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About BarclaysBarclays is a transatlantic consumer, corporate and investment bank offering products and services across personal, corporate and investment banking, credit cards and wealth management, with a strong presence in our two home markets of the UK and the US.With over 325 years of history and expertise in banking, Barclays operates in over 40 countries and employs approximately 130,000 people. Barclays moves, lends, invests and protects money for customers and clients worldwide. Department OverviewAre you interested in developing a career in an operational role within Personal Banking? If so, we have exciting opportunities to join the Personal Banking Operations Team at Barclays Bank. We are looking for motivated and enthusiastic individuals who are interested in gaining qualifications, while receiving on the job training to enter our 2017 Apprenticeship Programme.Our Apprenticeship Programme is everything you need to build a really successful career. Over two years you'll benefit from personal development and training tailored your individual job role. You will also be given day-release to work towards a relevant apprenticeship qualification. On successful completion of the programme you will move in to a permanent role.Today's apprentices will become the backbone of our company and you will be working closely with our Technology teams to shape Operations of the Future. This programme will help to develop the next generation of highly-skilled colleagues - a huge investment in our futureCurrent starting salary is £15,500 plus benefits. You will also receive 25 days paid holidays plus Bank Holidays.What are we looking for?Someone who is motivated, proactive, enthusiastic and dedicated to achieving results and high standardsExcellent communication and planning & organisation skillsAbility to manage a varied and demanding workloadAbility to analyse and interpret data, with a strong interest in data analyticsAbility to solve problems and make decisionsA genuine interest in a career in banking operations environmentCommitment to a two-year learning programmeYou must have a minimum of five GSCE's including English and Maths, Grade C or above (or equivalent) to apply*If you have a degree your application will be voided. We do not accept graduates.If you are a team player and possess the qualities above we would like the opportunity to meet you. Candidates will need to provide an up to date CV and covering letter explaining why you are interested in applying for one of these roles. In your covering letter please ensure you specify your preference for location.Successful applicants will be invited to attend a full day assessment centre on Tuesday 4th or Wednesday 5th July at 4 Piccadilly Place.Risk and Control Objective All Barclays colleagues have to ensure that all activities and duties are carried out in full compliance with regulatory requirements, Enterprise Wide Risk Management Framework and internal Barclays Policies and Policy StandardsBenefitsOur customers deserve the best. The same goes for our employees. That's why at Barclays you'll receive a range of benefits that include a competitive salary and all the tools, technology and support you need to succeed.Our CultureEverything we do is shaped by the five values of Respect, Integrity, Service, Excellence and Stewardship. The values inform the foundations of our relationships with customers and clients, but they also shape how we measure and reward the performance of our employees. Simply put, success is not just about what you achieve, but about how you achieve it.Dynamic working gives everyone at Barclays the opportunity to integrate professional and personal lives, if you have a need for flexibility then please discuss this with the hiring manager.Barclays is an equal opportunity employer and are opposed to discrimination on any grounds.