Apprentices Blog

What’s great about being a Virgin Media Legal apprentice

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We caught up with Chloe to find out what attracted her to the Virgin Media Legal apprenticeship scheme… I was attracted to the scheme because it offered the opportunity and funding to become qualified whilst working full time. As well as the chance to gain experience whilst studying, working in-house as a legal apprentice allows you to work with a diverse range of people across the business and get a real understanding of the sector. …

Life after completing a Virgin Media apprenticeship

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What type of apprenticeship did you complete? And why did you choose this apprenticeship? I was on the second intake of service and install apprenticeship back in 2009. I chose this apprenticeship as at the time I was looking for a career change into a new field and also into an area where I felt was going to be needed for a very long time. What made you choose a career with Virgin Media? Virgin …

My Job Swap With Peter Kelly

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Peter Kelly is the Managing Director for Virgin Media Business; he is responsible for the overview of Virgin mobile and is part of the senior leadership team. I organised to spend a day with Peter in Hook and in return Peter would spend the day with me in the Peterborough office.

My first week as an Emerging Talent Higher Apprentice

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Hi Rebecca, lovely to meet you! How’s your first week been at Virgin Media so far? I’ve found my first week at Virgin Media very enjoyable. The culture of Virgin Media is very friendly and inclusive and one thing that’s really stood out to me is how everyone is happy to help with anything, big or small. What type of apprenticeship you’re doing? And why did you choose this apprenticeship? I’d doing a Higher Apprenticeship …

Life as an Access Planning apprentice

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At the age of 17, I struggled between the decision of going to university or entering full time work, neither of which stood out strongly as I had no idea what to study or the type of career I would have liked to enter. During my final year as an A-level student, I decided against going to university with the view that I could apply when a subject/career field stood out to me, however four …