Role Models

There are many reasons for having a career in STEM as our role models will tell you.  You will see the variety of jobs and people who all wish to shout about their work….

ICE is made up of over 90,000 superheroes in 150 countries around the world. Meet some of our superheroes below, from our earliest to our newest members and decide what kind of civil engineering superhero you are.

www.ice.org.uk/events/exhibitions/ice-invisible-superheroes-exhibition#meet-superheroes

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Videos from a selection of young people in the construction industry.

www.future-made.co.uk

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A selection of people in real jobs.

www.tomorrowsengineers.org.uk/students/career-finder

What’s it really like to have a construction job? Take a look at these stories from people working in construction jobs across the UK. Find out how they got into the industry, what they do, and tips on working in their fields.

www.goconstruct.org/learn-about-construction/day-in-the-life

Amazing Apprenticeships have created a brand-new teaching resource for schools ‘The Apprenticeship A-Z of Women at Work’. The 26 flashcards feature inspirational female apprentices and their employers in a wide variety of industries and is accompanied by a detailed case study booklet highlighting their apprenticeship story.

https://amazingapprenticeships.com/resource/the-apprenticeship-a-z-of-women-at-work-flashcards/

Here we showcase STEMAZING women doing a variety of totally accessible, interesting and rewarding STEM jobs.  Maybe you can spot Jo Douglas Harris – the Engineering Together Diversity Champion  

www.stemazingltd.com/meetawomaninstem

Some interviews with Women in Science are included with a collection of Open Resources for STEM from the Open Education Consortium

www.oeconsortium.org/projects/stem-for-girls/

50 Women in the Tech Industry – You’ve probably heard about well-known tech giants like Bill Gates, Jeff Bezos or Mark Zuckerberg, but you might not know about the equally impressive female tech gurus.

www.wizcase.com/blog/top-women-in-the-tech-industry/

Nationwide Lifts article on Women in Engineering and Technology was highlighted to us by Charlotte, age 11, who thinks you may enjoy this.  So be like Charlotte and check out  https://www.elevators.com/women-in-engineering-and-technology/

WISDOM Women In Science Doing Outstanding Maths & Physics profiles highlight over 30 inspirational women have contributed their personal stories, all of whom use Maths or Physics in their studies or job. www.conferences.ncl.ac.uk/wisdom/

Meet James a Chemical Engineer working at Alpek Polyester UK.  This recording covers what James’ company do, what he does on a daily basis as a Process Engineer and how he progressed to where he is now!  Watch at www.youtube.com/watch?v=C-05swCIR64&t