Enterprise Challenge Days

Over the past few weeks our Services To Education Manager; Steph Moore together with her team, has successfully delivered three of our School Enterprise Challenge days. This was to approximately 200 students in the Somerset area ranging from Year 6 through to Year 8. The challenge was to start up a company with the aim…

How can your students benefit from IiC?

A national careers strategy and statutory guidance can be key to giving individuals and organisations a clear focus on government policies and priorities. The updated and revised statutory guidance Careers guidance and access for education and training providers January 2018 [1]  has been updated to expand on the aim set out in the strategy to make sure…

Can you help and inspire the next generation in STEM?

The CSW Enterprise team’s Generation STEM programme will be offering employability skills, workshops and week-long work experience placements to Year 10 students (aged 14-15) across the South West region, designed to give them an insight into what employers expect of young people and raise awareness of the fantastic opportunities in science, technology, engineering and maths…

STEM Networking Event

STEM Networking Event As part of the Futureworks project in North Devon, we are delighted to invite STEM teachers, professionals and Ambassadors from North Devon to a networking event on Thursday 14th March at Petroc, Barnstaple. The event is taking place the week after National Apprentice Week – highlighting the importance of this route in…

STEM Ambassadors February Newsletter

Have you seen February’s edition of the STEM Ambassador Newsletter? Packed with exciting features including; Digital STEM Ambassador Platform Big Bang South West Regional Fair Becoming an Enterprise Ambassador and Opportunities in Schools to get involved in We’d love you to read and find out more. Click here to see February’s STEM Ambassador Newsletter.

Inspiring Future Engineers in Cornwall

Cornish engineering ambassadors, career professionals and engineers from across Cornwall are this week teaming up with government and hundreds of industry partners to launch the Year of Engineering –a national campaign to inspire the next generation of engineers and widen the pool of young people who join the profession.   Throughout 2018, young people and…

Excitement building for Big Bang 2018

Bristol gets ready for a Big Bang as fair returns! The Big Bang South West regional fair will be held on Wednesday 27 June 2018 at the Conference and Exhibition Centre at the University of the West of England (UWE) in Bristol. We’re excited to have featured in the news lately! Click here read the WorkWiltshire article. Click…

Do you want to support the workforce of the future? The Enterprise Adviser Network could be the right opportunity for you!

The Enterprise Adviser Network provides a structured, supported way to work with schools on a strategic approach to careers and enterprise. The Enterprise Adviser Network links schools with the business community. The aim is to encourage businesses to work together with schools, helping young people to make choices about their future career. CSW Group is…

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Last chance to sign up for Generation STEM!

Around 100 secondary schools across the wider South West have now signed up to take part in Generation STEM, our free work preparation/work experience programme for Year 10 students (aged 14-15). In a nutshell Generation STEM involves: • A free Work Preparation Day for Year 10 students, organised by CSW with the involvement of local…