STEM Career Days and Skills Workshops

Our aim is to inspire and engage students with an early opportunity to improve their knowledge and understanding of STEM, engage with local employers and develop work-related skills.

 

STEM Career Days

Our in-school STEM Career Day is a full-day ‘off timetable’ for a whole year group, suitable for year 7, 8 or 9 students:

Challenge Day

Choose from one of our themed challenges for a whole day of activities. Students work in groups on a practical problem-solving activity and are mentored by business volunteers.

Challenges to choose from:

  • Engineering Day
  • Space Day
  • Life Sciences Day

Pricing:

£495+VAT (including 2 members of staff) for a full day

For more information and to book, contact us at [email protected]

 

Carousel Programme

Choose from one of our interactive workshops for a whole day of activities run by our business volunteers.

Interactive choices to choose from:

  • Engineering
  • Space
  • Life Sciences

Pricing:

£495+VAT (including 2 members of staff) for a full day

For more information and to book, contact us at [email protected]

 

STEM Skills Workshops

We recognise that there is a growing skill shortage and we have developed a series of individual workshops to deliver to a classroom of 30 students. Ideal for year 9, 10 and 11 students. Workshops can be mixed and matched for a specific day, or delivered multiple times during the day.

Workshops to choose from:

  • People Like Me (1 hour): A workshop designed to breakdown stereotypes around STEM. Ideal for inspiring students to consider different STEM career paths.
  • CV Writing workshop (1 hour or 2 hours): An overview of how to create a CV, with pitfalls to avoid and the role of a cover letter.
  • Excel Skills (1 hour) – An introduction to key excel functions, graphs and data presentation.
  • Interview Skills (1 hour): An overview of specific interview skills and techniques.
  • Financial Planning (1 hour): Can be linked to Excel Skills and gives a brief look at budgeting and financial planning.
  • Mindfulness (1 Hour): Designed to help students cope with stress, identify and deal with mental health struggles in themselves and those around them.

Pricing:
£99+VAT for 1 hour workshop (including 1 member of staff)
£230+VAT for a part day (including 1 member of staff)

£320+VAT for a full day (including 1 member of staff)
£495+VAT for full day (including 2 members of staff)

For more information and to book please contact us at [email protected].

Our COVID-19 guidelines explain how we are adapting our activities to keep everyone safe.

All our STEM Careers Days are tailored to individual school requirements.

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STEM Career Days

Our in-school STEM Career Day is a full-day ‘off timetable’ for a whole year group, suitable for year 7, 8 or 9 students: choose from our themed challenges or workshops for a whole day of activities.

STEM Skills Workshops

Choose from our skills workshops for classrooms of up to 30 students. Ideal for year 9, 10 and 11 students. Workshops can be mix and matched for a specific day, or delivered multiple times during the day.

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