Apprenticeships with AstraZeneca

We are an innovation-driven, global biopharmaceutical company with a vision to save lives through innovative science, collaboration and exceptional service delivery.

There are many career paths and programmes available to you within our organisations, whatever your level of study.  We offer apprenticeships between Levels 3-7 in Clinical Trials, Global Operations, HR, IT, and Oncology. Further detail about specific programmes can be found on our Early Careers page.

All our opportunities are for real roles in teams across our functions, where you will also receive support to study for a qualification in your chosen field.

Our apprenticeships offer more than your apprenticeship. You will be working alongside industry experts who will support your development, both within role and personally.  You may work in a global team which will offer additional growth opportunities, learning about different cultures and how our organisations work across 100+ countries to ensure that our patients medical needs are met.

Our programmes start annually in September and are based at various sites across the UK – At AstraZeneca we believe in the potential of our people and you’ll develop beyond what you thought possible, we’d love to hear from you.

Open Programmes

We have a number of apprenticeship programmes currently open, will roles available at sites across the UK.

All programmes close on Friday 19th March. Currently open programmes include:

– IT

– Data Science

– AI Data Specialist

– Laboratory and Technician Scientists

– Finance

– Business Admin

– Manufacturing

– Engineering

Click here to learn more and view vacancies now.

AstraZeneca Apprenticeships

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AstraZeneca is a leading global biopharmaceutical company, one of only a handful of UK-based pharmaceutical companies to span the entire value chain of a medicine.

With over 6,000 employees across the UK, we offer a variety of exciting apprenticeship opportunities, including Lab Science, Quality, Manufacturing, Engineering, IT, HR, Clinical Trials and Supply Chain.

Please note, we are currently reviewing all listed recruitment opportunities due to the ongoing uncertainty surrounding COVID-19 and will be updating the Time To Apply information soon.

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