The Programme

What we're looking for

Our Framework for Success - Graduate Level

Graduate Development Programme

Our 2023 Graduate Campaign will open in the new year.  Register your interest here to be notified when the campaign goes live:

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Ofwat Graduate Recruitment Virtual Open Evening – Join us on Wednesday 22nd February 2023

You will hear from our leadership team about Ofwat’s purpose and vision and our current graduates to learn more about what you could be doing!

You will also have the opportunity to ask us any questions about the scheme or the recruitment process.

About Ofwat’s Graduate Development Programme

As the economic regulator of water and wastewater in England and Wales, our role is to enable, incentivise and hold water companies to account for providing the very best for customers, society and the environment now and in the future. Our Graduates are part of that future! Our jam-packed 2-year programme provides the opportunity to develop your skills whilst working together to deliver our ambitious strategy and improve life through water.

We spoke to some of our current graduates to hear what it’s like being part of the programme: