CAREERS AT ROTHAMSTED

Feeding 9 billion people by 2050 is a huge challenge, we need the best and brightest minds in order to do this.

WORKING AT ROTHAMSTED

We have over 300 science staff supported by experts in the fields of IT, commercialisation, finance, communications and HR, based across two sites with world class facilities and collaborations in many countries worldwide. We take pride in our people and achievements and aim to provide the modern working environment necessary to allow success. Our Career Development Framework provides a structure for professional development and exciting career opportunities. A comprehensive programme of benefits is available to all staff, please click here to view.

Work experience

Work experience

Our work experience programme is designed to provide students with an opportunity to be involved with cutting edge agricultural scientific research as well as a variety of office based and support tasks. We hope students will gain a useful insight into the various aspects of our organization and the skills necessary for different careers.

OUR WORK EXPERIENCE PROGRAMME

Work Placements and Internships

WORK PLACEMENTS AND INTERNSHIPS

Rothamsted Research are able to offer a limited number of Work Placements and Internships, unfortunately, we are currently oversubscribed for placements this year and are unable to accept any further applications – please check back regularly for updates.

Apprenticeships

Apprenticeships

We have teamed up with Oaklands College to launch a progressive and stimulating apprenticeship scheme. Opportunities exist across the organisation from science support functions through to Facilities. Our apprentices develop a range of skills and knowledge which provide a foundation to build a successful career.

Training

TRAINING

We view learning and development in all its forms as very important for personal development. Offering high quality mentoring, training, coaching and much more to provide our employees with a lasting legacy and key skills that they take with them in their future careers.

Life at Rothamsted

LIFE AT ROTHAMSTED

People are the most important asset of our organisation and we aim to provide the modern environment in which our people work that matches the world class level of our expertise. We are committed to ensuring a good work life balance is maintained and have many on-site site facilities.

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Apprenticeships

FLEXIBLE WORKING

Rothamsted Research provides a flexible working policy that enables employees to balance their role with other commitments and interests.

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