Earn while you learn with British Steel
Our apprenticeships are for students who are taking, or have completed, their GCSEs (or equivalent qualifications), and would like to continue studying whilst gaining practical experience within the workplace.
You will study towards qualifications that will be directly applied to the work you will be undertaking. On top of this we'll reward you with a progressive salary and benefits package.
Our apprenticeships are well established within the business with many of our current employees starting their careers this way.
British Steel Apprenticeships - providing you with the perfect blend of learning to accelerate your career
The most important thing to us is your attitude! We want passionate, hard-working and ambitious people to join our team. You must have strong communication skills, be able to work within diverse teams and embrace change. We need you to continually seek to improve the business and yourself.
We require you to be working towards, or hold a minimum of, 5 GCSEs grade C (4) or above including maths, English Language and science plus 2 other subjects.
Apprentice salaries start from £7,592 with a steep progression over the course of your programme. In addition to your salary, we’ll fully fund your qualifications, a significant investment in your career development.
We also offer you a great package of benefits in conjunction with a fantastic training and development programme:
Come and find out more about what it's like to be an apprentice with us!
Friday 11 January
Friday 8 February
Friday 8 March
Tuesday 16 April
Friday 15 February
Thursday 21 February
Friday 15 March
Thursday 21 March
Thursday 18 April
Trade Choice Evenings
Tuesday 12 March
Thursday 2 May
Our recruitment process is designed to give you the chance to showcase yourself. We've outlined what to expect. If you have any special requirements for us to consider, please get in touch with our Recruitment team.
Stage 1: Online application form
We've set up a simple application form for you to tell us about your key achievements. We'll be asking you a number of questions so we can assess your suitability to British Steel. You can complete your application form in one go or save this as you progress over a period of time to suit you.
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Stage 2: Numerical testing
Following a successful application, we'll ask you to a complete a numeracy test.
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Stage 3: Assessment centre
The assessment centre is made up of a series of activities to help you show off all your abilities in a range of different ways. Our assessment centres are always fun, so please don't be nervous. We want you to relax and make the most of the day. Activities will include assessing your skills against your preferred discipline and a group exercise. Be sure to challenge us and ask us questions let's make sure we're a great fit for each other.
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Stage 4: Interview
The interview will be with a panel of managers and the apprentice recruitment team and will last for approximately 30 minutes. The interview is your opportunity to sell yourself to British Steel so please feel free to bring examples of relevant work you have carried out.
Offers will be conditional on passing our medical and gaining required GCSE qualifications.