BT Group

About Us

Our Work Experience

About Us

As a household name, it doesn’t get much bigger than BT! We’re the oldest telecommunications company in the world and can trace our heritage back over 175 years. As the guardians of the UK internet, we make sure our products are cutting edge so we can provide the best products and services for our customers. From looking after the 999 call centres, to protecting our customers from thousands of cyber security attacks daily; careers at BT are varied, exciting and driven by our colleagues themselves.

About Our Work Experience

Do extraordinary things. Every day.

Whether you’re getting ready for the world of work or supporting someone who’s starting their career, there are many ways that BT can help. We offer a huge range of opportunities for school-leavers and graduates as well as people looking for change of career direction.

It’s a chance to gain hands-on experience in one of the world’s leading tech companies. You’ll learn from the best, unlock your potential awards and start building a brilliant career.


Every year, we help more than 2500 people from all walks of life to start new chapters in their careers – more than any other private sector business in the UK.

Wherever they join us – in BT, EE, Plusnet or Openreach, our apprentices learn real-world skills and help solve some of the world’s biggest tech challenges. They build brilliant careers. And they do amazing things along the way.

Summer/industrial placements

Looking to get some exposure to the world of work while you’re still at university? Our placements are a great way to find out what it’s like to work at BT Group, before you’ve even graduated.

We look for people who share our energy, enthusiasm and winning mentality. In return, you’ll be adding valuable experience with a world-leading tech business to your CV.