Inspiration for teachers

STEM Ambassadors increase your awareness of STEM-related careers and employability skills, helping you to embed this information into your teaching. By bringing a STEM Ambassador into your school or college, you can play an essential role in engaging young people in STEM subjects and careers.

 

  • Bring a STEM Ambassador into your primary school

  • Bring a STEM Ambassador into your secondary school

  • Bring a STEM Ambassador into your college

Get inspired

STEM Ambassador stories

  • Linking employers with further education

    "We work with STEM Ambassadors in a range of contexts and we make sure we structure activity, such as guest speaker sessions, in a way that gives maximum impact to the students."

    As the Government gears up to implement its technical education reforms, it’s more important than ever for Further Education (FE) colleges to work closely with employers. Activate Learning is an education and training group based in Oxford, that brings together secondary, further and higher education, along with workforce training, management consultancy, commercial business and social enterprise.

    Read their story

  • Learn, earn and train

    "I think more is being done to encourage younger people to look into the possibility of a STEM career and hopefully this is helping to change people’s perceptions that STEM careers are not just for certain types of people. Schools can definitely help to show younger people the possibilities that a STEM career can offer."

    Emma Goulding is a Technical Engineering Apprentice at Siemens and is passionate about her work as a STEM Ambassador.

    Read Emma's story