STEM For Employers

You can offer opportunities from mentoring sessions to recruitment days, webinars to site visits – it’s up to you!

Employer STEM Exchange

Are you an employer in a STEM industry or looking for talent with STEM skills? Do you want to secure your STEM talent pipeline for the future? By signing up to the STEM Exchange, you can connect with local education providers, helping them to better understand what you do and how their students could progress into a career with you. You can offer opportunities from mentoring sessions to recruitment days, webinars to site visits – it’s up to you!

You can also offer work experience directly to the young people signed up to the STEM Exchange, giving them the opportunity to gain first-hand experience of what it’s really like to work in STEM.

Signing up will take you just minutes, and you can start posting opportunities for educators and young people immediately – register here to get started.

Key Facts

39% of UK firms have difficulties recruiting staff with skills in STEM (CBI/Pearson 2014)

Employers

  • Register by completing a simple form indicating your industry area and the types of support you can offer to teachers, young people or both.
  • Support options range from events, work experience and job shadowing, open days to support materials
  • You’ll receive an email indicating a teacher or young person wishes to contact you
  • You can view their profile and either decline or accept the invitation
  • Arrange the activity with the requestor
  • Report on any interactions

Latest Events

12/06/2018

Big Bang Fair Scotland


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  • Perth College, Crieff Road, Perth
  • PH1 2NX
26/06/2018

Big Bang Yorkshire and Humber


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  • Doncaster Racecourse, Leger Way, Pride Park, Doncaster
  • DN2 6BB
27/06/2018

Big Bang South West


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  • UWE Bristol Exhibition and Conference Centre, Filton Rd, Stoke Gifford, Bristol
  • BS34 8QZ
27/06/2018

Big Bang South East


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  • South of England Showground, Selsfield Road, Haywards Heath
  • RH17 6TL

Working in Partnership With

GetMyFirstJob Working In Partnership With StemExperience
EAL Working In Partnership With StemExperience
Year of Engineering Working In Partnership With StemExperience
Education and Training Foundation Working In Partnership With StemExperience

What Employers Are Saying.

"With an ageing workforce across manufacturing and skills shortages beginning to bite, it is vital that industry and further education collaborate to ensure we have the right skills to meet the future needs of both RPC and the wider industry – that’s why we have signed up to the STEM Exchange"

Gillian Doughty, HR Manager, RPC Containers (Oakham) Ltd