Careers and Work Related Learning

Our Careers and Aspirations Manager is Farjana Aktar. Her role is to provide information, advice and guidance to help students make realistic choices about their education. Farjana also works in partnership with an external Careers Advisor from 15billionebp.

Her main responsibilities are to ensure that students are provided with the correct information and advice when making decisions about post 16 education and training.

  • Organise work experience for year 10 students
  • Arrange option evenings in partnership with other educational establishments
  • Plan and organise career fairs
  • Organise and participate in IAG events at Forest Gate Community School and other events where appropriate
  • Provide parents/carers with information about the services that are available to help young people make effective learning and career decisions
  • Provide comprehensive information to parents regarding work experience.

Parents, please get in touch directly with Miss Aktar if you would like any career-related information or advice for your child. All students in year 11 will receive a one-to-one career interview which can be conducted with parents present when requested.

Farjana Aktar
Careers and Aspirations Manager

Telephone: 020 8534 8666 Ext 120
Email: farjana.aktar@forestgatecst.org

Training providers are welcome to contact Farjana directly to arrange presentations and involvement in careers fairs at Forest Gate Community School.