Welcome to

UKON Careers

Our vision and role is to develop, encourage greater participation & understanding in carnival arts & support employability skills. We also support community cohesion.

Our Commitment to Community Support Needs Help

Established in May 2014, and focused was initially on delivering career guidance and information services to encourage economic wellbeing and inspire success in young people and our communities. 

UKON Vision: – We encourage economic wellbeing and inspire success for individuals and in our communities.


UKON Mission Statement: – To deliver motivational and inspirational projects to support cohesion, inclusion, economic and emotional wellbeing for individuals and our communities.

To develop Carnival Arts locally and nationally and build engagement and participation.

Our Engagement

Organisations have worked with us

People have engaged with our pre-carnival workshops since 2015

Attendees at Barking Carnival since 2015

Are Partners are Important to US!!!

They are the reason we are still going. Find out more about them 

Coming Soon

Ukon Careers Will Be Starting Careers coaching again soon

Established in 2014, UKON Careers is a Community Interest Company based in the heart of Barking and Dagenham and delivers services locally and internationally. We are a careers company that uses carnival arts as a platform to support people into employment, education, training and community cohesion. We are starting again Soon!!!


We rent costumes from our range of designs choose one that best suits your needs. 

View Our Gallery

See what we have been up to

Check Out Our Gallery

The Bridging Divides Project

Come join the fun in making some lovely creations

Our Workshops

Have a look at some of our favourite videos from the workshops we have been posting over the past few weeks. All of our videos can be found on our YouTube channel:

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Contact us

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020 3288 2207
+44 (0)7796073812

Opening times: 9:00-4:30




16 Pickering Road
Essex IG11 8PG

Registered in England and Wales, Registered company number: 09046892

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