Yinka is a Careers Adviser, offering careers guidance to pre 16 pupils in schools around the Borough of Barking and Dagenham.
Yinka has over 30 years’ experience, having begun her career with Hackney Careers Service, after completing a degree and a Level 7 diploma in Careers Guidance and Training (DIPCG). After leaving Hackney Careers Service, she spent 19 years with the Borough of Waltham Forest. During that time she completed a Master’s in Education and Training.
Her role with Waltham Forest included offering careers guidance to pre 16, post 16 pupils and adults. Yinka also specialized with young people in alternative provision such as, young mothers. new arrivals and excluded pupils. Her current work mainly focuses on mainstream work with pre 16 pupils with BDSIP and other schools across East London.