Inspiring STEM Educators



New Vacancy – Full Time Technician

2020-02-05T13:03:05+00:00February 5th, 2020|

An exciting opportunity has arisen at SSERC for a new member of our Technician Team. This post will be based at our SSERC headquarters in Dunfermline and will support the delivery of our STEM courses and events. This full-time position is being advertised over at S1 Jobs, which can be accessed via this link: SSERC [...]

Tomorrow’s Climate scientists.

2020-02-03T18:57:18+00:00February 3rd, 2020|

The Royal Society Schools Engagement team is looking for scientists and engineers to support a new programme for 2020 called 'Tomorrow’s Climate scientists'. To solve global issues relating to climate change there is a need to build future capacity in terms of developing skills in our future scientists. This programme will give students across the UK [...]

Tilda Challenge in association with Food and Drink Federation Scotland

2020-02-03T18:51:06+00:00February 3rd, 2020|

Calling all Home Economics/Health and Food Technology Departments: why not try the Tilda street food challenge. Click on the link below for more information.

2019 SSERC Annual Conference

2019-12-22T19:39:54+00:00December 22nd, 2019|

The morning presentations from the 2019 SSERC Annual Conference are now available to view (including the associated powerpoint presentations). Click on the various links provided below to access the presentation you want to view. All videos will be available directly from SSERC TV in early January 2020. CEO introduction AC 2019 CEO Chairman introduction AC 2019 [...]

Education and Skills Committee – Report of STEM in early years education

2019-11-21T16:26:17+00:00November 21st, 2019|

Click on the link that follows to access the SSERC response to the Scottish Parliament Education and Skills Committee 'Report of STEM in early years education'. SSERC_ESK press release_2019_11_21

Exciting Career Opportunity (Young STEM Leader team).

2019-10-22T12:47:51+01:00October 22nd, 2019|

We are looking for a Project Officer to join our small Project Team working with the partner organisations to continue the development and delivery of the Young STEM Leader Programme. If you are interested in this exciting opportunity - click on the link that follows. Project Officer October oct 2019

YSL Project Evaluation Opportunity.

2019-10-16T14:49:50+01:00October 16th, 2019|

The Young STEM Leader (YSL) program is new national programme designed to stimulate and strengthen the development of peer mentoring and inspiration in STEM for young people by young people. It has been designed to address a series of challenges in STEM education in Scotland as set out in the Scottish Government’s STEM Strategy for Education [...]

Visit to SSERC by Richard Lochhead MSP

2019-09-29T19:00:45+01:00September 29th, 2019|

We were delighted to welcome Mr Richard Lochhead MSP, Minister for Further Education, Higher Education and Science to SSERC on Wednesday 25th September 2019. During the visit Mr Lochhead met with delegates attending the Primary- Secondary Transition professional learning course (Picture 1) and found out more about the work that we undertake supporting early years practitioners [...]