graduate scheme
Expires10 days

Change and Transformation Graduate Programme - Summer 2022

Still recruiting throughout COVID‑19

Job description

Discover better with a career at Capita

Capita has been working across the public and private sectors for more than 30 years improving customer and public services and adding value to the UK and local economies. Our 61,000 employees combine our talent, creativity, software, technology and innovation to deliver business critical services and solutions across all our markets, solving the complex challenges of our clients, increasing productivity and enhancing their use of technology and data.

We create better outcomes

This is our purpose and it defines our very existence. We provide an inclusive and diverse environment for our people to thrive, develop and realise their true potential. Whoever you are and whatever your background, we want you to be yourself.

We’re growing future leaders

Our Novus programmes are designed to help you gain professional experience and develop your skillset. We’ll challenge you to think differently, solve problems with creativity and to push yourself while expanding your horizons.

Initial training

The programme begins with up to 8 weeks of practical based training delivered in real time from our virtual training academy. The training focuses on the newest and most relevant industry methodologies that will prepare you for a career pathway in business analysis or project management.


Upon successful completion of training, you will have the opportunity to become employed by Capita on a two-year contract, working on internal assignments or on-site with one of our prestigious blue-chip clients. You could be involved with some of the most exciting projects across the UK, from managing internal projects for a leading international bank, producing weekly reports for a software solutions provider, or designing and delivering a new system to improve business efficiency.

Continuous professional development

As well as the ongoing support of Capita professionals whilst you work, you will have access to learning resources and the opportunity to study towards certifications to support your career path from professional bodies such as BCS, and PRINCE2

What we are looking for

Our values are important to us and define who we are as an organisation. We have a culture that is open, collaborative and innovative and we’re looking for enthusiastic talented people with the skills, knowledge and attitude to become part of our team and deliver great service to our clients.

What you’ll receive

As well as the ongoing support of Capita professionals during your training, on commencement of your first assignment you will also receive:

  • Industry aligned competitive salary reviewed every 6 months
  • Bonuses based on performance
  • Six monthly salary review
  • Enrolment onto Capita’s pension scheme
  • Flexible benefits such as share scheme, additional holiday purchase, discounted gym membership, cinema tickets and restaurant vouchers.
  • Continuous professional development
  • Access to learning resources to support further study

If you have a passion for technology and problem solving, then we would like to hear from you.

Apply now to start your Novus journey today and be part of a graduate programme that values and invests in your future.

Start date: Summer 2022.

What we are looking for

  • A minimum of 2:2 in an undergraduate degree
  • Excellent communication and presentation skills
  • A passion for learning
  • Effective task management skills
  • Influence and negotiation skills
  • A continuous improvement mindset
  • Good all-round IT skills, with experience of the Microsoft Office Suite
  • Following training, able to relocate UK wide for extensive periods to work on Capita and client assignments
  • Available to start training in August 2022 and attend the online classes in real-time

Accepted degree subjects

  • teacher training and education
  • health sciences
  • sports science
  • civil engineering and construction
  • mechanical engineering
  • food sciences
  • pharmacy and pharmacology
  • classics
  • chemistry
  • chemical engineering
  • environmental science and ecology
  • business and management studies
  • physics
  • electronic and electrical engineering
  • biology and life sciences
  • computer sciences and information technology
  • medicine
  • transport engineering
  • psychology
  • agricultural sciences
  • geology and geography
  • nursing
  • mathematics
  • information science and librarianship
  • aerospace engineering
  • economics
  • social sciences
  • materials science

Additional job details

UK wide
Competitive salary

Contract, dates and working times


How to apply

Your time and effort in the application process is greatly appreciated. Unfortunately, due to the volume of applications we receive, we aren't able to get back to everyone. Therefore, if you haven't heard back from us by March 2022, you haven't been successful this time around.

Click Apply to start your application now. This job will be available on Prospects until 1 February 2022

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Closing date:  1 February 2022

Expires10 days