Apprenticeships 2021/22

Schneider Electric Apprenticeships

At Schneider, we believe access to energy and digital is a basic human right. We empower all to make the most of their energy and resources, ensuring Life Is On everywhere, for everyone, at every moment.

We provide energy and automation digital solutions for efficiency and sustainability. We combine world-leading energy technologies, real-time automation, software, and services into integrated solutions for homes, buildings, data centres, infrastructure and industries.

We are committed to unleashing the infinite possibilities of an open, global, innovative community that is passionate about our Meaningful Purpose, Inclusive and Empowered values.

We offer the following types of apprenticeships:

Advanced Apprenticeship – candidates will need 5 GCSEs Grade 4/C or above, including Maths, English and Science

Higher Apprenticeship – candidates will need 2 A-Levels Grade C and above or equivalent

Degree Apprenticeship – candidates will need 3 A-Levels Grade C and above or equivalent

Must be eligible to work in the UK

Find out more here.

BBC Apprenticeships

Ready to launch your career at the BBC? Whether you are a graduate, school leaver or looking for the opportunity to change your career, our new talent schemes could kick start your passion into a job that you love. Our Technology and Business Schemes are NOW OPEN for applications, our Journalism and Production Schemes are coming soon (24th January for our Advanced schemes and 7th Feb for our Fast Track schemes) follow our @BBCGETIN Instagram to stay up to date.

Apprenticeships available in:



Design, Engineering & Technology


Find out more here.

Apprenticeships at North Kent College

Did you know North Kent College is one of the country’s leading apprenticeship providers?

Apprenticeships at North Kent College

Able Seafarer Level 2

Assistant Accountant Level 3

Business Administrator Level 3

Carpentry Joinery Level 2

Dental Nursing Level 3

Digital Engineering Level 3

Engineering Operative Level 2

Hair Professional Level 2

Lean Manufacturing Level 2

Maritime Caterer Level 2

Maritime Mechanical Level 2

Motor Vehicle Level 3

Find out more here

Civil Service Apprenticeships

Civil Service apprenticeships are are great way for anyone who wishes to work in areas which make a real difference to UK society with the added bonus of being able to 'earn while you learn'.

Higher and Degree apprenticeships are available at levels 4 to 7. They combine work with study and may include a work-based, academic or combined qualification or a professional qualification relevant to the industry.

Levels 4 and 5 are equivalent to a Higher Education Certificate/ Diploma or a Foundation Degree, level 6 is equivalent to a Bachelor’s Degree and level 7 is equivalent to a Master’s Degree. You can find out more about the opportunities, progression and benefits of gaining a Higher or Degree Level Apprenticeship here .

Some government departments may also offer level 2 apprenticeships (equivalent to GCSE) and level 3 apprenticeships (equivalent to A level).

As a final tip, you could increase your confidence in making applications for Civil Service apprenticeships (and job) opportunities by visiting our 'How to Apply' page.

BT Apprenticeships

We offer apprenticeships from Level 2 to Level 6 in almost everything you can think of. From Customer Service, to Project Management to Software Engineering. From Applied Research to Field Engineering to Cyber Security.

Ready to find your role at BT, click here.

New roles are added throughout the year, so keep checking!

You can only apply for one apprenticeship a year, so make sure you pick your favourite to apply for. Also, don’t forget, all of our apprentice schemes are subject to eligibility criteria.

BDO Apprenticeships

An apprenticeship is a nationally recognised qualification that you can study while you work. It offers a combination of relevant work experience, achievement of a professional qualification and the development of skills and behaviours required to be a competent professional in your chosen field. At BDO this relates to becoming a professional Accountant or Tax professional.

You’ll join either our Audit&Assurance, Advisory, Tax or Business Services&Outsourcing department (we call them ‘streams’) where you’ll study for your professional qualification. During your programme you’ll have the opportunity to explore some of the different specialities within your stream, and potentially gain exposure to other areas of the business. This will allow you to grow your portfolio of skills, and experience a breadth of opportunity to increase your future options and build a platform to develop your career.

Find out more here.