STEM Ambassadors work in Science, Technology, Engineering and Maths related career areas. They are passionate about inspiring young people with all aspects of STEM. The team are based at the Science and Industry Museum and cover all boroughs of Greater Manchester working with KS1 – KS5.
Why use STEM Ambassador role models:
·        Free resource
·        All volunteers have a valid Enhanced DBS check
·        Real people working in STEM from the Greater Manchester area
How STEM Ambassadors can support you in achieving the Gatsby Benchmarks:
·        Gatsby Benchmark 1: STEM Ambassadors can support your planned careers programme, eg. they can support mock interviews,enrichment activities and world of work days.
·        Gatsby Benchmark 4: STEM Ambassadors can provide real-life, up-to-date examples of how the curriculum is being used in their career. They could improve teacher confidence with linking the curriculum to careers, take part in a speed networking session with pupils or provide a resource to use in the classroom.
·        Gatsby Benchmark 5: STEM Ambassadors are studying or working in Greater Manchester and represent SME’s and large businesses. They can all speak about their experiences of the workplace and skills required to be successful.
More information can be found here:
www.stem.org.uk/stem-ambassadors