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Get the inside buzz from graduates at Nucleargraduates

7.8 / 10 Overall Satisfaction
(based on 23 ratings in 2016)
"One of the best opportunities for graduates in the UK."
Pros: 
  • Graduates are given a budget to put towards their development as they see fit.
  • There is a very friendly atmosphere between graduates and many social events.
  • The training and experience received on the scheme is very useful for progression in the industry.
  • Graduates have the chance to work in multiple locations around the country.
Cons: 
  • Some graduates felt that the programme team weren’t always understanding.
  • The salary is seen as lower than at other similar schemes.
  • Moving regularly for secondments can be expensive.
  • Graduates do not have as much input in the development of the scheme as some would like.
Culture
7.5 / 10
 
Offices & Dress
7.4 / 10
 
Hours
8.4 / 10
 
Salary
6.8 / 10
 
 
Diversity
7.6 / 10
 
 
Training
8.6 / 10
 

What insiders say about...

"Thoroughly research the sponsor company, as well as the nuclear industry in general,..."

"At nucleargraduates the programme team consist of four full-time employees and one..."

"The office from which the scheme is run is modern and very well equipped. The dress..."

"The work hours depend on the organisation you are working for at the time. At Sellafield..."

"This scheme does pay less than many equivalent schemes in similar areas and you do..."

"There is a lot spent on training, plus you get £1000 to spend on what ever training..."

"There are quite a few stages involved in the recruitment; online application, online..."

"I had a video interview where I was asked outside-the-box questions. Explain your..."

"SME challenge has the triple bottom line as its goal, (people, planet and profit..."

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

"Very hard to tell as we are not a massive company. I have never experienced any ..."

"I do not think that this is really applicable as the graduate scheme runs for two..."

"One of the main components is Footprints. This involves setting up all cohort members..."

"I am fortunate enough to currently be involved with the programme management team..."

"Lots of training opportunities and the ability to attend conferences and seminars..."

"Sometimes it can feel like you are given too many things to do."

"The scheme was created to fill a skills gap in an ageing industry."

"Exciting, varied, challenging, and enjoyable."

"I chose them for the STEM opportunities and the chance to do further training while..."

"There are numerous technical courses related to nuclear, and a number of soft skills..."

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

"I think an increased number of staff in the programme team could be helpful."

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