Information about our graduate career opportunities, how to apply and the benefits of working for us.

How to apply for graduate opportunities

All our graduate vacancies are advertised on our jobs and careers page so we recommend keeping an eye on it for any opportunities that become available. You can also set up job alerts which will send you an email when a vacancy arises that matches the criteria you have set.

Search for opportunities

Please note that we welcome graduate applications for any vacancy, not just for graduate programmes.

Why consider a graduate opportunity with us?

In a difficult labour market, there is an increasing need for graduates to have workplace skills. The vacancies include short term paid internships of 12 weeks duration in addition to longer term employment opportunities to enable you to gain the skills and experiences necessary to advance your career.

If you are appointed, you will gain transferable skills and the recognition of working for one of the largest employers in North Yorkshire. While some opportunities may not be in your desired employment area, they are an ideal stepping stone to develop skills and experience.

If you are successful in gaining employment with us, your new position will enable you to apply your existing skills to a professional environment and enable you to develop further. You will gain invaluable experience in a challenging role to enhance your career prospects.

Skills which you can learn and enhance through a position with us include:

  • time management
  • creativity
  • communication
  • commercial awareness
  • teamwork
  • specific occupational skills
  • negotiation and persuasion
  • technical skills
  • problem solving
  • networking
  • leadership
  • ICT skills
  • organisation
  • ability to work under pressure
  • perseverance and motivation
  • confidence