Maths careers support

Maths is the key to unlocking a variety of rich and varied career pathways. 

We've put together a selection of teaching resources, videos, posters and information to help you explore how maths can be applied in the real world.

Collage of STEM employers and careers

Career profiles, videos and posters

Explore resources, posters and information to help you bring careers learning to life.

  • Career profiles

    Career profiles, interviews and video clips of mathematicians and people who use mathematics as part of their day-to-day roles.

    Career profiles

  • Career Videos

    A collection of video clips promoting the study of mathematics and mathematical careers, all designed to be used in the classroom.

    Career videos

  • Career posters

    A collection of places to find free, downloadable posters and displays that show how mathematics is used in the wider world.

    Career posters

  • Career information

    This collection contains a range of careers information for those considering a career involving mathematics.

    Career information

Careers involving...

Resources to help you answer that recurring question - "When will I need to use this in real life?".

  • Algebra

    A series of careers-based teaching resources and lesson plans designed to cover algebraic topics within the mathematics curriculum.

    Algebra

  • Data and statistics

    A series of careers-based teaching resources and lesson plans designed to cover data and statistical topics within the mathematics curriculum.

    Data and statistics

  • Geometry

    A series of careers-based teaching resources and lesson plans designed to cover parts of the geometry topics within the mathematics curriculum.

    Geometry

  • Number

    A series of careers-based teaching resources and lesson plans designed to cover number topics within the mathematics curriculum.

    Number

Looking for more support?

As a teacher at a school or college, you can play a pivotal role in the career development of students. To help you provide the best possible support to young people, we have put together a selection of resources, programmes and guidance.