There is no replacement for personal inspiration when it comes to choosing a career. Futureintech Ambassadors are people already working in technology, engineering and science-based industries who have volunteered their time to visit schools. They act as role models – sharing their authentic stories, connecting their work to Maths, Science and Technology learning areas, mentoring project teams and inspiring young people to explore a range of creative and rewarding career opportunities.
Our Facilitators recruit and train people to visit schools as Futureintech Ambassadors. They look for people who are:
*Our Ambassadors represent approximately 50 job roles, which are described in the What job could I do? section.
We recruit mainly people who are in the early stages of their career as they:
Our Facilitators make sure that Ambassadors:
Our Ambassadors are motivated to volunteer by a number of factors, both personal and professional, including:
Futureintech promotes careers and industries where there are shortages of qualified people. This focus means that there are a number of occupations that use technology, engineering and science that we don't promote, such as: