Level 3 Section Planning Apprenticeship


Level 3 Section Planning Apprenticeship

Our 3-year Section Planning Apprenticeship offers a unique understanding of different areas of planning and the effect it has on the wider business. Working with corporate planning processes, systems and databases, you’ll have all the skills and experiences you need to take your career to the next stage

If making an impact matters to you.
You matter to us.


Level 3 Section Planning Apprenticeship

We have a large list of locations which can change every year. Please check back once applications are open to find out where you can apply in 2024. You can register your interest to be notified when applications open for this programme.

Start date: September 2024

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What you’ll be doing

Take the opportunity to gain an understanding of aspects of planning across Network Rail through use of corporate planning processes, systems, and databases. You’ll learn all
about how this interacts with the wider business.

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Who you are matters

You’ll need at least 5 GCSEs at grade 9-5 including Maths and English, or equivalent.

We’re looking for enthusiastic individuals with an organised mindset. You should enjoy collaborating with other team member and be confident in communicating with people of all levels.

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What you’ll get out of it

Once you’ve completed the scheme, you’ll have a Level 3 Transport Planning NVQ qualification.

Many of our apprentices go on to hold senior positions within Network Rail.

We matter to millions. You could too.