Working with Partners

Develop your business

  

You need more STE(A)M professionals and we will help you get them, including apprenticeship opportunities

Preparing an entire generation with the skills needed to support the UK's 4th Industrial Revolution

Enhance your talent pipeline and CSR through our programmes for young people

We link industry with education through STE(A)M (Science, Technology, Engineering, Arts and Maths) experiences. Whether you want to connect with young people through projects or hire an apprentice, we can make it easier for you to reach out to young talent.

Partnership activities

Students designed and built a robot that could lift a cube shape and rotate it 360 degrees. Students received an Industrial Cadets Silver level award.

Find the full list of our participating companies here

Apprentices / Graduates

If you are looking for talented apprentices or graduates, we offer a variety of industry approved placement programmes which are ideal for hiring budding engineers and scientists who can play an important role in defining the future success of your organisation.

 

Click below to find out about industry placements

Mentoring school projects

Opportunities to mentor on our STEM projects allow employers to reach young people, enabling development of employability skills and career pathways whilst changing student perceptions. Employers gain community links for future recruitment, whilst developing staff, addressing preconceptions of industry and giving something back to the community.

Click below to find out about how you can support EDT projects

Placement students

The Year in Industry is a leading provider of UK-based work placements. We specialise in providing talented young people with high-quality placements in all areas of engineering, science, computing and business. Our partner companies benefit from cost-effective access to enthusiastic, hard working young people who are serious about their careers and keen to get ahead.

Case studies

"It allowed us to bring bright enthusiastic young people into the team, with whom we could train the ‘AnTech’ way."

 

Thank You to...

Garfield Weston Foundation is one of the largest and most respected charitable institutions in the UK, donating over 70 million annually.

We are grateful to Garfield Weston for their support and generosity.

Testimonials

WHAT OUR PARTNERS HAVE TO SAY ABOUT US

"GSK firmly believes that the Industrial Cadets programme represents a fantastic opportunity to inspire the next generation about the exciting and rewarding career paths in STEM subjects within the UK that have a positive global impact.  In support of this initiative we provide talented role models and engaging activities from within our diverse organisation.  The programme firmly aligns with our commitment to supporting education in our communities, and with our mission to help people do more, feel better and live longer."

— GSK

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