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BT is one of the world’s leading communications services companies, serving the needs of customers in the UK and across the world, where we provide fixed-line services, broadband, mobile and TV products and services as well as networked IT services.

Every day our work touches millions of lives in 170 countries. Our innovative products and services span all kinds of areas – from broadband, TV and mobile, to brand new technology in fields as diverse as security and car manufacturing.

School leaver opportunities

BT do not currently have any School Leaver Programmes, look into the Apprenticeship schemes for more information.


As an apprentice at BT, you can do amazing things. You’ll be part of a global innovations company, using the power of communications to make a better world and create new possibilities for our customers. You’ll be a hugely important part of our business bringing fresh ideas to all sorts of exciting work. We offer a wide range of different apprenticeships, giving you the chance to specialise in an area that excites you – from Information Technology to Cyber Security, from Engineering to Vehicle Technicians and Supply Chain, from Finance to HR and Business Management, and from Customer Service to Billing and Sales. Best of all, we’ve got apprenticeships all over the UK, offering you the chance to find the perfect opportunity right on your doorstep.

Why choose a BT apprenticeship?

Whatever path you choose, an apprenticeship is your opportunity to kick-start a great career. You’ll develop valuable skills, take on real responsibilities, gain new knowledge, achieve recognised qualifications and make a genuine impact – all while earning a salary and receiving great benefits. You will learn and grow at work every day with close support and guidance from everyone around you whether they are your manager, trainer or a colleague. We’ll design a personalised development plan just for you. What’s more, as part of our community, you’ll enjoy the chance to make friends and have fun with apprentices at all kinds of networking and social events.

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Salary & benefits

This will vary depending on the particular level or programme that you are offered. Salaries start at £14,466 per annum. You can confirm the salary if you are invited to an assessment centre and it will be clearly shown in the contract we send you if you secure an apprenticeship with us. Increases are determined by your performance against set milestones throughout the apprenticeship.

You’ll be pleased to know that one of the benefits of becoming an apprentice at BT is that at the end of your apprenticeship you will graduate from your apprenticeship and continue your career with BT. 


This depends on the apprenticeship you are applying for. Please review the vacancies in your location on our website to confirm the exact requirements, however for most of our apprenticeships you will need 4 GCSEs Grade C or above as a minimum and this must include English Language and Maths.


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