Peter Caney

Head of Service Innovation, Projects & Future Capability - BAE Systems PLC

Peter has worked within education and skills for over 20 years, enjoying 15 years of career progression at Myerscough College prior to joining BAE Systems as Head of Apprentice and Skills Training in 2015.  Since joining BAE Systems, Peter has led the delivery of their Apprenticeship training across the UK and held responsibility for the company’s education outreach provision which includes flagship programmes such as the Education Schools Roadshow and Movement to Work. Having recently led a transformation project to modernise the delivery of the company’s Early Careers & Skills services, his current role remains focussed on future service innovation, ensuring action today prepares Early Careers talent for a digital tomorrow.

Peter is a proud STEM and Cornerstone Employer Ambassador, and uses this platform to champion future skills opportunities and support raising the aspirations of young people.

Latest Updates and Events

Robyn Matthews from Corpus Christi High School, Hannah Thurston from Lancashire Careers Hub, and Peter Caney from BAE Systems launch the new games with Corpus Christi pupils

It’s Game On For Dynamic Careers Advice Across Lancashire’s Schools

Lancashire Careers Hub teams up with county’s employers to get students excited about future job opportunities through board games, hi-tech animations and interactive presentations The Lancashire Careers Hub...

Dr Fazal Dad, Lt Gen Tom Copinger-Symes, Kerry Harrison, Lt Cdr Richard Sawyer and students from Blackburn College studying (Hons) Networking and Cyber Security.

Deputy Commander Strategic Command outlines exciting digital and cyber careers future for Lancashire’s students

The Lancashire Skills and Employment Hub and Blackburn College welcomed Lieutenant General Tom Copinger-Symes CBE, Deputy Commander Strategic Command, to the town centre campus on Thursday 2 March....

Image of a girl in a black coat with the words 'Bin Limitations', 'A girl AND a future scientist' and the hashtag 'embrace equity in steam'

From March 6th to March 10th, InnovateHer is hosting a daily virtual assembly for schools, as a way to celebrate both STEAM week and International Women’s Day. The...