Spend three weeks working with us....say leading communications company BT

8 October 2018
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Leading  communications company BT are offering short work placements for young people 16 - 24 not in education, employment or training. Find out about their work ready programme below

Spend three weeks working with us.............. say leading communications company BT.

We call it our Work Ready programme because that’s what you’ll be. Ready for interview, ready for work, ready for success.

If you're aged 16 – 24 and not in education, employment or training, then why not get ready for the world of work with one of our exciting work placements. You’ll learn skills that’ll help you get a job and experience what it’s like in a real workplace.

Get new skills and experience in only 15 days - A BT work placement includes coaching and on-the-job experience, where you'll get the skills you need to kick-start your working life. Work placements don’t just set you up for a job at BT, we’ll get you ready to nail the job you want - whatever path you chose to take.

The right experience to find work - You'll get an insider view of BT and you'll learn a variety of skills for everyday working life.

A BT work placement could offer experience in:

  • Field engineering
  • Sales and marketing
  • Media/TV
  • Practice recruitment day
  • Understanding tech in the jobs of the future
  • Frontline customer support
  • Mechanical engineering
  • Managing and analysing data, including webpages 
  • Creating and designing presentations
  • Researching business problems and implementing solutions
  • Warehousing


We'll also help you create a killer CV, brush up on your interview techniques and perfect your presentation skills. During the work placement, you'll benefit from the advice and encouragement of BT people.You'll watch what they do, understand how and why they do it and get hands on with it yourself.

We want you to leave with a new-found confidence about what you can achieve and have experiences you can talk about at interview.You’ll get a certificate and a reference showing your attendance record and your achievements to demonstrate your commitment to prospective employers. Our placements are available UK wide. 

We have course starting in these locations in the next eight weeks:

  • Aberdeen
  • Bristol
  • Cardiff
  • Coventry
  • Darlington
  • Dundee
  • Hatfield
  • Lancaster
  • Leeds
  • Leicester
  • Liverpool
  • London
  • Manchester
  • Midlesbrough
  • Newcastle
  • Norwich
  • Plymouth
  • Sandwell
  • South Shields
  • Stoke on Trent
  • Walsall


Your location not there? Let us know you’re interested and we’ll get back in touch when a work placement is starting near you.  

Get in touch to register you interest here.