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Legal Apprenticeships with Eversheds Starting Salary £15.200 pa

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We have just been notified of  7 Legal Apprenticeships with Eversheds law firm based in Leeds. Eversheds are one of the world’s largest corporate law firms. They are offering a 6 year, post A-level apprenticeship, run with BPP University Law School, where successful applicants will study one day per week and work four days per week whilst starting on a salary of £15,200. At the end of the 6 years, the apprentice will gain an LLB law degree and also qualify as a solicitor with a qualification salary of £41,500. Entry requirements are 3 B’s or equivalent at A-level.

You can view more information on their website – as well as the application process and form. The closing date for applications is 15 January 2017.

Before applying please read all information carefully. This is another example of an excellent opportunity for students preferring to start employment at 18/19 and still being able to gain the necessary professional qualifications.

Eversheds are also likely to recruit apprentices in Finance, Marketing and other support functions within their business. They are likely to  publish these early next year and they will be attending the apprentice fair at the First Direct Arena in March.

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AON Insurance apprenticeships. Starting salary £17,000 to £19,000

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Aon are one of the world’s largest insurance companies offering services in pensions, general insurance, risk management and consulting. In their Leeds office they are recruiting apprentices for next summer in actuarial work, insurance and consultancy work. Starting salary between £17,000 and £19,000 pa.

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Please read all information carefully before applying.

Applications open: 5 December 2016

Application deadline: 31 January 2017

Assessment centres: February 2017 to April 2017

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