An experience day where girls can explore the variety of engineering careers, meet some inspirational role models from industry and find out about where their STEAM subjects could take them.
Throughout this engaging and interactive day, we will highlight the opportunities, bust some myths about what engineering is and highlight some careers that you wouldn't know even exist!
Participant numbers can be varied to suit requirements and workshops can be tailored to suit school needs.
All costs are dependant on the number of learners engaged throughout the day and staff to student ratio required.
Dates and Location
Dates are available throughout the school calendar.
Full school day, a selection or repeated through the day. Either carousel of different activities repeated throughout the day or individual session for groups
Improve engagement, interest or enjoyment in STEM subjects
Improve attainment and progress in STEM subjects
Develop engineering employability skills
Improve awareness and aspirations for STEM-related study and careers
Challenge stereotypes by showing the diversity of disciplines, people and skills involved in engineering
The Gatsby benchmarks are a framework for good careers guidance for schools across all of England and in some areas across the rest of the UK. This experience helps your school to reach the following benchmarks:
The essential skills every young person needs to succeed in education and their future career. Find out more at the Skills Builder Partnership. This experience builds the following skills:
Aiming High - the ability to set clear, tangible goals and devise a robust route to achieving them.
Creativity - the use of imagination and the generation of new ideas.
Leadership - supporting, encouraging and motivating others to achieve a shared goal.
Listening - the ability to listen and understand information.
Problem Solving - the ability to find a solution to a complex situation or challenge.
Speaking - the oral transmission of information or ideas.
Staying Positive - the ability to use tactics to overcome setbacks and achieve goals.
Teamwork - working cooperatively with others towards achieving a shared goal.
STEM Ambassadors from a wide range of STEM-related jobs to help bring subjects to life.
An energetic and interactive careers-driven show introducing engineers and scientists who turn superhero powers into real-life wonders.
Hands-on STE(A)M activities and university taster courses to encourage young people into STEM-based careers.