Maria Whittingham, student recruitment supervisor at CGI, embraced a golden possibility 5 years ago whenever she embarked for a sponsored level apprenticeship.
Gaining a debt-free, BA (Hons) level while simultaneously gaining work that is valuable with us ended up being, inside her own words, “invaluable”. Now, 5 years on, we consult with Maria to discover just what life is similar to at CGI.
You work with a male-dominated industry sector – exactly how has CGI guaranteed you are feeling welcome into the environment that is working?
I’ve constantly thought supported at CGI.
We joined up with in 2014 in the degree apprenticeship that is sponsored. Initially, I became concerned that I’d miss away from the social part of college or that the community of individuals with comparable passions in my experience could be limited.