Carter Jonas is committed to offering employment opportunities to individuals through alternative career paths..

If you are interested in developing a career in Property and keen to get started in employment, then our apprenticeship schemes might be for you. We currently offer opportunities within our commercial surveying practice (5 year programme) as well as in business administration (programme length varies depending on area of interest and experience).

All live apprenticeship vacancies can be found listed on our main careers page. Should there not be any opportunities available, please submit your CV and covering letter to

View our Apprenticeship Guide

Summer Internship

Our Internship aims to provide real estate, planning and building surveying students with an overview of our multi-disciplinary offices, to understand our strategic aims and understand how we work together as teams to ensure our clients enjoy the best possible advice and expertise.

The internship is a paid placement for at least 4 weeks in the summer providing you with the opportunity to work within a team and gain experience across one or more of our key divisions. As part of the internship you will:

  • Attend an induction day at our HQ in London
  • Meet graduates and partners from across the business
  • Work on real life work and projects for the duration of your time with us
  • Have regular meetings with your mentor and line manager to check how you are progressing and ensure you are getting the most of your time with us!

This opportunity will suit anyone who is looking to pursue a career in property. We encourage applications from all years of study at university including post graduates, and those studying non-property related degrees, who are perhaps in their first or second year of study.

Applications for this year’s programme have now closed.


Our work experience programme is aimed at students who are considering careers in property and would like to find out more.

Work experience at Carter Jonas gives you the opportunity to learn about the following disciplines: 

  • Building surveying
  • Residential sales/lettings
  • Rural surveying
  • Commercial surveying
  • Planning
  • Development surveying

Please note at present we are not currently accepting work experience requests. Should you wish to contact the recruitment team for more information please email

In the spotlight

At Carter Jonas, ‘Simply Better Advice’ is a statement that unites everyone in our business behind a common purpose. It is a commitment to our customers that we will work harder for them, constantly striving to provide the best advice in the market. 

Throughout the firm, across our core services of residential, commercial, rural, and planning and development, we also share the following values, which guide us in delivering our services:

Jane joined in November 2017 and spent some time with the Birmingham office infrastructure team.

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Ted Beale

Ted has been given the opportunity to develop his own team and investigate new opportunities.

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Katryna sits within the infrastructures division and so far has had an extremely varied job role.

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Matt Hare

Matt sits within the Planning & Development team and joins us from a company Carter Jonas acquired in 2015.

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Niamh Burke

Niamh originally joined as a Graduate Planner in 2017 and successfully passed her RTPI APC in 2018.

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Amelia Cobley

Amelia secured a graduate position after doing an internship and is now working towards her APC.

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Alexandra Houghton

Alexandra works in the Commercial division and her clients are mainly focused in the public sector.

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