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    A career.
    A calling.

     

 

A career.
A calling.

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    A career
    A calling

     

  • To shape the future of energy

    A National Grid Apprenticeship isn’t just about getting a job – it’s an opportunity to join a new generation of talent, charged with the destiny of shaping the future of energy. We’ll help you develop your skills through a combination of practical work and academic study, all the while providing you with the passion, skills and knowledge you need to power all our futures.

    Read our 7 reasons to choose an apprenticeship guide to find out why choosing an apprenticeship with us could put you on the fast track to a career with purpose and makes you part of our mission to tackle climate change.

  • To shape the future of energy

    A National Grid Apprenticeship isn’t just about getting a job – it’s an opportunity to join a new generation of talent, charged with the destiny of shaping the future of energy. We’ll help you develop your skills through a combination of practical work and academic study, all the while providing you with the passion, skills and knowledge you need to power all our futures.

    Read our 7 reasons to choose an apprenticeship guide to find out why choosing an apprenticeship with us could put you on the fast track to a career with purpose and makes you part of our mission to tackle climate change.

  • Advanced Apprenticeships

    Completed, or about to complete your GCSEs? This apprenticeship programme is for you.

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  • Higher Apprenticeships

    If you’ve completed or nearly completed, you’re A-levels (or equivalent) this one’s for you.

    Find out more >

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Your apprenticeship questions answered

Interested in an apprenticeship and want your questions answered? One of our Advanced Apprentices, Alyssa Blackledge met with Sally-Ann Dudley, Head of UK Learning, to talk all things programme based. Alyssa put your questions forward, watch the video to find out the answers to those frequently asked questions.

Your apprenticeship questions answered

Interested in an apprenticeship and want your questions answered? One of our Advanced Apprentices, Alyssa Blackledge met with Sally-Ann Dudley, Head of UK Learning, to talk all things programme based. Alyssa put your questions forward, watch the video to find out the answers to those frequently asked questions.

What’s in it for you?

Skills for life, top qualifications and an opportunity to shape the future of energy. As a National Grid Apprentice, you’ll be part of an organisation that has ambitious, world-changing plans for the future – and you’ll be well rewarded for playing your part. From a Level 3 qualification worth approximately £20,000, to world-class opportunities for training and development, working here comes with some incredible perks.

Rewards and Benefits

  • Starting salary of £18,674 (Advanced Apprentice) and £24,999 (Higher Apprentice)
  • 25 days’ annual leave plus bank holidays
  • £200 towards driving lessons
  • Access to leisure facilities
  • Full-board accommodation whilst at our academy
  • Sharesave options and pension scheme
  • Range of flexible benefits & flexible working
  • Invitation to join NewNet, our new starters network and employee resource group
  • Close mentorship and regular feedback
  • Volunteering opportunities

Qualifications Achieved

  • Substation or Overhead Line Craftsperson, Electricity Transmission & Operations Apprentice, LNG – Level 3 Power Network Craftperson Apprenticeship & a technical qualification in City & Guilds 2339-45 Diploma in Electrical Power Engineering - Distribution and Transmisson
  • Mechanical Technician, Gas Transmission – BTEC Diploma in Mechanical Engineering Level 3 & HNC Mechanical Engineering