STEM Insights Teacher Placement Week
Inspire your students – Gain an insight into the work undertaken by the Institute’s cutting edge laboratories including: signalling, epigenetics and immunology. Meet with the STEM professionals working within this industry, learn about their roles, experiences and the skills needed to do their job. Understand about the future employment opportunities and what the science industry can offer your students.
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. Help to boost your students’ confidence in making career choices and support the development of their employability skills. Find out more about the skills and competencies required for a science-based career and the range of roles and opportunities available. Gain ideas for future collaboration (e.g. work experience, mentoring, speakers).
Enhance your advice on careers options– gain useful information about how to support students to make careers choices within STEM, taking into consideration future growth areas within STEM industries and both academic and vocational career routes.
A 5 day placements is available with the Babraham Institute in October 2018, supported by £1000 of ENTHUSE bursary funding.