Data Science Graduate Apprentice / Degree Apprenticeship

  • Company: ScottishPower
  • Location: Multiple Locations
  • Closing Date: 20-03-2022


Our Graduate Apprenticeship / Degree Apprenticeship programme lets you work towards a degree while enriching your education with invaluable industry experience. You’ll stand out from your peers and you’ll be able to apply your work experience to your learning, helping you understand how key theories apply to the real world. 

As a Graduate Apprentice / Degree Apprentice, you’ll enjoy a range of benefits including: 

  • Starting salary of £18,500 
  • A generous pension scheme where we’ll double match your contributions up to 10%; 
  • A broad range of flexible benefits including share incentive plans, employee discounts, charity matched funding and many, many more. 

What will you be doing? 

As a Data Science Graduate Apprentice / Degree Apprentice, you’ll be immersed in data right from day one. Working within one of our teams responsible for system or asset data, you’ll use data to find meaning and create actionable insights, identifying opportunities for the business. 

Throughout your course, you’ll connect your studies to current business scenarios, letting you see how the theories apply in the real world. And at the end of the programme, you’ll continue your career as a Data Analyst with a starting salary of £36,648. 

With opportunities in Scotland and England, we’re looking for someone who is excited to do a Data Science degree at one of our partner institutions. Both universities offer a blended learning approach with the majority of teaching delivered online. 

Location: Heriot-Watt University / Glasgow office and Nottingham University / Prenton office

If you live in Scotland, you’ll do a BSc (Hons) Graduate Apprenticeship in Data Science through Heriot-Watt University and will work in our Glasgow office. You’ll have three Highers at a minimum of a B or three A Levels at a minimum of two Bs and a C (or equivalent), in Maths and Computing. We’ll also accept an HNC in Computing or Engineering disciplines that have included Engineering Maths 1 and 2 modules. 

If you live in England, you’ll do a BSc (Hons) Degree Apprenticeship in Data Science through Nottingham University and will work in our Prenton office.

Entry Requirements

You’ll have three A-levels at a minimum of two Bs and a C (or equivalent) to include A-level maths. . PLEASE NOTE Level 4 data analyst apprenticeship at distinction or merit is also a valid entry route and we will consider candidates with alternative qualifications/industry experience on a case by case basis.

Apply now or contact student support if you need assistance with your application, we’re here to help!