National Careers Week 2023 (6th – 11th March) providing on careers guidance and enhancing young people’s awareness of future pathways.
The STEM Hub coordinated a programme of pre-recorded and live talks from STEM Ambassador, giving secondary school aged students, an insight into various career options that are available in different STEM industries.
- A Career in Health and Social Care
Courses available at Canterbury Christ church University
- Careers and Opportunities in Land Surveying
STEM Ambassador Margaret explains land surveying
- A Career as a Flight Instructor
Dan from FTA global explains how to become a commercial pilot
- A Career as Manager in Software Implementing
Deniz manager of Alight Solutions
- A look into a Curator’s World
Madeep from the RHS explains the role of a curator and digitaliser
- A Career as a Mechanical Engineer
Graduate Mechanical engineer Karen explains her career journey
- Careers in Conservation
Katie, from the Marine Conservation Society, said you don’t need to be a Marine Biologist, to work within this sector
- A Career within Science and Engineering - Age is just a number when it comes to studying!
Darren, informed students that you can change a career and study at any age
- Career Paths within the Automotive/Motorsport Industry
Talk by Lewis, a recent graduate and Associate Computer Aided Engineer at McLaren
- Apprenticeships and Routes to a Career in Construction
Megan, a project assistant at Mace, gave a detailed talk about how she landed her apprenticeship in the construction industry.
- Discover a Career in Fusion Energy
Programme Manager Sarah and Quality Manager Alex, from Tokamak fusion energy company, provided insight into the possible careers available within this fast-growing sector, fusion energy
- A Guide to Putting your Best Foot Forward
Joe gave an inspiring talk on how he overcame the challenges to go on to having a successful career in IT and more recently teaching
The live talks were visited by secondary aged students, with a reach of more than 7200 young people. All these inspiring talks remain on our website on a dedicated page thestemhub.org.uk/national-career-week/ncw-2023