Environmental Degree Apprenticeship - WSP London Environmental team - Degree (Level 6)

WSP Group (Employer)

Kingston University (Training Provider)

Annual wage £17,500.00
37.5 hours per week This would be a permanent position working Monday to Friday, 37.5 hours per week. Exact working hours are agreed with your Line Manager, however an example of standard hours are 9.00am - 5.30pm with one hour for lunch.
60 months (duration)
5 September 2022(start date)
Environmental practitioner (degree) (apprenticeship standard)
4 positions available
27 May 2022 (application closing date)
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Job Description

We can offer you the opportunity to work on some of the world’s most exciting engineering and design projects. We invest in your learning and development and value the ideas and innovation you could bring to our team. So, if you’re ready, we can’t wait to get you involved!


What will the apprentice be doing?

As an Environmental degree apprentice in our team in London, you will be working with colleagues in all of our key technical disciplines (including acoustics, air quality, ecology, EIA, ground and water, landscape architecture, heritage, climate change and sustainability).  Your tasks could include; collecting field survey information, contributing to Environmental impact assessments, carrying out environmental desk studies, conducting research projects and contributing to project management

What training will the apprentice take and what qualification will the apprentice get at the end?

You will attend the Kingston University to study an Environmental Science degree apprenticeship and gain a bachelors qualification, as well as completing your End Point Assessment. You will also be enrolled onto a bespoke internal development programme to help you to attain the knowledge, skills and behaviours to successfully achieve your apprenticeship, and support your career in Environmental Consultancy.

What is the expected career progression after this apprenticeship?

As this is a permanent position, after gaining your degree, WSP will continue to be committed to your learning and development throughout your career with us. You will have the opportunity to work towards gaining Chartered status with your chosen institution, as well as the opportunity to pursue your further study and training goals.

Skills Required

Communication skills, IT skills, Attention to detail, Organisation skills, Problem solving skills, Number skills, Logical, Team working, Creative

Qualifications Required

GCSE or equivalent 5 GCSEs including english, maths, science (Grade Level 5 or above (6 in maths)) Essential
A Level or equivalent 3 A levels to include Geography or Science (Grade BBC or above) Desired
BTEC or equivalent Ext L3 in a relevant subject area (Grade DDM or above) Desired
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About the employer

WSP Group plc is a global business providing management and consultancy services to the built and natural environment. We are one of Europe's largest consultants employing 5,300 people worldwide.

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