Bath is the largest city in Somerset and is, therefore, a perfect place to start your graduate job hunt. Whether you’re looking for a career in recruitment, sport, psychology or anything in between, there will definitely be a graduate scheme waiting for you there. Here are just 20 graduate schemes in Bath.

1.    Juice Recruitment

Industry: Various

Salary: Competitive

Juice Recruitment is looking for graduates to take on a variety of roles in different sectors. They would preferably like applicants with industry experience, however, this is not compulsory. Contact Sophie at Juice for more information.


2.    Hays Recruitment

Industry: Recruitment

Salary: Starting from £22,000 per annum

As a Graduate Recruitment Consultant for Hays Recruitment, you’ll use your sales expertise to liaise and build relationships with candidates and clients. This is a full-time position, working 8:30 am-6 pm Monday-Friday. A full UK driving licence is also required.

3.    Rise Technical Recruitment Limited

Industry: Computer Science

Salary: £24,000-£35,000 per annum plus benefits

Calling all Computer Science grads! A multi-billion-pound organisation in Bath is looking for new graduates who are confident in using Python, C or C++ to join their team. You will be working alongside other graduates and more senior developers in designing, developing and testing bespoke solutions and systems.

4.    People Source Consulting Ltd 

Industry: IT & Communications

Salary: £25,000-£35,000 per annum plus benefits

A global software company based in Bath is currently searching for a graduate/junior developer to work remotely. Computer Science graduates may also be interested in this role, as any applicants will need to be confident in using Python, JavaScript, JSON, C++, C, Bash and AWS.  

5.    Verco 

Industry: Consultancy

Salary: £24,000-£28,000 depending on experience

As a Graduate/Junior Consultant in Policy, Strategy & Compliance (Environmental Reporting) at Verco, you will help with projects and business development activities to meet and exceed targets. They are particularly looking for someone with a degree in engineering, economics or sciences (environmental or similar.)

6.    Tradewind Recruitment

Industry: Education

Salary: £60-£65 per day

Tradewind Recruitment is looking for psychology graduates to work as support assistants in primary and secondary schools in Bath once they re-open. You will support students with their learning, while also monitoring their social, emotional and behavioural progress. To be successful, you must have a relevant degree and knowledge of Special Educational Needs (SEN.)

7.    Channel People

Industry: Software Engineering

Salary: £25,000-£30,000

This opportunity is another one for Computer Science graduates! As a Graduate QA Engineer for this multi-national organisation, you will work alongside other Software Testers and QA Engineers to implement automation software across multiple projects. You will be based in the UK, however, there are opportunities for travel in this role.

8.    IQVIA

Industry: Sales

Salary: Competitive plus company car

IQVIA is a leading human data science company helping both clients and patients. They are looking for graduates to take on the role of Medical Sales Representatives, which will involve maximising sales, identifying customer requirements and building strong relationships with clients. To be successful, you must have excellent written and verbal communication skills and a full UK driving licence.

9.    The Royal High School Bath 

Industry: Sports Education

Salary: £12,420 per annum with accommodation provided

The Royal High School in Bath is seeking a Graduate Sports Assistant to assist their PE department. This is a year-long placement and would be ideal for a candidate looking to gain more experience in the education sector. You will need extensive knowledge and experience in several sports and sports technology.

10. Marcussen

Industry: Tax Consultancy

Salary: Starting from £25,000 plus benefits

The Graduate Development Programme at Marcussen is a three-year scheme, aimed at taking successful applicants on a journey from graduation to being a professionally qualified business adviser. You will need outstanding communication skills, the ability to work as part of a team and to be able to work outside the box in many different situations.

11. University of Bath

Industry: Project Management

Salary: Starting from £22,417, rising to £25,941

If you’re not ready to leave university quite yet, why not work there! The University of Bath is hiring a Research Project Assistant to work in the department of Research and Innovation Services. In the role, you will be expected to administer meetings, travel arrangements, board and committee work and many other day-to-day tasks.

12. Bath Spa University 

Industry: Professional Services

Salary: £22,417 – £26,715 per annum

Bath Spa University is searching for a new Student Immigration Officer to deliver high-quality immigration advice, run workshops and to contribute towards the International Student experience proactively. For more information about this opportunity, please contact Sophie Furguson ( )

13. Access Talent Group

Industry: Geotechnical & Environmental

Salary: £18,000 to £20,000 per annum

This company is looking for a Graduate Geo-Environmental Consultant to assist in the project management of geotechnical, contaminated land and landfill investigations and to assist in the delivery of interpretive and factual reports. You will gain experience in a range of site and office-based tasks, alongside trial pitting and soil logging, environmental monitoring and report writing.

14. Tradewind Recruitment

Industry: Education

Salary: £60-£85 per day

Along with psychology graduates, Tradewind Recruitment is also looking for science graduates to assist in teaching in primary and secondary schools once they re-open. To be successful, you will need to have a degree in any science-related subject or an equivalent qualification and knowledge of special educational needs (SEN.)

15. Royal United Hospitals Bath NHS Foundation Trust

Industry: Biomedical science

Salary: £31,365 to £37,890 per annum

The Royal United Hospitals Bath NHS Foundation Trust is currently recruiting a Biomedical Scientist to help support the immunology department in providing high-quality care for patients. This position comes with excellent training and educational opportunities and flexible working hours.

16. intel

Industry: Engineering

Salary: Competitive

This well-known computer company is looking for graduates to take part in their six-month-long Modelling Engineer internship. Intel is after motivated, passionate and talented engineers to work on a variety of different projects. To be successful, you will need a Bachelor’s degree in Electrical Engineering, Computer Science, Computer Engineering or a related field.

17. Anglo Technical Recruitment Ltd

Industry: Computer Modelling

Salary: Competitive

A major water company, which is responsible for the delivery of water treatment, wastewater and network projects, is looking for graduates to take on the role of Network Modeller. You will have several responsibilities, including building and verifying sewer models, developing solutions for hydraulic problems and writing reports and presentations.

18. Highworth Associates

Industry: Sales

Salary: £18,000-£40,000 per annum

Highworth Associates is working with a business in Bath city centre to find Graduate Sales Development Representatives. The company provides web-based subscription services, offering other business support and expertise. You will need exceptional communication skills and ideally at least one year of experience in sales and CRM.

19. Wishlist Recruitment

Industry: Finance

Salary: £18,000 – £22,000 per annum

A Bath investments company is currently recruiting a Finance & Investments Assistant, providing administrative support services to financial advisors, investment managers, stockbrokers and clients. Graduates with a relevant degree are welcome to apply.

20. IT Career Switch

Industry: IT

Salary: £18,000 to £35,000 per annum

Do you fancy a career in IT? IT Career Switch is looking for Trainee Network Engineers to work for companies in the Bath area. You do not need any initial experience for this role, so don’t worry if your degree isn’t relevant. In the role, you will work full-time, completing online training, practical training, exams and finally an IT technician placement.