Virgin Media promotes 107 apprentices to various roles

Wednesday 18 February 2015 | 21:35 CET | News
UK cable operator and MVNO Virgin Media has promoted 107 apprentices to full-fledged positions as installation, service or network engineers, managers and planners this year. The company recently announced that it planned to create another 1,000 apprenticeships as part of a GBP 3 billion, 5-year broadband network investment. Virgin Media has supported nearly 1,000 apprentices since launching the scheme in 2008. Apprenticeships are viewed as a valuable alternative to traditional higher education. The company pays a starting salary of GBP 12,500 for Intermediate apprentices and GBP 17,500 for

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Companies: Virgin Media
Countries: United Kingdom
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