Opportunities in the insurance profession for apprentices

What are my career opportunities



As an underwriter, you’ll use your communication talents and business skills to review risks. You have the power to decide whether to accept or reject the risk – and on what terms.

Different roles

  • Underwriting Assistant
  • Assistant Underwriter
  • Senior Underwriter
  • Underwriting Manager

Qualifications required

Insurance companies look for those with good A-levels or equivalent in any subject.

Skills and qualities required

Interpersonal skills and attention to detail are key in this area of work, since claims work involves the scrutiny of insurance contracts as well as negotiation with all stakeholders.