Why be a GSE Champion?

Why be a champion?

  • You will be an ambassador for the profession, championing the importance of Government Science and Engineering in your department
  • It’s flexible, you can decide how much of your time to allocate to it according to your needs
  • It counts as a corporate contribution: 5 days a year L&D, or 3 days volunteering
  • You will have access to bespoke L&D activities
  • Your opportunity to network with other champions across government

What will champions do?

  • Engage in STEM outreach activities as required, with STEM Ambassador training available
  • Build a GSE community within your department, working with HoSEPs as required:
    • Organise your own GSE events - use them to showcase your work, set up networking opportunities, registration drives etc.
    • Build a GSE community space on your intranet - share news, events & L&D opportunities
  • Communicate across GSE, write an article for our GSE blog & share your departmental news
  • You will commit to the GSE Diversity and Inclusion pledge

What next?

Download and share the GSE Champions role postcard