The RSA Apprenticeship Experience

RSA welcomes early and emerging talent through a range of disciplines across the organisation through our Bright Futures apprenticeships. We offer so much more than just 'your first job,' and you won’t need a degree to get ahead in this business.

If you’re looking for the perfect opportunity in a dynamic work environment, where innovation, creativity, and fresh ideas are welcomed, then an RSA Bright Futures apprenticeship is for you.

You will learn from experts in their field and experience a fantastic culture at one of the world’s leading general insurers.

What we offer

We'll support you to achieve and become successful throughout your apprenticeship journey. We'll also provide access to excellent benefits as part of your career development, including:

  • Competitive salaries – starting at £20,000
  • Dedicated study time each week
  • Dedicated Talent Coach and RSA senior business mentor
  • An accelerated development plan that includes building technical and non-technical skills
  • Facilitated Learning and Development workshops plus guest speaker sessions
  • Quarterly networking and community events
  • Sessions on wellbeing and emotional fitness
  • Annual volunteering opportunities as part of the programme’s pledge to give back 

What we’re looking for

We want your motivation and ambition to shine through, so having a zest for learning and professional development is a real advantage. We’re looking for those of you who are excited by a challenge and ready to make an impact. We celebrate differences here at RSA, so we want you to bring your authentic self along to our assessment centres.

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We're in the top 100

We're delighted to have been named as one of the top 100 apprenticeship employers ranking 2022/2023. The annual rankings showcase the nation's top employers providing successful apprenticeship programmes. When you choose an apprenticeship at RSA, you can be sure you're in safe hands.

Application process

1) Online application - opens November to December

You will need to complete an initial online application form. This includes some motivational and eligibility questions which ensure you meet the requirements of our programmes.

2) Pre-assessments - January to March

Once you have met the eligibility criteria, you will be sent our online situational judgment pre-assessments, these typically take 20 to 40 minutes to complete. Once you've reached our requirements you will move through to the next stage of the application.

3) Telephone interview - January to March

After sailing through the pre-assessments, you will be invited to a short telephone interview

4) Strengths-based assessment centre - Spring

Our assessment centres are the final stage of the application, where we will invite you into our offices to meet with us face to face. We run strengths-based assessment activities all designed to remove bias, and promote an inclusive experience so you can easily position your true self and what you can bring to RSA.

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