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Learnership programmes

A learnership will see you work on real projects, deliver real results, and learn what a career in the oil and gas industry really means

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To find a suitable role, use our candidate matching tool below. Here you’ll find the position that’s right for you and be given the opportunity to apply.


Please note: You can apply to 1 bp early careers opportunity globally per academic year. If you make multiple applications within the same academic year, then we will only process the first application you make, and you’ll be withdrawn from any subsequent applications.

Learnership programmes

Our learnership programme is a structured initiative designed to fast-track the development of previously disadvantaged individuals and give them the tools and experience they need to grow a rewarding career at bp.

Rewards and benefits


Rewards and benefits
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  • A learnership will give you the opportunity to have an impact on our business almost immediately. We recognize the contribution you make with a whole range of benefits including:
    • A competitive salary, plus the opportunity to gain spot bonuses
    • Professional guidance and support on issues like legal queries, health, wellbeing and bereavement.
  • We offer learnerships to previously disadvantaged individuals, including unemployed youths and existing employees
  • South African citizen

Application process

View our application process so that you know what to expect at each step