Are you interested in science, technology or engineering? Are you interested in taking a gap year to experience the working world before starting university?
In the interest of fostering close links with education, and to provide opportunities for young people to gain a greater awareness of the role science and technology play in today’s world, we offer a number of Technology Scholarships annually to enthusiastic students who are planning to study STEM (science, technology, engineering, mathematics) related subjects at university.
This a great opportunity to experience life in a challenging but rewarding work environment whilst doing what you enjoy and gaining skills that will help you fast track your career.
Details of the scheme
The first year
You’ll work at Cambridge Consultants as a salaried employee for approximately ten months between finishing school and starting at university, and join a team aligned to your technical interests and career aspirations. During this time, you’ll have the chance to work on challenging projects and take part in the day to day work of the company alongside highly experienced engineers, interspersed with periods of practical training relevant to your chosen discipline.
As an employee of Cambridge Consultants, you’ll also enjoy our many benefits, including participation in the company bonus scheme, 37 hour flexible working week, free breakfast, free lunches and refreshments plus 25 days annual holiday (pro rata, excluding bank holidays)
At the end of your ‘gap year’ placement with Cambridge Consultants, you’ll have the opportunity to apply for an annual bursary and summer vacation work. If successful, you’ll be eligible to receive a generous annual bursary for the duration of your first degree as well as guaranteed further employment with Cambridge Consultants during your university summer vacations.
- You’ll need to have, or expect to gain, qualification for entry to university to study a STEM related subject
- You’ll have a keen interest in learning about technology
Why Cambridge Consultants?
Cambridge Consultants creates exciting and novel breakthroughs in technology and products. We help our clients achieve the kind of game-changing leap forward that will transform their whole business.
At the heart of what we do are talented and motivated multi-disciplinary teams empowered to create cutting edge technologies and systems to solve difficult problems for our clients.
We recognise and celebrate individual talent and we understand the importance of letting individuals be just that. Our people are here to do the best work of their lives and our job is to provide the platform for them to do it. That means letting people pursue the projects that interest them and develop their career in whatever direction they choose.
We’re committed to promoting a diverse workplace. We believe that diversity can only flourish when everyone feels included and has a sense of belonging.