More census jobs announced

OVER 200 more jobs have been announced for Newham residents to help carry out the 2011 census.

The 215 collector positions that are up for grabs cover full- and part-time roles with flexible hours ranging from 15 to 37 hours a week.

Hani Ahmed, census area manager for Newham, said: “We are looking for 215 people with good local knowledge and people skills to offer the help and assistance that some people will require to complete the census questionnaire.

“This is a real chance to make a difference in Newham, earn some money, gain valuable skills and work experience.”

To apply for these or other paid roles go to

Census 2011 takes place on March 27, 2011.