Our Employer Spotlight is ... BAE Systems for their incredible work supporting Developing Young Workforce. BAE Systems Maritime has nearly 17,000 employees and tens of thousands more working for them through their supply chain partners. Below are key highlights in which they have supported the future workforce. 


BAE Systems has 12 partner secondary schools in Glasgow although they work with as many schools as they can at both primary and secondary level. They will be running two industry insight sessions in February including one for those who have been diagnosed with autism. To sign up to an Industry Insights tour contact: nicola.mcgowan@glasgowchamberofcommerce.com.


BAE System believe apprentices are their future so they invest in them. This year alone, BAE Systems is offering 65 apprenticeships in Glasgow across the traditional shipbuilding trades but also in new areas such as supply chain and IT. The 6 key areas are Craft, Engineering Technician, Combat Systems, Project Management, Supply Chain (procurements) and IT. They have ran two open evenings to promote this year’s recruitment and have seen over 400 people attend. If you would like to apply for an apprenticeship with BAE Systems click here. Applications are open until Friday 28th Feb 2020