V01967 - Project Management Degree Apprentice BAE SYSTEMS PLC

Shared Services helps BAE Systems to serve, supply and protect those who serve and protect us by delivering the 200+ essential services that enable us all to perform, deliver and grow. Shared Services will continue evolving to deliver greater business value for BAE Systems.

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

Apply now

Closing date: 28 Feb 2024

Apprenticeship summary

  • Annual wage

    Competitive

    This pay rate is above National Minimum Wage

    We offer a competitive salary with annual increases throughout the apprenticeship and a range of employee benefits including, free higher education as well as access to the Company pension and Share Incentive plan.

  • Working week

    Shifts to be confirmed.

    Total hours per week: 37

  • Expected duration

    60 Months

  • Possible start date

    16 Sep 2024

  • Date posted

    29 Nov 2023

  • Apprenticeship level

    Degree
    Level 6 (Degree with honours)

  • Reference number

    VAC1000214013

  • Positions

    8 available

What you will do in your working day

The Project Management Degree Apprenticeship is a 5-year scheme within BAE Systems Shared Services.

Dependent on the Business area within Shared Services you will be in a role throughout the scheme or work through a series of rotational work placements, you will learn and demonstrate skills required to successfully manage our complex projects and programmes including:

  • Communication
  • Schedule management
  • Budgeting and cost control
  • Stakeholder management
  • Risk management
  • Project governance

The Project Management Degree Apprenticeship is delivered by the University of Cumbria which is held on campus at Lancaster University with a mixture of weekly day release, block sessions and online delivery.

The training you will be getting

  • Project Manager (Integrated Degree)

What to expect at the end of your apprenticeship

Around 95% of apprentices choose to stay on with us. And as a global business there are a world of opportunities – whether you decide to stay in the UK, or explore an overseas role.


Requirements and prospects

Desired skills and personal qualities

Communication skills, Organisation skills, Team working

Qualifications

GCSE or equivalent 5 GCSEs Including Mathematics and English (Grade Grade 4/C or above) Essential
Other 96 (Grade UCAS Tariff points) Essential

About the employer

At BAE Systems, we provide some of the world’s most advanced, technology-led defence, aerospace and security solutions. We employ a skilled workforce of more than 93,000 people in around 40 countries. Working with customers and local partners, we develop, engineer, manufacture, and support products and systems to deliver military capability, protect national security, and keep critical information and infrastructure secure.

Employer

BAE SYSTEMS PLC

Address

BAE Systems

Channel Way

Preston

PR2 2YA

Contact

Early Careers Recruitment Team

GART@baesystems.com

You must have JavaScript enabled to view a map of the location


Training

Training provider

THE UNIVERSITY OF CUMBRIA

Adjustments for experience

You could reduce your training time, or finish your apprenticeship faster, if you have relevant prior learning or experience. This could be relevant:

  • training
  • qualifications, like an NVQ in a relevant field
  • industry or sector experience

Apprenticeship standard

Project manager (integrated degree)

Level 6 (Degree with honours)

Demonstrating experience

If your application is successful, you will have a chance to discuss your relevant prior learning or experience with your training provider and employer. You will all need to agree any adjustments to your training plan.

You should be prepared to show your competence, and evidence of relevant qualifications


Employer's Application Instructions

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

Apply now

Closing date: 28 Feb 2024