work space has well and truly taken off in London. Of course, it’s not to be confused with the type of flexible working our flexible recruitment agency offers. This is quite different, although the two are not entirely exclusive.

 

Flexible working is two things:

  1. The ability to work in different places.
  2. Non-traditional full-time hours – so anything outside of the 9-5 job.

Flexible work space in London is widely available. From WeWork spaces to Hubble offices, co-working is particularly in demand in the freelance and self-employed category. But increasingly, businesses require outside office space for meetings and to help employees to think differently.

In fact, flexible work space is in big demand in the capital and has elevated its position as a centre of excellence when it comes to flexible work. It far outstrips New York in terms of flexible work space available and the number of people using these operations.

Meanwhile, when it comes to the type of flexible working that we recruit for, London is showing signs of embracing more productive ways of working. But there’s still a long way to go before job advertisements offer flexible working as standard. Presenteeism is alive and kicking in the capital and that needs to change if we’re to see the gender pay gap close once and for all.

If you’d like to find a flexible role in London, please register with Ten2Two.org today. Or if you’d like to find flexible workers for your business, please contact us.

Previous News Posts

Video interview

How to video interview for your next job

Employers are still recruiting and planning ahead for the post-Coronavirus period. They are increasingly using remote recruitment strategies and you may need to think about preparing to interview by video. Given all the current uncertainty in the workplace environment, many companies are looking for experienced candidates like our Ten2Two members who can integrate teams quickly […]

how to work remotely with children

How to work remotely with children during the Coronavirus crisis

Blogs

For a long time, working remotely was considered a dream, a luxury or some sort of company benefit. Today practically everyone is working from home (including the children!) and for many working parents, it’s turning into a nightmare! So how can you juggle childcare and continue to work remotely with children at home? At Ten2Two, […]