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Employer Engagement

At The Westgate School, we believe in providing our students with the best opportunities to succeed in their future careers. That's why we place a strong emphasis on employer engagement in our careers education programme.

Here's Why It's So Important (Click Here)

  • Real-world Insight: Interacting with employers gives students a glimpse into the actual workplace, helping them understand the skills and qualities needed to thrive in different industries.
  • Relevance: By engaging with employers, students can see how their studies connect to real-world career paths, making their education more meaningful and motivating.
  • Networking: Engaging with employers allows students to build valuable professional networks, which can open doors to internships, job opportunities, and mentorship.
  • Exploring Careers: Meeting with employers exposes students to a variety of career options, helping them make informed decisions about their future paths based on firsthand experiences.
  • Skill Development: Employers often offer workshops and training sessions to help students develop essential skills such as communication, teamwork, and problem-solving.
  • Feedback and Guidance: Employers provide valuable feedback on CV's, cover letters, and interview skills, helping students improve and become more competitive in the job market.
  • Industry Insights: Employers share insights into industry trends, ensuring that students stay informed about evolving job market demands and skills requirements.

By engaging with employers, our students gain valuable insights, skills, and connections that prepare them for successful futures in their chosen fields.

Please see our Employer Engagement Sessions below:

February 2024 


January 2024 

December 2023

November 2023 


October 2023 

September 2023 


August 2023