Corporate Sustainability (Workplace services) Apprenticeship SCHRODER INVESTMENT MANAGEMENT LIMITED

If you've just finished school or college, and gained A-levels or BTECs, then our two year Workplace Services Apprenticeship Programme provides you with a chance to take the first step in your career and earn while you learn. You’ll be helping to provide critical services that support our wider business.

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

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Closing date: 10 May 2024

Apprenticeship summary

  • Annual wage


    Competitive - well above National Minimum Wage

  • Working week

    Monday - Friday, 9.00am - 5.00pm

    Total hours per week: 40

  • Expected duration

    2 Years

  • Possible start date

    02 Sep 2024

  • Date posted

    06 Feb 2024

  • Apprenticeship level

    Level 2 (GCSE)

  • Reference number


  • Positions

    1 available

What you will do in your working day

As a Schroders apprentice, you will spend 20% of your time working towards achieving the Level 4 – Corporate Responsibility and Sustainability Practitioner qualification. qualification, the rest of your time will be spent working with your team and gaining the skills you need to build your expertise.

Some of the tasks and projects you’ll be involved in are:

  • Support the monthly collating, inputting, verification and analysis of environmental data working with the Head of Climate and Environment, Corporate Sustainability
  • Support implementation of sustainability policies and practices across our global offices
  • Act as a champion for environmental issues within the organisation, identifying opportunities for environmental initiatives and support to implement office sustainability action plans
  •  Support our Supply Chain Sustainability Manager to gather data and information on our suppliers and their sustainability commitments
  • Conduct research on sustainability best practices, industry trends, and regulatory requirements to support decision-making processes
  • Support sustainability working group meetings to maintain meeting minutes and action logs
  •  Assist in the preparation of sustainability communications, including internal newsletters, reports, and presentations and contribute to the development and delivery of sustainability awareness programmes for employees

The training you will be getting

Facilities Services Operative Level 2 Apprenticeship Standard:

As an apprentice you'll be involved with all the everyday tasks of your team from day one.

You'll be part of one of the most successful and well known brands in the Asset Management industry with opportunities to develop and progress your career during your time here.

Some of the training and development opportunities offered over the two year apprenticeship include: 

  • An introduction to The City - build your awareness of the Asset Management Industry 
  • Transitioning in to your new role
  • Time Management
  • Effective Business Writing
  • Resillience Training
  • Presentation Skills
  • Lunch & Learns led by Senior members of staff giving you the opportunity to build your network and learn more about our business areas

What to expect at the end of your apprenticeship

  • To be confirmed by employer

Requirements and prospects

Desired skills and personal qualities

Communication skills, Attention to detail, Customer care skills, Administrative skills, Team working, Initiative


GCSE or equivalent English and Maths (Grade A* - C or 9-4) Essential
A Level or equivalent Any subject (Grade Any grade) Essential

About the employer

Schroders is a global investment manager which helps institutions, intermediaries and individuals around the world invest money to meet their goals, fulfil their ambitions, and prepare for the future. Our purpose is to provide excellent investment performance to our clients through active management. By serving clients, we serve wider society. Channeling capital into sustainable and durable businesses accelerates positive change in the world. Funding the future is a privilege: we use it wisely and responsibly. We employ over 5700 talented people worldwide operating in 37 different locations across Europe, the Americas, Asia, Africa and the Middle East, close to the markets in which we invest and close to our clients. Schroders has developed under stable ownership for over 200 years and long-term thinking governs our approach to investing, building client relationships and growing our business.




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Training provider


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

Facilities services operative

Level 2 (GCSE)

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: 10 May 2024