An exciting journey of hands-on workshops and work placements, to spark an interest in STEM and make vital connections to the world of work.
- Free programme for S3 - S6 pupils in schools in areas of high deprivation
- Young people are supported through a journey of inspiring workshops and work placements that aim to prepare them for a career in STEM.
- Industry partners support delivery of a sustained programme (online and in-person) that highlights STEM career opportunities.
Online Innovation Workshops - Available Now!
STEM Futures in Cyber Security - In this exciting online challenge, pupils will operate in different roles at an airport that is under attack from a cyber threat. Students will learn how hackers think and discover the skills needed to deal with a major incident in an organisation. In partnership with IBM, we will support your pupils to find out about careers in cyber security.
STEM Futures in Healthcare Science - In this innovative workshop, pupils will compete against each other to climb the career ladder and ultimately become Director of Healthcare Science. Supported by the NHS Golden Jubilee Hospital, this fun 'apprentice race' game will highlight the skills, experience and career progression of healthcare scientists working in hospital labs.
STEM Futures in Construction - Pupils will work together to design and construct a modular building in this innovative hands-on workshop. The experience will increase awareness of modern careers in construction, especially those that can be accessed through apprenticeships. Supported by Morrison Construction, this 2-period lesson includes footage from construction sites and interviews with staff.
STEM Futures Launch Session for Educators - 16 February 2022
Join us to find out more about STEM Futures - A programme for schools in areas of multiple deprivation, to improve young people’s connections to employers and help to prepare them for a career in STEM. We will be holding an online information session ideally suited to those teaching S3- S6 or responsible for STEM, DYW or Partnerships.