Career Start as a Graduate Apprentice - Kibble: Specialist services & support for young people facing adversity

Earn while you gain a university degree and develop practical skills within a real-life business setting through Kibble’s Career Start Graduate Apprentice Programme. An incredible opportunity for you to build a rewarding career.

Apply now for Kibble to invest in you. You will study for a relevant degree with our partner, the University of the West of Scotland (UWS) and receive our full support, guidance and mentoring to build a full career in an essential field you have an interest in.

Career Start as a Graduate Apprentice is not currently open for applications, however, we are recruiting for a range of other vacancies. Visit our dedicated recruitment website or sign up for Kibble job alerts.

FAQs about our Career Start Graduate Apprentice Programmes

Can I apply for Kibble’s Career Start Graduate Apprentice Programme?

Yes, if you have the enthusiasm and commitment to study towards a university degree alongside completing work experience with us you can apply. We will invest in you and provide a salary as well as support, guidance and mentoring while you enrol in UWS.

Visit our dedicated Kibble recruitment website to sign-up to job alerts and be one of the first to know about career opportunities.

Tell me more about Kibble?

As a specialist child and youth care charity and social enterprise, Kibble empower young people through care, education and support. Many of the young people we care for have experienced trauma or adversity in their lives. We give them consistent love and care, an inspiring education, and the therapeutic supports to help them achieve their best.

In addition to our specialist services including residential children’s houses, primary and secondary schools, fostering and community-based services and more, Kibble opened Puddle Lane Early Learning and Childcare Centre. Staff’s families and friends and all from Renfrewshire, Glasgow and the surrounding area can enrol within our quality children’s nursery based in Hillington, Glasgow.

Where is Kibble located?

Kibble supports children and young people across the UK with services located across the West of Scotland including our Paisley campus, Hillington, Hamilton, Largs, Lochwinnoch, Inverkip and Glasgow.

What job vacancies are available at Kibble?

Kibble’s most valuable resource is the dedicated staff team of 700 employees who help support 170 children and young people at any one time. Our workforce span across a range of job roles, departments, services. There are career opportunities within care, education, our mental health services and supportive roles as well as supportive roles from ICT to HR, the administrative team and estates and more. For those who want to make a difference and have a rewarding career, we have a job role to suit you.

Who do Kibble recruit for?

As well as recruiting for qualified positions, we are also in-search for ambitious individuals who have the drive to build a new rewarding career. With our own in-house Learning and Development team we can provide you with further training, experience and qualifications.

How do I apply to begin a career with Kibble?

Visit our recruitment website for the full list of career opportunities available and apply. Be the first to know about new Kibble job vacancies by signing up for Kibble job alerts.

Got a question?

Email: and we will be happy to answer anything further you would like to know.