Job Type: Full-time

Location: Various locations across England (Northeast, Yorkshire, West Midlands, Home Counties, and South London)

Salary: £27,500

Are you a graduate with a 2:1 or higher looking to launch your career within a prestigious UK Graduate Scheme? If you’re driven and motivated, the Reed Graduate Scheme offers a unique opportunity to develop into a senior professional within an established company.

Your Year as an Employment Advisor

  • Engage with a diverse range of jobseekers, including ex-offenders and those referred by local authorities.
  • Manage a caseload of jobseekers, aiming to place them into jobs with local businesses.
  • Utilise exceptional interpersonal and mediation skills to achieve placement targets.
  • Be self-motivated, target-driven, and resilient in a demanding and emotionally challenging role.
  • Full-time office-based role with rewarding outcomes for those up for the challenge.

Required Skills & Qualifications

  • A 2:1 undergraduate degree or higher.
  • Self-motivation and a target-driven mindset.
  • Resilience and the ability to handle emotionally challenging situations.
  • Exceptional interpersonal and mediation skills.
  • Commitment to full-time office-based work.


  • Competitive salary of £27,500.
  • Access to a graduate buddy for initial support.
  • Access to a senior mentor for professional guidance from year two.
  • Sponsorship for professional qualifications from year two.
  • Flexible career routes and fast-track opportunities to management.
  • Comprehensive induction and industry-leading training.
  • Reed’s commitment to societal contributions through the Reed Foundation.

Beyond Year One

  • Opportunity to progress up the Career Development Framework or rotate to different departments such as Marketing, Finance, IT, HR, or Project roles.
  • Development of transferable skills for a wide range of career paths.
  • Performance-based career advancement within the Reed Group.

How to Apply

We are currently recruiting for our summer intake, with positions starting between now and late-June. To apply for the Reed Graduate Scheme, please register your CV and complete our short application form detailing your academic achievements, motivation for applying, and your career aspirations.