Early Careers

Application support

We want you to show yourself at your best. Our Application process lets you do that. We’re thorough, so there are a few stages involved. But they’re all designed to make sure that, from your first day on the job, you’re where you’re supposed to be.

Binder book

I’m looking to apply for...

Application process

Our application top tips

Nervous about applying? Don’t be! So Yi and Catherine from our behavioural science team share their top tips for working through our application process.

Read our top tips for applying

Step 1: Apply

Get your application off to a great start by reading through our top tips and finding out what we’re looking for.

Find out what we’re looking for CV

Step 2: Work scenario assessments

Once you’ve applied, we’ll invite you to complete some initial assessments. This will help you find out more about working at NatWest as well as helping us understand a bit more about you.

Ace our Work scenarios assessments Computer desk

Step 3: Reasoning skills assessments

Once you’ve completed your work scenarios we’d like to learn a bit more about your reasoning and problem solving skills. These also give you an idea of the sort of work you might be doing with us.

Ace our Reasoning skills assessments Cogs

Step 4: More about you

If you pass the initial assessments, we’d really like to find out more about you. We’ll ask you to record your responses to six questions that tell us why you’re the best person for the job.

Help yourself shine Laptop with chat bubble

Step 5: Virtual assessment centre

Once you’ve told us a bit more about yourself we’ll invite you to our final virtual assessment stage. This will help us find out how well you’ll fit in working with us.

Get prepared Laptop with a person illustrations in the center and another in the corner

Step 6: Offer

If you’re successful at our virtual assessment centre – congratulations, we’ll make you an offer!

What happens next? Handshake

Help and support

Application process

Once you’ve found your ideal Graduate programme, click the apply button to go to our Workday page. If you have an account with us already then you can log in, but if you don’t, you’ll need to create one.

We’ll ask you to answer a few questions to make sure you meet our criteria. It’s simple and quick.

Closing dates

Applying

VISAs

Qualifications

Eligibility

Placements and location

Work experience

Post-graduate programme

Get in touch

If you have a question about our programmes that isn’t answered here, please send us a direct message on either Facebook, Instagram or Twitter.

Application process

Our application top tips

Nervous about applying? Don’t be! So Yi and Catherine from our behavioural science team share their top tips for working through our application process.

Read our top tips for applying

Step 1: Apply

Get your application off to a great start by reading through our top tips and finding out what we’re looking for.

Find out what we’re looking for CV

Step 2: Work scenario assessments

Once you’ve applied, we’ll invite you to complete some initial assessments. This will help you find out more about working at NatWest as well as helping us understand a bit more about you.

Ace our Work scenarios assessments Computer desk

Step 3: Reasoning skills assessments

Once you’ve completed your work scenarios we’d like to learn a bit more about your reasoning and problem solving skills. These also give you an idea of the sort of work you might be doing with us.

Ace our Reasoning skills assessments Cogs

Step 4: More about you

If you pass the initial assessments, we’d really like to find out more about you. We’ll ask you to record your responses to six questions that tell us why you’re the best person for the job.

Help yourself shine Laptop with chat bubble

Step 5: Virtual assessment centre

Once you’ve told us a bit more about yourself we’ll invite you to our final virtual assessment stage. This will help us find out how well you’ll fit in working with us.

Get prepared Laptop with a person illustrations in the center and another in the corner

Step 6: Offer

If you’re successful at our virtual assessment centre – congratulations, we’ll make you an offer!

What happens next? Handshake

Help and support

Application process

Closing dates

Eligibility

VISAs

Get in touch

If you have a question about our programmes that isn’t answered here, please send us a direct message on either Facebook, Instagram or Twitter.

Help and support

Application process

Help and support

Select an option to continue