Careers at BT

BT’s graduate programme is all about your development both; personal and professional. And you are in the driving seat.

Most of your learning will take place ‘on the job’ by growing and developing in the role you are being hired into. BT will provide you with real roles and responsibilities from day one. This means you can begin to drive your professional career and make your mark right away. You’ll be working alongside brilliant managers and colleagues and will have exposure to BT’s senior leaders who are industry experts with lots of experience to share.

Whatever your role, you’ll experience world class formal training and wider development opportunities throughout the duration of your programme designed to help you hone a range of skills and strengths which will accelerate your pace of development. These include training on how to be a commercial thinker, working collaboratively as part of a team, how to be an effective problem solver and also how to be a true customer champion. What you do with all the great skills you’ll acquire and the direction your career takes is up to you.

Everyone in BT is aligned to a profession, and we ensure they can always see the skills, knowledge and learning required to excel in their current role, and reach the next level. You’ll be part of your professional community from the moment you join, and connected to specialists who are keen to share their knowledge.

Learn more about the application process below.

BT application steps

  • Online Application
  • Psychometric Tests
  • Telephone Interview
  • Assessment Centre

BT test guides

This psychometric test comprises of 20 questions to be answered in 20 minutes. They relate to graphs, percentages and tables whereby you will be asked to analyse data and chose from a set of multiple choice answers. These are designed to test your numerical abilities. It is advisable to practice these before taking the tests in order to get the timing correct.

The group exercise demonstrates how you work and perform in a team. The group will be presented with information, including a number of issues and you will need to produce solutions. Ensure to find a balance between speaking up and making your point but without dominating the group. You must show the assessor that you can work well in any situation, especially within a team as that is something that will be expected of you at the company.

You’ll be given information relating to the role that you are applying for, which you’ll be asked to prepare a presentation on, to be given in front of one of the assessors. You will then be required to answer questions in order to demonstrate your knowledge of the company and how you would work under pressure. Your presentation and analytical skills will also be tested.

You’ll have to undertake a form of written exercise where you will be given materials to read and then provide an analysis. This will be to assess your written and communication skills as well analytical. It is important for this exercise to have a clear understanding of the company’s morals and values, as well as how the organisation is run. Background knowledge is vital.

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