The Arriva Graduate Programme is an 18-month scheme developed especially for young talent. Our programme is divided into three streams:
While all our graduates can expect a warm welcome when they arrive, we don't wrap them in cotton wool - we want to involve them from the very beginning. Our graduates can expect to be given significant responsibility early on in their careers and will find themselves doing placements in a number of different areas of the business to obtain a broad perspective of Arriva and build their network.
During the Programme, our graduates will attend international graduate events and training modules, work on assignments with fellow graduates, and have the opportunity to meet Arriva’s senior managers. They will receive coaching, career support and have a personal mentor who will track their development. They will also become part of the GraduateClub, which is an international network of Arriva Graduates.
If you are an ambitious person and a good performer, your growth opportunities are limitless at Arriva. This is your journey. How far you go is up to you!
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"As an expanding, international business Arriva is always looking to the future and new ways to improve our transport services. Attracting the right people to Arriva and developing them within our business is vital. Our Graduate Programme – in Operations, Engineering and Functional areas – offers graduates the opportunity to work alongside and be coached by senior people across the company, take on significant responsibility, and discover what it takes to deliver success, helping to create a new generation of great leaders who can all contribute to the future growth of the group."
Director – Corporate Affairs
"The Arriva Graduate Programme offers unique opportunities to step straight from university into a structured training programme. We want to fast-track your career as part of Europe’s growing transport leader by learning and applying leadership behaviours, knowledge and skills to inspire and motivate those around you. How far you go is up to you. Your future lies in your own hands."
Head of Talent Management