Environmental Practitioner Degree Apprenticeship 2021 at Amey Consulting

Programme Type:
Degree Apprenticeship / Sponsored Degree (Level 6/7)
Birmingham Crawley Sheffield Liverpool York
£18,000 - £19,999
12th February 2021
Role May Involve:
Medicine, Science & Pharmaceutical

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Environmental Practitioner Degree Apprenticeship 2021

Are you passionate about the environment and ready to take the next step towards a rewarding career in environmental consultancy? We’ve got a great new opportunity at Amey Consulting. We’ve partnered with Coventry University to offer an exciting Environmental Practitioner Degree Apprenticeship, where you’ll gain an Environmental Science degree at the same time as getting real-world experience on the job, working as part of Amey Consulting’s Environment and Sustainability (E&S) team.

The course will provide you with a sound basis of environmental management principles, the skills to manage and interpret environmental data and the ability to formulate innovative environmental management solutions. Our team consists of a variety of environmental specialists, ranging from, environmental assessment specialists and ecologists, to air quality specialists, carbon modellers and landscape architects. You will have the opportunity to experience working across a mixture of disciplines, helping you to decide where your passion and skills align.

What you'll get whilst on the programme

  • A fully funded Environmental Science BSc.Hons degree course at Coventry University backed by on the job vocational training in one of our professional design offices
  • A structured development path leading to a professional environmental consultancy position on completion of the programme
  • A competitive starting salary (from £18,135 per year) rising in line with your progress and achievements
  • An opportunity to work on a variety of real life environmental projects through work experience on live projects from day one, across the rail, highways and built environment sectors
  • A mentor to support you through your study to becoming a professional environmental consultant.

What we're looking for

  • Ability to travel – occasional travel within the UK, mainly to Coventry for study blocks (1 week study blocks, up to eight times a year)
  • Available to start the programme in September 2021
  • Passion for developing your skills both professional and personally
  • Qualification requirements – 112 UCAS points from A Level or BTEC Applied Science or Environmental Sustainability. Although not a requirement, one or more of the following subjects is preferable; Science-based subjects, Geography and Maths.
  • 5 GCSE including English Language and Maths at grade C or 4.

What we'll give you in return

We place great value on all our people and the contribution they make to our business, that’s why we offer a competitive Apprenticeship Programme:

  • A competitive starting salary from £18,135 per annum, and you’ll have annual salary reviews based on your performance. This programme offers you the opportunity to be fast-tracked to an Assistant Environmental Consultancy position upon successful completion of the apprenticeship
  • A fully funded Environmental Science degree course at one of England’s top Universities
  • Accommodation and business expenses will be paid for the residential study block (Monday – Friday).
  • As an Amey employee, you’ll be eligible for our wider benefits and rewards for example, Professional subscriptions, our Employee Assistance Programme, Save with Amey – a fantastic discount scheme for all employees and not to forget our Amey Flexible Benefits Programme where you can opt for benefits that suit you
  • You’ll receive mentoring and guidance from the industry experts you’ll be working closely with across a range of environmental disciplines
  • We as a business will support you every step of the way; you’ll have a manager to mentor your progress, a buddy to guide you whilst on programme and access to a dedicated Early Careers community to support you
  • To support with your personal development, you’ll take part in webinars with the wider Apprentice community as well as Wellbeing events to ensure you’re getting the support you need.

Amey is an equal opportunities employer.

About Amey Consulting

At Amey Consulting we deliver forward-thinking solutions for the world’s biggest asset owners; giving you the unique opportunity to bring truly ground-breaking work to life. We pride ourselves on solving complex challenges with original thinking, then turning it into a reality. We’re proud of what we do, because we’re all given the freedom to perform - it’s what makes a career with us unlike any other.

We think – and act – in terms of grounded, everyday impacts. Our agile team of 3,000 consultants, engineers and designers produce unique solutions to create longer lasting, harder working, better performing and more sustainable assets. It's about end-to-end solutions with day-to-day impacts.

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