Future Talent

Our apprenticeships are unique and there is something here for everyone, be that for those partners who join the business as a Barista, through to management apprenticeships for our Supervisor, Store and District Managers. We offer apprenticeships at intermediate, advanced, higher and degree, spanning from levels 2 to 6, providing the opportunity to progress from a Barista to a Bachelors!
Level 2 Apprenticeship, Hospitality Team Member with Barista pathway

This 12 month intermediate apprenticeship is aimed at those who want to build their expertise, skills and competencies to make them a truly world class barista. The programme, delivered by Remit Training, provides a flavour of core hospitality, customer service and barista specialism skills. As added value, and like all Starbucks apprentices, you will study towards a full subject specialism qualification – a level 2 Diploma in Customer Service – whereas you will also receive training and support to achieve your English and maths L2 functional skills should you need to.

Level 3 Apprenticeship – Management, Team Leader/Supervisor specialism

The Level 3 programme is aimed at our Supervisors and Store Managers and is designed to build your expertise and skills to help you manage a team, workloads and resources. With this programme you will work towards achieving an ILM L3 Diploma in Management as well L2 functional skills in English and maths should you need to.

Higher & Degree level apprenticeships – levels 4-6

We offer a broad range of higher and degree level apprenticeships, both to our retail managers and leaders and those who work in field based and support centre role functions. These programmes can offer partners the opportunity to gain a foundation or full degree.

“When I started, I thought it would take me a couple of years [to be promoted],’ said Peppe, who is now 23 and a store manager. ‘But then in reality, it only took me one year, because of the apprenticeship. It’s mind-blowing when you think you’re 23 and you’re leading a team! Wow..”