Careers

 We expect all students at London Enterprise Academy to leave and go on to either Further/Higher Education, Training or other Career Opportunities. We hope through Careers Education, our students will be able to make good decisions to reach their aspirations.

 

The eight Gatsby benchmarks of Good Career Guidance

1. A stable careers programme
2. Learning from career and labour market information
3. Addressing the needs of each pupil
4. Linking curriculum learning to careers
5. Encounters with employers and employees
6. Experiences of workplaces
7. Encounters with further and higher education
8. Personal guidance

 

Useful Career Links 

Please use the below links to gain some insight into different Careers, University and routes after year 11

National Careers Service:

This provides information, advice and guidance on learning, training, career choice, career development, job search, and the labour market. You can find out different jobs, the salary, steps to get there and more. 

National Careers Service

 

Labour Market Information:

Labour market information describes the condition of the labour market, past and present, as well as future projections. It makes clear where work opportunities are increasing or decreasing. Please find LMI information for all over the country and specifically for London. 

LMI for all 

LMI London 

 

Find An Apprenticeship:

Use this government website to search for apprenticeships. This is when you are employed to do a real job while studying for a formal qualification. You can start start an apprenticeship straight after year 11 or after college.

Find An Apprenticeship 

 

UCAS:

UCAS stands for Universities and Colleges Admissions Service. It’s the centralised service that students use to apply to university. You can search different university courses and entry requirements to prepare yourself for the near future. 

UCAS

 

Additional Websites:

All About Careers

Success at School

icould Buzz Quiz

Target Careers

Apprentice Careers Advice

Milkround

Youth Employment

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

Game Plan

Russell Group

Target Careers - Parent's Guide

 

CV and Interview Support:

Please download documents below to gain further information on CV/Interview support 

CV Writing Tips
pdf
Interview Tips
pdf
Why Choose LEA?
Prospectus
How Do I Join?
Enterprise

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

Telephone: 0207 426 0746

Email: info@londonenterpriseacademy.org

Transport Routes

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

DLR to Shadwell or overground

Underground to Aldgate East or Whitechapel