Our region. Your future.

All LCR Grad Scheme roles are full-time and permanent, with SMEs(Small to Medium Enterprises) based in the Liverpool City Region.

The process is simple:

  • Apply to one stream (details below). 
  • Complete video interview.
  • Attend assessment centre with LCR Grad Scheme Recruitment Team. 
  • You join the talent pool. The Recruitment Team will match your profile to open vacancies and send you to final round interviews with businesses.

Marketing and Business Operations Stream

The Marketing and Business Operations Stream includes roles such as:

  • Digital Marketing Executive
  • Social Media Content Creator
  • Project Manager
  • Business Development Manager

We’ve already worked with SMEs including STEM Women and CPM Media.

Don’t have direct experience? Don’t let that stop you – we’re looking for motivation, passion and most of all, potential. This stream is open to graduates from all degree disciplines. Read this case study for a great example. 

Click below to apply now and see current vacancies – you can select those which might appeal most to you.

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Technical Stream

The technical stream includes roles which require a certain degree discipline. You will need the right skills and qualifications for the role you applying for. Roles to date have included:

  • Civil Engineer
  • Software Developer
  • Sustainability Manager

We’ve already worked with SMEs including vTime, Arete ZC, and Wadaro

Click below to apply now and see current vacancies – you can select those which might appeal most to you.

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Am I Eligible?

Entry Requirements 


To qualify for the LCR Grad Scheme, you must: 

  • Have a degree (within last 3 years) from any UK university OR be a final year student at any UK university Must be currently based in, or willing to relocate to, the Liverpool City Region (six boroughs viewed here)
  • Be a British citizen, or have the status of indefinite leave to remain and work without restriction in the UK

We cannot accept: 

  • Visa applications 
  • Part-time Right to Work permits (for example, 20 hours a week). We can only accept FULL-TIME Right to Work permits
  • Applicants who are NOT currently based in, or willing to relocate to, the Liverpool City Region

The Marketing and Business Operations Stream is available to grads from ALL degree disciplines, however the Technical Stream requires more specific qualifications, depending on the job/sector in question.

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Not eligible yet?


If you are not currently eligible because:

  • You’re a first or second year student
  • You don’t have an indefinite leave to remain work permit 
  • You’re just not yet ready to apply for the 2023

Then register your interest and we can share more opportunities from LCR Grad Scheme in the future.

Register for 2022
Liverpool scene

LCR Grad Brand Ambassadors

Apply for the new 2022-23 academic year

You will be paid £10.65 per hour for your work, network and build relationships with the LCR Grad Scheme team and the SMEs they represent, gaining invaluable knowledge to support your own job search in the future.

Find out if you're eligible, and apply today!

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This project is part-funded by the European Social Fund