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Chocolate, coffee, cereals, milk and water. Nestle is a huge international food brands business with strong roots in the UK and a fine reputation for celebrating apprentices. Their degree apprenticeships are in the commercial heart of the marketing, sales, supply chain. A superb start to a career.


Sales; Marketing; HR; Supply Chain



Degree offered

Chartered Management Degree Apprenticeship


Sheffield Hallam University; Chartered Management Institute


York; Gatwick HQ


3 years

Entry requirements

104 (new tariff) UCAS points from 3 “A” levels excluding General Studies

Application process

Online + Assessment

Working hours

5 days per week, 4 x 6-month placements followed by one year in specific business area

Study hours

6 modules of 4 days each per year at Sheffield Hallam University

Starting salary

York £16,000; Gatwick £17,000

Permanent job offer 

Yes, on successful completion

GCG view

Trying to establish the facts was not quite as smooth as their hot chocolate but a great deal more palatable experience than most. The lady was as sweet as sugar and made up for the technological deficiencies.


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