Want a strong start to your career with one of the UK’s leading food businesses?

Samworth Brothers are looking for talented people with the aptitude and energy to contribute to our business and flourish within our teams.

If you’re about to complete your A’ Level studies, graduate or are a student seeking your one-year industrial placement opportunity, we can offer you a diverse and valuable experience where you will be encouraged to develop your skills and grow your knowledge base.

We have businesses located in Leicestershire, Cornwall and elsewhere across the country. Click here to find out more about the companies within the Group and the products they manufacture.

Early Careers Highlights

Genuine roles

Every one of our placement roles has been designed to give you an opportunity to be a valuable member of our team and make your contribution to our Purpose. With clear objectives and ongoing reviews, you will learn how to turn your academic knowledge into real life results in the food business.


We are fully invested in your success. From your colleagues and line managers through to L&D coaches and the Early Careers team, you will be provided with ongoing support to succeed. And as your development is a priority to us, we also offer you individual, professional mentoring with one of our senior leaders, who will help you to gain unique understanding from a leadership perspective and to build your professional network.

Development Programme

Designed to compliment your in-role experience, you will participate in lively experiential learning programmes to progress your understanding of business operations and build your all-important management skills.

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Take an accelerated route into management with our award-winning Graduate programme

Industrial Placement Students

Gain valuable experience and learn on the job in a role with real responsibility

Higher Level Apprenticeships

Apply to our successful Higher Level Apprenticeship programme