STEM Careers and Course Information
It can often be a hard and daunting task to make the link between what you learn in school and where that can take you in the world of work. Read on and watch this space to find out how ALIenergy's Education and Skills Development programme can help.
STEM is in high demand
The UK urgently needs employees with skills in STEM subjects - Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics, but there is an increasing shortage. In engineering alone, 100,00 engineers are needed each year between now and 2020 to meet the demand.
'The Government is committed to ensuring the UK remains at the leading edge of science, research and innovation.'
A huge variety of exciting career paths
Young people with STEM qualifications have a huge amount of choice in the employment market, People are often surprised to find out just how many careers are based around STEM subjects. A wide variety of industries reply on people with STEM skills working in a range of different environnments from hospitals to schools, factories to field work, out at sea and as far out as space!
Why are STEM Careers important?
We are faced with a number of key challenges in the world whch require science baced problem solving and solutions. There are a huge number of ways in which people with STEM skills can make a significant contribution to these challenges facing society. Would you like to part of this change?
- According to the Global Food Index, one billion people in the world do not have enough food to eat - Do you want to help farmers develop crops that provide greater yield?
- Cancer Research UK estimates that over 300,000 people are diagnosed with cancer in the UK each year - Do you want to help find a cure for cancer?