JOBS & CAREERS SPRING 2018 - 74
At Yorkshire Building Society, you can be many
things. We've lots of different opportunities and
apprenticeships across our diverse business from
IT and customer service, to our branches and
We are one of the UK's leading financial services
providers, with assets of £42billion, 4,000
colleagues and more than 3 million customers.
Looking for a rewarding career with a fast-moving
business? An exciting journey starts here!
Join one of our apprenticeships and you'll enjoy a
permanent role from day one, get paid to learn on
the job and study towards qualifications. Getting
stuck into real projects, you'll help millions of
customers at one of the UK's leading financial
services providers. Learning through 20% training
and 80% doing the job, you'll develop a brilliant
career in a changing and exciting business.
10 reasons to become a YBS Apprentice:
1. Our people are YBS, so we'll provide you with the
training and support you need to be the best you can be
2. We're big enough to challenge you, but small enough
for you to make an impact
3. Gain a professional qualification recognised by industry
4. Earn while you learn - no student debt
5. Real responsibility and support from our talented team
6. Our award-winning apprenticeships meet the new
7. Be yourself and be at the heart of our future success
8. Find the path that's right for you and accelerate
9. You don't have to choose between work and study
- enjoy the best of both worlds
10. You'll have a permanent job, so you don't have to worry
about what happens at the end of your apprenticeship
Passionate about delivering a great service? Then
provide our customers with a warm welcome and
fantastic experience in one of our branches or head
office customer contact service teams. We're looking for
brilliant communicators with good attention to detail
and the drive to do what's right for our customers.
IT & Digital
Working on tech solutions that genuinely help to improve
our customers' lives, our IT & Digital Apprentices work on
real-life projects from the start. Enjoy gaining a recognised
qualification, learning every day and being paid a salary.
You should love studying IT, be excited by coding and
enjoy building your own computers and servers.
Our brilliant people make YBS a great place to work.
And we've all kinds of opportunities in our supporting
teams from project management and business change, to
financial crime and cyber security. A great communicator,
you'll be passionate about doing the right thing and love
analysing and solving problems.
Level 6 & Degree
On one of our 4-year apprenticeships, you'll enjoy working
on a variety of projects and will learn something new
every day. We'll also pay you a salary while helping you
achieve your ambitions. Able to manage multiple projects,
you should have A-Levels or equivalent and a real passion
for IT or building relationships.
IT Degree Apprenticeship - learning on the job,
you'll enjoy weekly dial-in seminars and spend one
week every term at uni. We'll pay your tuition fees,
so you can graduate from Leeds Beckett University.
Level 6 (Degree equivalent) Apprenticeship
in Relationship Management (Banking) - working
across our head office teams, you'll help to develop
our business and brand. You'll gain a Chartered
Banker Diploma through classroom training and on
the job learning.
Our apprenticeships are open to all
At YBS, there's no such thing as a typical apprentice. You
could have just left school, college or university. Or you
might want to change career or come out of retirement.
Our apprenticeships are open to people of all ages
Our people are YBS. So, as well as a good starting salary,
you'll receive all kinds of perks. You'll also enjoy a healthy
work/life balance and 32 days' holiday a year in return for
working 35hrs a week.
To discover more about our apprenticeships and career
opportunities, go to