Modern Apprentice job opportunities (2017)

A list of Modern Apprentice opportunities for 2017. Modern Apprenticeships for 2018 will be launched in March.



I’m really enjoying being independent and taking responsibility for my work.  I was worried at the beginning that I didn’t have the right skills but everyone is really supportive.  I’m picking things up quickly which is making me feel more confident.

Kerrie GallacherModern Apprentice, Accounts Payable team

List of Modern Apprentice (MA) 2017 jobs:

Modern Apprentice job title Department/School MA based MA framework Link to advert & application process
Administration Assistant The Centre for Open Learning, Finance Team Business & Admin Closed
Administrative Assistant Edinburgh Law School Business & Admin Closed
Animal Husbandry Technician (x2) Central Bioresearch Services  (CBS) Life Sciences


Business Administration Assistant College of Medicine & Veterinary Medicine, College Office Business & Admin Closed
Business Administration Assistant Edinburgh Global Business & Admin Closed
Business Administration Assistant Edinburgh Imaging Business & Admin Closed
Centre for Research Collections Assistant Library & University Collections Customer Service Closed
Design and Publication Assistant Institute of Genetics & Molecular Medicine (IGMM) Creative & Digital Media Closed
Digital Marketing Assistant College of Medicine & Veterinary Medicine, College Office Digital Marketing


Digital Marketing & Social Media Assistant Edinburgh Imaging Digital Marketing


Information Technology Assistant Edinburgh Imaging IT


Landscape Services (x2) 


Estates, Grounds Maintenance Landscaping


Poultry Technician (x2)


Roslin Institute Agriculture


Procurement Assistant


Procurement Procurement



Student Records Assistant Student Systems Business & Admin Closed

Teaching Lab Technician


School of Chemistry Life Sciences



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If you have an enquiry, please contact:

Jenni Dixon, HR Partner UHRS

0131 650 9667