STEM Career Taster Program

Applications now open

Are you a young person interested in technology, looking to pursue a career in this field?

Western BACE is accepting applications for 10-young people aged 17-25 in Melbourne’s West, for our STEM Careers Taster Program 2021 intake.   

The STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering and Maths) Careers Taster Program takes participants through five STEM career taster challenge weeks (1 day onsite per week with additional self-paced learning challenges at home) consisting of hands-on-learning with some of the latest technologies, industry mentors and visits. The program is designed to put STEM in a real world context and expose participants to the breadth of opportunity STEM careers offer and the variety of pathways into STEM industries.   

Additionally, participants will have the opportunity to apply for casual paid work experience in the ‘Western BACE STEM Squad’ at the end of STEM Careers Taster Program.   

What can I expect?

  • Hands-on learning with technology
  • Industry visits (guest speakers)
  • Opportunity to apply for paid Work Experience with the Western BACE STEM squad

Who are we looking for?

  • Aged 17 – 25 years
  • Interested in technology
  • Interested in learning about the variety of STEM careers and pathways
  • Living in Melbourne’s West
  • A can do attitude   

For more information contact us the 03 8560 1820 or

How to apply

To apply complete the online application form: