The College of Haringey, Enfield and North East London held two employability fairs at its Enfield Centre and Tottenham Centre in May. The Fairs give students the opportunity to talk to employers, universities and training providers about their futures and what to do next as their college courses draw to a close.Hundreds of students came along to the three hour events attended by organisations such as, Grad Jobs, Hays Recruitment, London Ambulance Service, the armed forces, Job Centre Plus, What Uni and Apprenticeships First.
Volunteering organisations also attended, such as The Daneford Trust who help young people fundraise so that they can carry out charity work for 3-12 months in Africa, Asia or the Caribbean.
Dean Leham and Corem Bilgili are Science Level 3 Extended Diploma students and both are off to university. Dean wants to study pharmacy and spoke to Sam Haysom of What Uni about is options. Corem already has her place at Westminster Kingsway to study Molecular Biology and Genetics.
Doris Agyapong is studying Health and Social Care Level 3. She came to find out about apprenticeship opportunities in Care. Her long term goal is to work as a nurse.
The College holds careers fairs each year to help students progress successfully to higher levels of study or work.