What will the apprentice be doing?
Laboratory Science apprentices in Unilever will apply specific knowledge and a wide scientific understanding to carry out a range of technical and scientific activities. You will help to support the R&D development of new products across a number of our different categories.
What training will the apprentice take and what qualification will the apprentice get at the end?
As an apprentice, you'll receive on-the-job training and experience in an administrative position along with formal training to gain the knowledge and skills you'll need to support our business operations. You'll join a team with a dedicated line manager committed to enhancing your career experiences. You will receive the BSc in Laboratory Sciences upon completion of this programme.
What is the expected career progression after this apprenticeship?
Good chances of progression to temporary/permanent employment.
Requirements and prospects
Desired skills and personal qualities
Communication skills, Attention to detail, Organisation skills, Problem solving skills, Team working, Creative
GCSE or equivalent English Language and Maths (Grade 5 or above) Essential
A Level or equivalent At least 3 A-Levels (Grade B or above) Essential
A Level or equivalent in Biology, Physics or Maths (Grade B or above) Essential
A Level or equivalent must have Chemistry (Grade B or above) Essential
Things to consider
Please note: we open for applications once a year and work on a rolling basis, which means that as soon as we reach the required number of applications, we will close the process for that role/business area. Therefore, we advise applying as early as possible once applications go live to avoid disappointment.