Global engineering, management and development consultancy, Mott MacDonald, has teamed up with STEM Returners to champion truly inclusive employment practices through a brand-new pilot programme, the ‘returnship’ scheme. The company, which employs over 16,000 people globally, is keen to recruit … Read more about Mott MacDonald launch ‘returners’ scheme to welcome back engineers after a career break across the UK
STEM Returners are absolutely delighted to have been announced as the winners of the prestigious diversity category at the 2020 Maritime UK Awards in Plymouth. Thousands of industry professionals watched online as the ceremony, hosted by British sailor Dee Caffari, was broadcast from The Box, the … Read more about STEM Returners win Maritime UK Diversity award!
Turning graduate promise into an engineering career isn't always plain sailing. Often graduates struggle to transition into the world of full-time work due to a lack of confidence or experience, despite having the technical abilities to succeed in their chosen field. One such graduate was James … Read more about Beating severe anxiety and landing a first job in engineering – James’ Story
STEM Returners is delighted to be partnering with Leonardo on a brand-new STEM Returners pilot. The company, which employs over 7,500 people across the UK, is keen to recruit experienced engineers whose skill sets are needed to fulfil several roles across their long-term programmes, set to run to … Read more about Leonardo’s pilot programme for engineering returners launches across the UK
STEM Returners are delighted to announce a brand new programme with the Intellectual Property Office (IPO), providing brand new opportunities in Newport and London for returners to rejoin an inclusive and diverse workplace. The IPO is the government organisation responsible for intellectual … Read more about IPO launches inclusive programme to help returners back into work
STEM Returners are delighted to reveal that we have been nominated for the prestigious Diversity award as part of the 2020 Maritime UK awards! The awards this year will take on a different format due to the impact of Covid-19, with a live-streamed event held in Plymouth on the 12th … Read more about STEM Returners shortlisted for Maritime UK Diversity award
Careers aren't always perfectly mapped out journeys from one job or role to the next, often for the millions of STEM professionals in the UK, changes that affect career paths have a detrimental effect on our 'employability' when screened against outdated recruitment methods. For Haley Storey from … Read more about Returning to engineering after 17 years – Haley’s Story
Low carbon energy firm SSE has launched a new jobs programme to help recruit people into the industry in the wake of the coronavirus crisis. The UK-listed company, the leading generator of renewable electricity in the UK and Ireland and one of the largest electricity network companies in the UK, … Read more about Energy firm SSE launches scheme to help job hunters into the industry