International Women in Engineering Day is an international awareness campaign to raise the profile of women in engineering and focuses attention on the amazing career opportunities available to girls in this exciting industry.

Nine key stage four product design students benefited from a visit by staff from local business Connect Plus Services who elaborated on the career opportunities available in engineering for women emphasising the importance of diversity in the workplace.

 

  

For further detail of this visit, please see the post event article written by our academy guests:

#RaisingTheBar and inspiring more girls into engineering