Supporting employer groups with strategic workforce development, as well as developing new training standards and apprenticeships
bioinformatics (level 7) apprenticeship
Working with Cogent Skills, nexaSTEM coordinated the development of the Level 7 Bioinformatics Scientist degree apprenticeship standard. The trailblazer group comprised
Unilever, GSK, Medimmune, Astrazeneca, Fujifilm Diosynth, Eagle Genomics, Covance, Envigo, UCB, Kymab, EMBL-European Bioinformatics Institute, The MRC,
Genomics England, the ABPI, and the Royal Society of Biology. Follow our
developing Bioinformatics Scientist standard here.
catalogue of higher-level STEM apprenticeship standards
The table below is generated from STEM route (Engineering & Manufacturing, Digital, and Health & Science)
apprenticeship standards at higher levels (4,5,6,7) available at the Institute for Apprenticeships. The table is searchable and sortable - you can click on the name of the standard to jump to the details at the IfA website
nexaSTEM has supported Cogent Skills and the Science Industry Partnership,
as a Higher Education Consultant. The activity helped their work to address higher level skills and training gaps in the life science and
industrial sciences workforce by supporting ongoing work in industrial placements, degree programmes, working with
accreditation bodies, and particularly development of higher level Apprenticeships and National Occupational Standards.