Employers, your chance to transform the cyber security skills pipeline
Employers from right across the economy are collaborating to create an innovative proposal to improve the pipeline of students into cyber security careers. Discover how to get involved.
“If I’ve helped one student think differently about their future, that's fantastic”
Recent ITMB graduate Carrie-Anne Cremin fills us in on her experiences as a TechFuture Ambassador, and sums up her motivation to take part in the scheme.
“Always fresh, always challenging, always rewarding” – making a career in cyber security
Destined for Politics and International Relations, but a gap year experience at IBM put Conor on course for a completely different career: a future in cyber security.
Visits from tech and digital professionals
As a teacher/club coordinator, you can request the assistance of an experienced TechFuture Ambassador.
TechFuture Ambassadors are tech and digital professionals from across the sector who volunteer their time in schools to inspire young people about the exciting career opportunities in tech, and to help them learn valuable digital skills and knowledge.
Find a TechFuture Ambassadors through one of our three partner organisations below.
Schools and colleges can connect to business leaders from the Founders4Schools network by logging onto www.founders4schools.org.uk/teachers and getting instant access to local employers
Primary, secondary schools and colleges can connect to Inspiring the Future employers who will offer a careers session for you, and you can connect up electronically at www.inspiringthefuture.org/schools-and-colleges/
If you are a secondary school teacher and would like help from a STEM Ambassador to inspire your students, talk to your local STEM Ambassador contract holder or go to www.stemnet.org.uk/ambassadors/ (click on request a STEM ambassador)