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Environmental Practitioner Degree Apprenticeship TETRA TECH LIMITED

You will be working within the Ecology team whilst attending university 1 day per week to complete a fully funded professionally accredited BSc (Hons) Environmental Management degree. Our Ecology team undertake a range of habitat and protected species surveys including bats, reptiles, amphibians, otters, and a whole lot more.

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Closing date: 02 Dec 2022

Apprenticeship summary

  • Annual wage

    £9,379.50 to £18,525.00

    Competitive salary + excellent benefits

    Wages explained

    Apprentices are paid for their normal working hours and training that's part of their apprenticeship (usually one day per week).

    Minimum Wage Rates
  • Working week

    Monday to Friday, 7.5 hours per day, 9am - 5pm.

    Total hours per week: 37.5

  • Expected duration

    60 Months

  • Possible start date

    01 Sep 2023

  • Date posted

    02 Nov 2022

  • Apprenticeship level

    Level 6 (Degree with honours)

  • Reference number


  • Positions

    1 available

What will the apprentice be doing?

  • Working across the UK and internationally our qualified ecologists conduct phase 1 habitat surveys and Protected species Surveys
  • The post will offer the successful applicant an interesting, challenging, and varied workload as well as allowing them to develop personally and professionally, as an Ecologist

What training will the apprentice take and what qualification will the apprentice get at the end?

  • The typical duration for this apprenticeship is 60 months but this will depend on previous experience
  • You will attend a local University 1 day per week (during term Time)
  • Successful apprentices will gain a BSc (Hons) Environmental Management

What is the expected career progression after this apprenticeship?

  • Graduates of the level 6 Environmental Practitioner Degree Apprenticeship will be ideally placed to gain the new Registered Environmental Practitioner (REnvP) registration
  • Environmental Practitioners combine a high level of knowledge and understanding of environmental principles and techniques to complex environmental systems
  • Skills can be transferred to a range of environmental specialisms, such as, environmental policy, air quality, climate change, waste management, ecology

Requirements and prospects

Desired skills and personal qualities

Communication skills, IT skills, Attention to detail, Organisation skills, Presentation skills, Logical, Team working, Initiative


GCSE or equivalent 5 GCSE's inc English, Maths and Science (Grade 9- 4 /A*- C) Essential
A Level or equivalent 3 A'levels (Grade 112 UCAS points/Grades BBC) Essential

About the employer

Tetra Tech is a leading provider of consulting and engineering services with 21,000 associates working across the full project life cycle worldwide. Our operations in the UK and Europe include more than 2,000 employees who are Leading with Science® to solve our clients’ most complex problems.




3 Sovereign Square

Sovereign Street




Sally Allen

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Training provider


Apprenticeship standard

Environmental practitioner (degree)

Level 6 (Degree with honours)

Employer's Application Instructions

Please apply through the careers page on our website using the above link. Please provide details of your qualifications, experience and any predicted grades.

This apprenticeship requires you to apply through the employer's website.

Apply now

Closing date: 02 Dec 2022