FinTrU Financial Services Academy Application Form


Once you have applied, you will be asked to undertake an online aptitude test at your convenience before 29th June 2018 at 4.00pm.

Please submit your completed application by clicking the "Submit" button at the end of this form.

SECTION 1 - User Details

SECTION 2 - Details of Education

Do you have a degree with a classification of 2.2 or above?

Which discipline is your degree in?

What class of degree do you hold?

SECTION 3 - Additional Information

Describe a situation in your professional or academic career where you faced challenge and how you attempted to resolve it.

Max characters 750

Why do you want to work within the financial services industry and what attracts you to FinTrU?

Max characters 750

SECTION 4 - Additional Details

Convictions: Unprejudiced consideration will be given to candidates who declare conviction(s). Only offences which are manifestly incompatible with the post in question will result in candidates being excluded from consideration.

Have you ever been given a formal police caution in relation to any criminal offence?

Please give details

Have you ever been given a formal police reprimand or warning in relation to any criminal offence?

Please give details

Are you the subject or have you been notified of any current criminal or disciplinary proceedings or are you aware of any intention to begin such proceedings against you in the future?

Please give details

Do you have any particular needs which will require consideration during the recruitment process?
(e.g. a learning difficulty, dyslexia, etc.)

If you have answered 'Yes' above, please give details of your particular needs.

Where did you see the FinTrU Financial Services Academy advertised?

Would you classify yourself as

Under the Assured Skills programme, the Department for the Economy provide ‘Academy’ opportunities on a regular basis. If you wish to receive information regarding future Department for the Economy, Assured Skills opportunities, please send an e-mail to To find out how we use your personal information click here.
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If you require any particular adjustments because of a disability, please contact Mindmill here. Please note that it is essential that special arrangements concerning any matter are made in advance as retrospective arrangements cannot be made after the test has been completed. You will be asked to provide supporting documentation later in the selection process.