About BAE Systems
At BAE Systems we serve, supply and protect those who serve and protect us. Ours is a culture that values diversity, rewards integrity and merit, and is a place where everyone has the opportunity to fulfil their potential, no matter what their background.
With a workforce of 90,000 people in more than 40 countries, we’re committed to nurturing talent - empowering our people to drive innovation, make the right decisions and solve complex challenges.
It’s never too soon to start thinking about your future. Whether you’re in your final year of school or college or taking this time to explore a career change, joining BAE Systems as an apprentice means being part of a team of inspiring colleagues who will support you to achieve your ambitions.
With a long history of innovation and excellence behind us, and exciting plans for the future, BAE Systems is a place where you can start, and grow, your career with confidence.
Whatever your skills and ambitions, and wherever in the UK you live, if you bring your commitment and energy – you’ll have the chance to make a real impact, where it counts, whichever team you join.
About our apprenticeship programmes
We have a wide range of apprenticeships across different business areas. Our programmes are designed for those who have, or are about to, complete GCSE’s (or equivalent) onwards; spanning areas such as Engineering, Business and Finance from intermediate to degree level.
Earn and learn
As an apprentice, you’ll gain valuable work experience, develop skills and be supported in your study towards professional qualifications – all whilst earning a salary.
Our employee networks, your team and your mentors will help you to develop connections and experience a fulfilling career. There are also plenty of opportunities for you to get involved in volunteering, so you’ll be encouraged to make a difference outside of work too.
Apprentices are our future, so we invest in yours. We recognise the vital part they play in our success, so you’ll be encouraged to bring your unique perspective and showcase your ideas right from the start. Many of our colleagues began their career as an apprentice, and each one of your team will be passionate about guiding you on your own journey.
At BAE Systems, we’re not just proud of what we do, we’re proud of how we do it. So when you join us, you’ll be part of an inclusive culture that’s committed to working to the highest ethical and environmental standards, making a positive contribution to the countries and communities in which we operate.
Switch on your career with us – apply now.
Awarded 5th in Engineering / Manufacturing 2021-2022
- Apprenticeship - Intermediate Level (Level 2)
- Apprenticeship - Higher Level (Level 4/5/6/7)
- Apprenticeship - Advanced Level (Level 3)
- Degree Apprenticeship / Sponsored Degree (Level 6/7)