Regional Graduate Internship Programmes – March 2019
If you are keen to get a bit of graduate level experience after you finish your degree, but don't want to commit long term to anything (maybe you want to try before you buy, maybe you want to save a bit of cash and then go travelling) then have a look at some of the paid graduate internship schemes that operate in the UK. They offer a structured development programme lasting anything from 1- 12 months, and you can pick up a wide range of skills along the way.
Ambitious Futures – Ambitious Futures Programme is a nationwide graduate scheme specifically dedicated to careers in Higher Education which is run in conjunction with a number of partner institutions.
Cardiff Capital Regional Scheme – Is a new graduate internship scheme to link talented graduates with ambitious businesses in the Cardiff Capital Region.
Edge Hill Graduate Trainee Scheme – graduate trainees work in 4 different departments across campus, in 6 month ‘placement’ slots. It is open to graduates from any UK university,
Employ.ed in an SME (Edinburgh graduates/students only). Working in small and medium sized businesses in the local area, for 10 weeks in summer. https://www.ed.ac.uk/careers/looking-for-work/internships/employed/employed-in-an-sme
Gradcore - a new graduate programme that connects talented graduates with small businesses in the Nottinghamshire area, providing a wide range of job opportunities in multiple sectors, and provide development and networking opportunities for the graduates and businesses.
Graduate Business Partnerships Scheme - helps recent graduates secure full-time graduate roles, with supportive employers in the South West.
Graduate Talent Pool - a government initiative designed to help new and recent graduates gain real work experience through undertaking a paid internship of between 1 – 12 months.
Graduate Advantage (West Midlands) – Offers paid opportunities ranging from short-term projects through to permanent roles across different industry sectors including: Finance, Marketing, Management, Graphic Design, IT, Engineering. So to all who have graduated in the last three years and have a West Midland address, either home or university.
Grads South West - Houses graduate vacancies in the region and will shortly also include details of 6 – 12 month STEM graduate internships with SMEs in Devon.
Inspiring Interns - Graduate Jobs & Internships in
Rise Sheffield – Offers 6 month graduate internships in SMEs in the South Yorkshire region. Open to graduates of any UK institution
ScotGrad – offers graduate-level experience through a paid placement in a Scottish SME (often in a rural location) . This is open to those who have graduated with an undergraduate or postgraduate degree from anywhere in the world within the past four years. Applicants must not have had 12 months or more of graduate-level experience since graduation.
Scotgrad has an interesting one for a chemistry graduate to work on biodiesel waste management. Closes 31/3/19 though!!!!!