Placement: Atkins Ltd (Birmingham) TY846
Location: Atkins Ltd. The Axis, 10 Holliday Street, Birmingham, B1 1TF
Placements are available with Atkins Ltd. supported by a £1000 ENTHUSE bursary.
The final part of the programme is a one-day professional development experience, held four to six months after your placement.
This opportunity is suitable for STEM teaching professionals and/or professionals with additional responsibility for careers.
Employer Background:Atkins Ltd. is a design, engineering and project management consultancy involved in a number of large scale transportation projects across the UK.This placement will provide experience of the engineering, ecology and environmental considerations of projects happening at the Birmingham office and give experience of how large scale projects are managed to budget and time.You will have the opportunity shadow employees working within these departments, find out more about recruitment into different roles and learn more about the careers available in design, engineering and project management.To find out more, visit the Atkins Ltd. website.
Going on a placement at Atkins Ltd. will help you to:
- Inspire your students – See first-hand the wide range of careers available to students in the industry.
- Build strong links with a local employer – connect with a local employer to develop staff and student experiences, with the aim of creating a longer term partnership. Gain ideas for future collaboration (e.g. work experience, mentoring, speakers) and develop your own understanding to inspire your students to consider STEM careers and further study.
- Enhance your advice on careers options – gain useful information about how to support students to make careers choices within STEM, taking into consideration.