Development and benefits

Your DEVELOPMENTBen Butcher Image

Accelerate your development. Keep learning.

When you turn your passion into a career, inspiration, innovation and excitement shouldn’t be replaced with “that Monday morning feeling.”  That’s why you’ll work across a whole range of diverse business areas so you can find out what you’re good at but most importantly, what you enjoy most.

Throughout the programme you’ll have access to a dedicated mentor and Graduate Programme Manager who will be responsible for guiding you through each stage of your graduate journey.  You will also meet and work with a wide range of internal and external business specialists who will be more than happy to share with you their knowledge and extensive experience, and offer support and insight into future career opportunities.

Your Benefits

The benefits that money can't buy

In addition to a competitive salary, great development programme and the supportive infrastructure you would expect from a FTSE organisation, you’ll also have access to a wide range of benefits to support your health and wellbeing, but also your bank account.  We’re delighted to partner with a number of major retailers to offer discounts on food, clothes, furniture, holidays and more.  You’ll also have the opportunity to purchase discounted medical cover, childcare vouchers, Gym Flex and cycle to work schemes.

View our full benefits booklet here or you can watch a short video below:

Working Differently

Working Differently is SSE’s commitment to ensuring our people are highly engaged, motivated and have a better work life balance to help them achieve their goals, both in the workplace and beyond.  We know that offering people a more flexible way of working can help them become more productive, more motivated and happier at work – it’s a win/win for both us and our employees. During your graduate programme there is a degree of structure built within the programmes to ensure you are getting the right level of exposure and involvement in areas that will support your learning objectives. Some placements and opportunities may offer less flexibility than others however we are committed to supporting your overall development and wellbeing and are open to discuss individual requirements.