STEM Organisations

Explore some of the many organisations that offer ways to engage with STEM-related activities, and careers in STEM-based industries.

Somerset Earth Science Centre

Somerset Earth Science Centre

Somerset Earth Science Centre provide inspirational and engaging learning experiences for schools, colleges and universities. Where appropriate, these are mapped onto core curriculum areas, meaning they enhance learning and develop knowledge.

STEM Learning

STEM Learning’s vision

STEM Learning’s vision is for a world-leading STEM education for all young people across the UK. They are dedicated to improving young people’s lives through the power of STEM and believe great STEM education builds knowledge and skills that are vital for everyone.


Braintastic! Science

Braintastic! Science aim to inspire, engage and educate young people to help them get the best out of their amazing brains. Founded by University of Cambridge graduate and neuroscience and psychology expert Ginny Smith, Braintastic! Science provides spectacular science shows for schools, festivals and events around the world.

Health Education England

Health Education England aim to support people discover more about the job roles that are available within healthcare, and how to get in and get on within the NHS.  Did you know there are approximately 350 roles available in health? Split into 14 categories, the Explore roles pages  on their website cover everything from paramedicdoctornurse and healthcare scientist, to portermedical secretaryhealth trainerdriverpharmacy assistant and gardener. If you are interested in working in the health sector but aren’t sure which careers might suit you, why not use their Find your career in health quiz to generate some suggestions.


Tata Consultancy Services

Tata Consultancy Services are offering work experience placements to give young people insight to what it’s like to work in the global tech sector. This opportunity is open to all curious young people, aged 14-18. During the five-day virtual programme, students will experience the unique world of technology, gain employability skills relevant to careers of the future, explore real-life business challenges and help be part of the solution. This programme will help you discover the diverse and broad range of opportunities available to you in tech, showing you that no matter your strengths and interests, there’s something for everyone in this field! For full details see Digital Explorers – Explore Technology in Unexpected Ways

Carymoor Environmental Trust

Carymoor Environmental Trust provides inspirational outdoor learning at its unique site near Castle Cary. Over the past 25 years Carymoor has transformed 80 acres of capped landfill into a nature reserve with meadows, woodland and wetland. With access to a working waste site, beautiful gardens and a nature reserve, Carymoor brings sustainability issues to life for schools and the wider community.

Hinkley Point C

Young HPC

Young HPC is Hinkley Point C’s own skills and development programme designed to fast-track young people onto the project. They provide exclusive access to events with employers, free development courses to help young people reach their potential and careers tools, support, and advice.

Tech Ed Club

Tech Ed Club is dedicated to inspiring the next generation of innovators and problem solvers. Through their workshops, run by Siz, they aim to foster a passion for STEM education and equip young minds with the skills they need to succeed in the 21st century. Their workshop portfolio includes robotics, neuroscience, programming, animation and more!