Advanced Practical Apprentice at Rolls-Royce

Start Date:
South West
Programme Type:
Apprenticeship - Advanced Level (Level 3)
£19,653 annually
Review Date:
April 2018

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Review Score

10 /10

1. Please give an overview of your role and what this involves on a day-to-day basis:


I have completed my frame work, which involved; 1 year at college studying PEO level 2 and the Btec level 3. Then returned to the defence site and carried out the on site training. Which involves inspection and fitting of aerospace engines. I have now been offered a substantial role as an Aerospace Engine Inspector on the EJ200.

2. Have you learnt any new skills or developed existing skills?


I have learnt how to use a variety of different tooling, computer systems, planning systems and inspection techniques. My job involves a variety of different skills which I have picked up whilst training.

3. To what extent do you enjoy your programme?


I completely enjoy my programme and wouldn't want to work for any other company.

4. How valued do you feel by Rolls-Royce?


Very valued. I have been treated with respected throughout the whole time I have worked for the company.

5. How well organised/structured is your programme?


Everything that has been introduced to me has been explained very will, all qualifications have been provided and any support which was needed has always been provided.

6a. How much support do you receive from your training provider?


As much as I need when required.

6b. How much support do you receive from your employer?


As much as I need when required.

7. How well does your salary/package meet your costs?


Average. Inflation for the cost of living has increased where salary has not.

8. Are there many opportunities outside of work?


Yes, community events have been put on to display our apprenticeship scheme frequently.

9. Would you recommend Rolls-Royce to a friend?


9b. Why?

100% one of the best companies to work for.

10. What tips or advice would you give to others applying to Rolls-Royce?

Try your hardest to get in here, as they look after you very well.

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