Careers and Enterprise

We have an extensive Careers Programme for Years 7-11 including University visits, Careers and enterprise workshops held at school an trips to employers.
If you would like to run a workshop/talk please contact:

The Careers lead Firdawsi Ahmed at


Careers Provisions Grid


Year 7

Year 8

Year 9

Year 10

Year 11

University Visit




City university/  QM




Student Visit

Bank of England


Science Skills Fair



Sky Academy Studios





Bank of England


Rock Assembly

Fresh field office


Work Experience


Addleshaw and Godard

Young Citizens economics workshop


Skills London


Diversity Careers



Employer Visit

Education D Trust


National Careers Week Workshop

Education D Trust


Young Citizens Media Workshop


National Careers Week Workshop

Barclays life skills Workshops


National Careers Week Workshop


121 Interviews

Head to Head


Getting Ahead


National Careers Week Workshop


Barclays Wildheart workshops


Young Citizens economics workshop


City University workshop


College Visits


College Assemblies


Apprenticeship Assembly


121 Interviews


LEA Careers Fair


City University Workshop


(School post 16 provisions support programme)



Year 11

To support you with your post 16 applications please find three presentations: Post 16 Options, Personal Statement Support, Application support.

You must apply to either Sixth form, College or for an apprenticeship/traineeship for September 2020.

Please find below the deadlines for your post 16 applications:

Important Dates and Deadlines:

Researching Sixth forms, and entry requirements for chosen subjects and courses:
Monday 7th October:

First draft personal statement:
Monday 11th November

Final draft Personal statement:
Monday 25th November

First College/ Sixth Form Application:
Monday 2nd December

All applications completed:
Monday 16th December

Colleges and Sixth Form

A-Levels - You must pick between 3-4 subjects to study, the study duration is for two years (Exam based).
Entry Requirements: 5 GCSES grade 5-9 Including Maths and English.
(Please check individual subject requirements on college/ sixthform websites)

BTEC - You must pick 1 course to study, the study duration is for two years (Coursework based)
Entry Requirements: 5 GCSES grade 4-9 including Maths and English
(Please check individual subject requirements on college/ provider websites)

Apprenticeship: Working whilst gaining a qualification
Entry Requirements: Please check your chosen apprenticeship

Apply for apprenticeships through official Government website:

You must attend open days: please use the websites below to book an open day and research subjects offered.

Name of college/ Sixth form

Open day

Application Deadline

Mulberry School For Girls Sixth Form

Thursday 7th November: 4.00pm-6pm

January 2020

Central Foundation Girls School Sixth Form

Thursday 14th November: 4.30-6.00

January 2020

Stepney Green Maths, Computing and Science Sixth Form

Thursday 14th November- 4.30-6.00

December 2020

Sir John Cass Red Coat Sixth Form

Tuesday 12th November 2019- 3.30pm- 7pm

February 2020

Morpeth Sixth Form

Wednesday 6th November: 4.30-7.00pm

December 2020

Swanlea Sixth Form


January 2020

London Academy of Excellence

Wednesday 30th October- 4pm - 8pm

Wednesday 13 November- 4pm - 8pm

Saturday 23 November- 10am- 4pm

January 2020

Newvic College (E13)

Saturday 12th October- 9.30– 12.30pm

Saturday 25th January- 9.30 -12.30pm

March 2020

Newham Collegiate  Sixth Form- NCS( E6)

Thursday 28th November- 5pm-8pm

Thursday 5th December- 5pm-8pm

February 2020

Newham College of Further Education- (E6)

Wednesday 16th October- 5pm-7pm

Tuesday 12th November- 5pm-7pm

March 2020

Leyton Sixth Form College

Saturday 9th  November- 10am -1pm

Saturday 8th February- 10am -1pm

March 2020

City and Islington College

Health and Social Care/ Childcare- 6th November-  4pm-7pm

General A-levels- Saturday 9th November- 10am- 3pm

Business, Arts and Technology- 6th November 4-7pm

January 2020

New City College (Arbour Square Branch)

Atlee: 26th November- 4.30-7pm

Redbridge- 26th November- 4.30-7pm

Hackney- 26th November- 4.30-7pm

Tower Hamlets 27th November- 4.30-7pm

February 2020

Mulberry UTC Sixth Form

Wednesday 13th November- 5.00-7.00

January 2020

Oakland's Sixth Form

Wednesday 20th November- 4-6.30

January 2020

St Pauls Way Sixth Form

Thursday 21st November- 4.30- 7pm

January 2020

Brampton Manor Sixth Form

Wednesday 20th November- 5.00-8.00pm

Thursday 21st November -5.00-8.00pm

December  2020

College and Sixth Form Website Links


Mulberry School for Girls Sixth Form

Central Foundation Girls Sixth Form

Stepney Green Maths, Computing and Science Sixth Form

Sir John Cass Red Coat Sixth Form

Swanlea Sixth Form

Morpeth Sixth Form

Oaklands Sixth Form

Bow Sixth Form

Mulberry UTC

St. Pauls Way Sixth Form

Newham Collegiate Sixth Form

Newham College of Further Education

Newvic Sixth Form College

Leyton Sixth Form College

City and Islington College

New City College

London Academy of Excellence

City of London Boys Sixth Form

City of London Girls Sixth Form


Year 10 Work Experience:

23rd- 25th March 2020

- All of our year 11s will go out on work experience this week. Students must either find their own placement using a self placement form, or the school will place them somewhere.

Useful Career Links

The below hyperlinks will provide you with information covering a full range of options from apprenticeships to subjects and university choices.

All About Careers

Success at School

icould Buzz Quiz

National Careers

Target Careers

Find an Apprenticeship

Apprentice Careers Advice


Youth Emlployment

Start Careers - Can use as a guest, without needing to register

Game Plan

Russell Group

Target Careers - Parent's Guide


Post 16 Presentation
Personal Statement Presentation
Application Guidance
Careers Provider Access Policy
Why Choose LEA?
How Do I Join?

London Enterprise Academy
Aneurin Bevan House
81-91 Commercial Road
E1 1RD

Telephone: 0207 426 0746


Transport Routes

Bus routes – D3, 15, 40, 115, 135, 25, 205, 254,100

DLR to Shadwell or overground

Underground to Aldgate East or Whitechapel