A better future
If you’re looking to realise your future and keen to get your first steps into the world of work, our apprenticeship programme is the place to make it happen. Over four years you’ll become a trusted technical expert for one of the world’s leading banks, earn a wage and achieve an industry-recognised qualification while you do. And with a wide range of schemes and levels available, we’re sure to have a role for you.Download our Emerging Talent brochure
"I would definitely recommend the apprenticeship programme; it has given me direction regarding the career I have. There are lots of opportunities in the bank and I would advise anyone to push themselves out of their comfort zone"
Apprentice – Glasgow
"I applied for many jobs, but no one would give me a chance. I couldn’t get work experience without already having some experience, but I also couldn’t get this experience without already having work experience. However, via the apprenticeship route you were able to find a way of working. I like how my role and qualification intertwined"
Apprentice – Leicester
Your Learning and Development
As an apprentice development is at the heart of your programme and you’ll quickly gain a real insight into Santander working with us. That starts with a structured development programme, which will take you on a fast-paced journey that will help you realise your future. And as you meet new people, and learn all about the processes and information you need to work in your area, you’ll find plenty of room to grow.
From your very first day you’ll be supported with the training you need to work across a variety of business areas within the organisation. To help you develop your personal skills you will also have access to our online learning portal – so you’ll be able to expand your knowledge at any time on a diverse range of subjects.
Your journey with us will be based on several cycles, each using different learning styles and supported by a dedicated training provider. That could include online courses, classroom-style learning and face-to-face events, all supported by on the job experience. What’s more, once you’ve completed the programme, you’ll earn an industry-recognised apprenticeship or academic qualification.
Tracking your progress
We need your voice and opinions on your experience! Tell us how we could make it better – all feedback – both positive and negative helps us to improve the programme for next year’s apprentices. It’s no exaggeration to say you’ll be carrying out a vital role here, and we’ll look to you to translate what you’ve learned into meaningful ways to improve the way we work. And by turning your ideas into action, we’ll become best bank to work for.
Realise your future.
Our four-year apprentice scheme is all about going from student to fully qualified technical professional. If you're passionate about changing the future of banking there's no better place to make it happen.Register Your Interest
Deciding where and how to start your career can be a daunting task. The Santander Emerging Talent team are here to put your mind at ease and answer your questions relating to an application with us. Visit our FAQs area to find out more.
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Technology & OperationsOpening date: 01/09/2016
You want an intelligent future
We’ll help you realise it
What's it all about
We’re looking for motivated people to join our highly respected Technology & Operations Internship Programme. It’s an area that is always evolving and ensures that we’re future ready, and it’s no exaggeration to say they’re vital in keeping us running 24 hours a day.
Throughout your 10-week placement you’ll play a meaningful part in that goal, supporting live projects right from the start. That could mean working with teams to design and launch new products that will improve our customer experience, building relationships with senior stakeholders, or problem-solving complex issues with our business experts.
Where you’ll work
You could be based in any of our offices across the UK, but most of our technology and operations interns are based in Milton Keynes, Leicester and London.
With the support of some of the most engaging colleagues in the industry, you’ll all learn about
What you’ll need
- A predicted 2:1 degree in any discipline, as well as 280 UCAS points, or their equivalent
- The ability to think creatively and articulate complex ideas to non-technical audiences
- The skill and aptitude for interpreting large quantities of data, identifying trends and making recommendations
- A proven record of delivering to tight deadlines
- The confidence to speak up with great ideas, embrace change and seek innovative new ways of doing things
Realise your future. Apply today.