J.P. Morgan: National 2022 Technology Summer School: Application Masterclass Online event

Key information

  • Location:

    London
  • Date:

Event description

There are 60 spaces available for this event. All students are welcome to register, regardless of location. To be eligible you need to be available to attend the work placement between the 29th August - 2nd September 2022.

Overview

J.P. Morgan is the world's top investment bank and the 7th largest technology company internationally. This is an incredible opportunity for Uptree Year 12/S5 students to attend a week-long summer school, focussing on technology, with J.P. Morgan in London between the 29th August and 2nd September 2022. J.P. Morgan would like interested Uptree students to attend this application masterclass to find out how to apply.

This is our second year running this opportunity and it's only open to Uptree students - so this application masterclass is your chance to stand out to J.P. Morgan recruiters and professionals who will be leading the week. 

What will you get up to in the Application Masterclass

Your morning could look like:

  • 10:00 - 10:05   Uptree Welcome
  • 10:05 - 10:15   Ice Breaker
  • 10:15 - 10:45   Completing the Summer School Online Application
  • 10:45 - 11:00   Performing your best in the Online Assessment HireView process
  • 11:00 - 11:15   Short Break
  • 11:15 - 11:30   What to expect at the Summer School
  • 11:30 - 12:00   Shining in the application process
  • 12:00         Wrap Up and timelines. 

Who should apply?

Year 12/S5 Students who want to find out more about J.P. Morgan's Summer School or who are interested in finding out more about a career in technology within the investment banking and, finance space. 

 - You must be in Year 12/S5, have 3 GCSEs (England and Wales) or 3 Nationals 5's (Scotland) and be going into Year 13/S6 in September 2022.

-You do not need to have previous experience in technology but J.P. Morgan will be looking for students who have an interest or hobbies that are relevant. This could be a project you did at school, something in your personal time or a part-time job you have!

The team at J.P. Morgan will see your application form the Uptree platform so take your time on it and get someone to read through it if you need!

 

Useful Information

This week-long programme will be held in London but is open to students from the whole of the U.K. You MUST be able to attend all five days of this programme and travel to the offices if you are selected. 

 

Travel and Accommodation

Travel and accommodation expenses will be covered for students who live outside the M25 and will be spending more than £20 on travel costs over the week if you meet the stated eligibility criteria. JP Morgan will cover these costs for you if you meet the eligibility criteria (stated below) as part of your application.

J.P. Morgan will also cover daily travel expenses for local students if you meet the eligibility criteria as part of your application.

To be eligible for full travel and accommodation support (costs covered by JP Morgan):

  • You are currently in receipt of or have previously received, free school meals, Pupil Premium, Education Maintenance Allowance and/or a 16 to 19 Bursary
  • You will need to spend £20 or more on travel to the location of the programme (central London), using regular means of transportation like train, bus or tube
  • You have to live outside of the M25

To be eligible for travel support only (costs covered by JP Morgan):

  • You are currently in receipt of or have previously received, free school meals, Pupil Premium, Education Maintenance Allowance and/or a 16 to 19 Bursary
  • You will need to spend £20 or more on the commute to the location of the programme (central London) using regular means of transportation like train, bus or tube

Benefits

This week-long work placement and application masterclass will give you the skills and confidence to excel in your future career. You'll build networking, teamwork and critical thinking skills which are all vital for a role at J.P. Morgan. You'll get the chance to meet the recruiters, network with them and really stand out, especially if you are thinking of applying for their Degree Apprenticeships!

How to apply?

-  Register for this opportunity via your Uptree account - there are only 60 shortlisting spaces available for the application masterclass, so register early to increase your chances of being selected. After this application stage, J.P. Morgan will interview and choose 40 students to attend the week. 

- Apply for the J.P. Morgan work experience day by clicking the link to apply to the right! Remember to make your application as impressive as possible as it will be read by the J.P. Morgan team. 

We will assess applications on a rolling basis and will close them as soon as we have enough so please apply early to avoid disappointment.

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