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8.0 / 10 Overall Satisfaction
(based on 6 ratings in 2018)
"Innovative and encouraging."
7.8 / 10
Offices & Dress
8.2 / 10
8.3 / 10
7.0 / 10
8.7 / 10
8.7 / 10


  • Hours are often flexible, allowing people to have a good work/like balance.
  • The training and experience gained on the scheme is very useful for progression in the industry.
  • Graduates have the chance to work in multiple locations around the country and internationally.
  • Managers make good mentors and offer helpful feedback to graduates.


  • Some training requires time to be put in outside of work hours.
  • The salary is seen as lower than on other similar schemes.
  • While graduates are given a budget for moving expenses, it is not always enough.
  • Some graduates would like more control over their training budget.

What insiders say about...

"It was lengthy and very challenging with a real mixture of technical challenges and..."

"The culture within the cohorts is great and you will make many new friends. Your..."

"Large open-plan office with good local amenities. Communal canteen, kitchen and two..."

"The hours are quite flexible. You have core hours to work and, as long as you do..."

"There are 'jumps' post-scheme, where we are viewed as highly competent graduates,..."

"There are multiple weeks out of the office for mandatory training, as well as a good..."

"The interview process includes an application form, psychometric testing, video interview,..."

"Various types of interview. The assessment centre includes technical interviews,..."

"We are pushed to create businesses that are environmentally conscious. We all work..."

"Mentors are generally senior management, which is good in terms of professional advice...."

"There is a fairly even gender balance within the graduates. However, there is a gender..."

"In the case of this scheme it is two years and then you move on, there is no progression...."

"We have to do 80 hours per secondment on community work and therefore we do some..."

"The beauty of the nucleargraduates scheme is that you get a minimum of three placements..."

"The freedom to choose the location of my secondments and the separate training budget..."

"Lack of communication from the sponsor companies to the graduates."

"The name Rolls-Royce on the application. Nucleargraduates has a number of sponsor..."

"They like to involve outdoor pursuits in the training!"

"Opportunities galore."

"The opportunities for taking different secondments around the industry and the training..."

"There are excellent training and professional development opportunities. We can also..."

"Jobs advertised via internet and at recruitment events, and they provide expenses..."

"More contact with sponsor company while on secondment."

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