For students

Whether you are about to leave school or university there are opportunities in local government that will match your ambitions.

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  • Apprenticeships - Sunny and Matthew tell us why they chose apprenticeships with Devon County Council - working for a council provides a great starting point for your future career, wherever it may take you. 
  • T Levels - Launching in September 2020, these new technical qualifications will give 16 to 18 year olds a technical alternative to A levels.
  • Graduate routes - Our fast-track National Graduate Development Programme (NGDP)  provides the opportunity to work directly with communities, but also to influence policies and plans at a senior level. All while earning a graduate salary and completing our local government-specific leadership and management qualification.