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Retail banking. "Our people are uniquely wonderful individuals who know just what's needed and when. Every single one of them is a maker of magic moments, helping us to build a world where Everyone's Better Off." If that style reaches you then this may be the commercial IT apprenticeship for you. One advantage of working for a new bank is no creaking legacy systems written in Cobol to run on an IBM mainframe. Much better description of what's on offer than most such apprenticeships.





Degree offered

BSc. (Hons) Digital & Technical Solutions


BPP University


Gosforth, Newcastle-upon-Tyne


4.5 years

Entry requirements

260 UCAS points plus GCSEs inc. Maths, English (C or above)

Application process

Online + telephone /video interview + assessment

Working hours

Approx. 35 hours per week

Study hours

Approx. 1 day per week

Starting salary


Permanent job offer


GCG view

Not an encouraging website with a message on the careers page "Details: this job is no longer available" however, they advertise on UCAS and elsewhere and when we reached them gave us the details we were missing. As they say, "there are careers and there are Virgin Money careers", you just have to persevere to find them.


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