Advanced Manufacturing & Engineering

The Advanced Manufacturing & Engineering programme is where the Better Learners Better Workers scheme all began, with the help of the Cutlers’ Company.

The programme is led by Sarah Ward from Ambition Unlimted,  working with sector employers across the region who act as Business Champions.

Ambassadors find out about skill requirements and career opportunities in the Engineering and Advanced Manufacturing sector through a rich range of experiences:

During Year 9

  • Launch Assembly
  • Application form and Interview Process
  • Welcome evening for Ambassadors, Parents and Carer’s
  • Meet the Master Cutler and receive your badge
  • Induction to Engineering and Advanced Manufacturing
  • Skills Matter Day at the Fabulous Cutlers Hall
  • Industry Visit to an Engineering Company
  • Industry Visit to a Construction Site
  • Visit to Get up to speed careers event at Magna Science Centre
  • Take part in an NHS project with Sheffield Teaching Hospitals Trust NHS
  • Skills Matter day with The Royal Yorkshire Regiment of the Army
  • Employer encounter in school with a Construction Company
  • Employer encounter in school with an Engineering Company
  • Session with a recruitment company to prepare for Interviews
  • Graduation ceremony at The Cutlers’ Hall


Advanced Manufacturing & Engineering Education Partners

Advanced Manufacturing & Engineering Business Champions

Advanced Manufacturing & Engineering Sector Lead

Advanced Manufacturing & Engineering News

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