CyberFirst Degree Apprenticeship - Registration of Interest Ref. 2329

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If you’re looking to start your career after ‘A’ levels (or equivalent), our unique Cyber Security Degree Apprenticeship, will offer you new challenges every day. You’ll get exposure to some of the world’s most cutting-edge technologies along with practical insights into the innovative ways we use them to provide cyber security to our customers and protect the UK. This is a full Degree Apprenticeship like no other.  Working with GCHQ, including the National Cyber Security Centre (NCSC), you’ll gain unique insights into a world that you won’t find on any other university course.  Our work is constantly evolving and always challenging, giving you lots of opportunities to explore and develop skills in areas such as programming, computing, technical analysis, malware, vulnerability, threat analysis and computer hardware.
 
You‘ll earn while you learn with a starting salary of £22,086 and gain a recognised university degree over the three-year programme.  After successful completion of the Apprenticeship, subject to business needs and you meeting the necessary criteria, you may be offered full-time employment.
 
We are looking for motivated and committed individuals, from all backgrounds, with an aspiration for a career in cyber security. As part of the selection process, you’ll be expected to demonstrate that you have the aptitude to develop a technical understanding of cyber security.  You’ll need to have (or be expecting to have by September 2022), a minimum of 2 ‘A’ Levels at Grade B and 1 ‘A’ level at Grade C in any subject (or equivalent.)

As part of the process you will need to complete the online test- Immersive Labs. We would like to offer you the opportunity to try out the Immersive Labs before you submit your application, to find out more please click here.

The application window for the CyberFirst Degree - Apprenticeship Development Scheme will open on Monday 06th September. In the meantime, we encourage:


·         All those from an ethnic minority background *
·         Women (of any background) *


To register their interest in this forthcoming opportunity.

*Please note that we are confining registrations of interest to the above groups only, due to their current under-representation in our workforce.

A registration of interest does not constitute a job application, nor will such registration have any bearing upon the recruitment process itself.  


Any individuals who register their interest and who decide subsequently to apply for the CyberFirst Degree - Apprenticeship Development Scheme will need to complete an application form once the window for applications has opened.
Once the application window has opened, we will welcome applications from all candidates, regardless of their ethnic background, gender, disability and/or any other characteristic(s). All applications will be assessed solely on merit.

This Program / Vacancy is closed to applications.