Nestlé Employability Skills Programme

February 2021

Nestlé Academy

In partnership with


This programme is free
for students

Add the experience to
your CV and Personal

You’ll get practical skills
and knowledge

You’ll receive a certificate once you complete the programme  

What’s involved

Live workshops with

You’ll meet professionals in live
workshops and be able to ask
them questions.

Activities and assignments

You’ll complete activities and work assignments to develop skills and knowledge.

Fits your schedule

If you miss a workshop then you
can still catch up by watching
a recording.

Programme Overview:

Nestlé are one of the world’s biggest food and drink manufacturers. They have more than 2000 brands ranging from global icons to local favourites, and are present in 187 countries worldwide.

In February 2021 Nestlé’s Academy are running their first employability skills programme and you’re invited to apply for it. The Nestlé Academy, founded in 2011 to build on 150 years of Nestlé success by developing the next generation of great innovators within the company. Stretching across our UK and Ireland operations, Nestlé Academy offers you the chance to develop your skills and gain experience in a vibrant global business.

During this one week employability skills programme you’ll meet members of their team, learn about core areas of their business and complete activities and assignments. There are live virtual workshops as part of the programme but if you’re unable to attend these live recordings will be made available. Once you complete the programme you will receive a certificate. 

The programme will run from the 15th until the 19th of February. There will be around 10 hours of activity that you can fit around your schedule. 

What you'll cover:

  • Welcome to Nestlé
  • The world of work
  • Project management
  • Data analytics
  • Communication 
  • Digital Skills
  • Getting workplace ready


This programme is suitable for 16-18 year olds who attend a school or college in the UK. Applications will close on February 1st 2021 and candidates will hear if they’ve got a place on the programme on February 5th 2021. 

Create your Springpod account to apply

When is it?

The employability skills programme will take place from the 15th to the 19th February. There are live workshops to join but if you can’t attend those live you’ll be able to catch up by watching recordings and you’ll still be able to complete the activity, receive your certificate and add the experience to your CV.

What if I can't attend a
live workshop?

If you’re unable to take part in a live
workshop you can watch a recording and still enter the competition.

How do I apply?

To apply for the employability skills experience programme, you need to create a Springpod account and ‘apply’ for the opportunity. 

What technology will I need?

You’ll need access to a computer to be able to take part.