Barclays increases in-house diversity

By Melissa Lesh

26 March 2014 at 10:35 BST

Barclays is launching an apprenticeship programme for legal with the express aim of attracting more diversity.

Barclays and the BBC are starting in-house apprenticeship programs to attract diversity. pcruciatti

The new positions are part of a wave of legal services apprenticeships with the government, seeking to provide more “school leaver” roles within a number of groups, including the legal profession. Barclays has partnered with diversity network Aspiring Solicitors to offer 50 one-week placements to law school graduates.  


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