Nuclear Skills Strategy Group

Blogs

Life as an NSSG Project Management Apprentice – my first forty days

18 Dec 2019

My name is Annalise Beddard, and I have been taken on as a Project Management Degree Apprentice for the NSSG (Nuclear Skills Strategy Group). After leaving Secondary Education in 2016, I went on to…More …


Inclusive leadership - top of our agenda

27 Aug 2019

Anne Jenkins, Group Head of Equality Diversity & Inclusion (ED&I) at the Nuclear Decommissioning Authority (NDA), talks about the importance of inclusive leadership at the organisation. Here…More …


Taking action to build a diverse talent pipeline for the nuclear sector

10 Jul 2019

Stuart Yellowlees, Chief Operating Officer, James Fisher Nuclear Limited and Chair of the NSAN Employer Advisory Board As a engineering business continually looking to diversify our workforce and fo…More …


NDA, NSSG and the Welsh Connection

27 Jun 2019

Here, Nuclear Skills Lead Beccy Pleasant shares her thoughts and insights on the NDA’s role in the Welsh and wider economy, and its key contribution to the Nuclear Skills Strategy Group’s mission on s…More …


Vlog: My Nuclear PhD Journey

14 Jun 2019

Here Kathryn Yates sets out her journey towards becoming a nuclear expert, through the Centre for Doctoral Training at Imperial College. She takes us through her education so far, including industry…More …


Why Mentoring is a key aspect to growing our nuclear skills base

28 May 2019

Why Mentoring is a key aspect to growing our nuclear skills base By Dr Colette Grundy, Head of Regulation for Advanced Nuclear Technology, ANT, Department for Business, Energy and Industrial Strategy…More …


Friday 8th March is International Women’s Day.

05 Mar 2019

By David Vineall,  Human Resources Director for the NDA, The theme this year is Balance for Better and we’ll be taking some time to hear from a number of men and women in the NDA about why they feel…More …


A Shared Experience: a round-up of the NSAN Apprenticeship Event

28 Feb 2019

Blog – Martin McManus, Policy & Standards Manager – Nuclear NSAN’s February Apprenticeship Knowledge Share event, which I attended, brought together nuclear sector employers and training provider…More …


A new role for coal – transitioning power gen skills into the nuclear sector

19 Oct 2018

by Beccy Pleasant, NSSG Nuclear Skills Lead There is a lot of emphasis within the nuclear sector on the benefits of transferability to meet the future nuclear skill requirements.  The Nuclear Sector…More …


NSSG Chair Fiona Rayment interview with Titans of Nuclear

17 Aug 2018

Fiona Rayment OBE, Director NIRO (National Nuclear Laboratory) and Chair of the Nuclear Skills Strategy Group (NSSG) has been interviewed by “Titans of Nuclear”, a podcast featuring interviews with ex…More …


NSSG addresses the STEM skills transfer challenge by Beccy Pleasant, Nuclear Skills Lead

25 Jun 2018

This issue of maximising transferability and mobility into and out of our sector remains a key priority. There are real benefits of mobilising skills between differing sectors. It helps smooth out so…More …


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