Early Careers

The UK’s National Nuclear Laboratory is at the forefront of the challenge to deliver innovative solutions to some of the biggest challenges on the planet.

We are building on the world-class solutions and successes we have already delivered as part of a new agenda with four key focus areas: Clean Energy, Environmental Restoration, Health and Nuclear Medicine and Security and Non-Proliferation.

If you want be a part of our challenge then apply for one of our Early Career schemes.

Work Experience

If you’re currently studying at school or college and have an interest in a STEM career, our work experience programme can offer you a real insight into the nuclear industry and the opportunity for you to learn more about future career paths for you.
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We offer apprenticeships in a range of areas from science and engineering to project management and business administration. You'll learn from pioneering industry specialists at some of the world's leading facilities. Application window will open in January 2022.
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We are looking for graduates with degrees in all STEM disciplines, including Chemistry, Physics, Natural and Geological Sciences, Environmental and Engineering disciplines as well as Materials Science, Mathematics/ Statistics and Software/ IT.
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Post Doctorate

Transition from researcher to science or engineering expert applying academic skills in an industrial environment. Our Post Doctorate scheme will open for applications in January 2022.
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