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+MASTERS:

NEW IN 2022

SPILLIN' THE TEA ON THE

+MASTERS

The Code First Girls +Masters is a four week intensive course that will provide learners additional skills and knowledge across DevOps & Cloud, Mobile App Development or Analysis & Product Management.  

NANODEGREE +MASTERS

The +Masters is intended as an extension for recent grads of our Nanodegree, to help prepare candidates for more specialised job roles with our partner companies.

INTERNAL UPSKILLING OR CANDIDATE ATTRACTION

The +Masters is also an option for companies wanting to upskill internally or attract women and non-binaries in tech to more bespoke roles inside their business.

+MASTERS CERTIFICATION

Candidates who successfully pass the +Masters will receive a certification recognising their learning achievement and specialisation. 

+MASTERS COURSE

TIMINGS & STRUCTURE

The +Masters courses will be timed to commence approximately one week after each Nanodegree cohort finishes. This will usually be in June, September, and November. 

COURSE LENGTH

Each course runs for four weeks and, like our Nanodegree, it will run four nights per week (Monday – Thursday) between 6.30pm and 8.30pm.

VIRTUAL OR IN-PERSON?

Currently, all of our courses are virtual, however, we do like to celebrate with a little (optional) graduation ceremony at the end for our Nanodegree and +Masters grads!

WHAT IS THE COURSE STRUCTURE?

Aside from the lessons and virtual learning over the four weeks, learners will also need to pass a final assessment to receive their certification. 

SPECIALISATIONS

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DEVOPS & CLOUD (DEPLOYMENT)

The skills you will learn in our DevOps & Cloud (Deployment) +Masters will allow you to continue on your software engineering career pathway, with roles including DevOps Engineer, Site Reliability Engineer, Cloud Engineer, and more!

DEVOPS & CLOUD +MASTERS COURSE STRUCTURE

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MOBILE APP DEVELOPMENT

The skills you will learn in our Mobile App Development +Masters will allow you continue on your developer pathway, with roles including iOS or Android Developer / Engineer, Mobile Engineer, Full-Stack Developer just to name a few! 

MOBILE APP DEVELOPMENT +MASTERS COURSE STRUCTURE

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ANALYST + PRODUCT MANAGEMENT

The skills you will learn in our Analyst and Product Management +Masters will allow you to explore a wide variety of roles across tech such as a Product Manager, Business Analyst, Project Manager, Business Intelligence Analyst and more!

ANALYSIS & PRODUCT MANAGEMENT +MASTERS COURSE STRUCTURE

+MASTERS: ELIGIBILITY CRITERIA

All Nanodegree graduates will be eligible for four week extension +Masters courses, giving candidates an even deeper level of learning across DevOps & the Cloud, Mobile App Development, or Analyst and Product Management specialisations.

To take part in the +Masters, you will need to apply for a role at a company that is sponsoring both Nanodegree +Masters learning below. 

As companies will be sponsoring candidates through this learning, it will be completely free for successful CFG applicants with some great job opportunities attached!

CONNECTING CODERS TO COMPANIES:

+MASTERS OPPORTUNITIES

Applications are now open for our SPRING 2022 Nanodegree and +Masters opportunities. Our +Masters courses are currently linked to job opportunities for the Spring 2022 Nanodegree. More opportunities will be added and so keep your eyes peeled across our socials and email comms.

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NANDEOGREE + DEVOPS & CLOUD MASTERS
ROLE/S: SOFTWARE ENGINEERS & DATA ENGINEERS
LOCATIONS: LONDON & EDINBURGH

NatWest has 10 exciting job opportunities across software and data for Nanodegree + Masters grads, starting in July 2022. The roles are based in London or Edinburgh and are open to any candidates wishing to switch careers and get into tech!

NatWest would love to hear from candidates from a range of backgrounds, ideally with two years experience in any field who are ready to get into a career in tech. 

As part of the learning and lead up to your role at NatWest, all candidates will also be part of our first Nanodegree Masters cohort in DevOps & Cloud.

You can find out more about each of the role types below (simply click on the links):

DATA ENGINEER 

SOFTWARE ENGINEER

NatWest Employee Benefits:

We give every colleague pension funding on top of their salary to help you save for life after work. Pension funding is 10% of salary for colleagues in the UK.

Colleagues at the next grade get 10% value account, that you can choose to spend on Healthcare Options like Dental Insurance, Private Medical Cover, and Lifestyle options to save on regular shopping, bike for work, childcare and many more.

This is an addition to a great starting salary!

MORE ON NATWEST ROLES: 

Inclusion – By understanding the needs of our colleagues we attract even more great people to work here. We hire the best people for the position on offer. Regardless of gender, race, culture, creed or physical abilities. And we always will. 

Reward – We believe that rewards are about more than the salary you receive for a job well done. And we know that no one knows what’s right for you better than you do. By offering a range of flexible benefits, we give you the chance to choose what’s most important for your lifestyle today, and for your future tomorrow.

Please note: you can apply for a maximum of two Nanodegree places/roles.

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ROLE/S: SOFTWARE ENGINEER & DATA ENGINEER
LOCATION: London

The Cabinet Office Situation Centre is offering places on both our Data Nanodegree and Software Nanodegree +Masters courses in DevOps & Cloud, with a linked role for each successful graduate.

The Cabinet Office would love to hear from a mix of recent uni grads and career switchers for these roles.

As part of the learning and lead up to your role at the Cabinet Office, all candidates will also be part of our first Nanodegree +Masters cohort in DevOps & Cloud.

As a key government department, there are some additional eligibility requirement:

> Candidates will have to undergo a security clearance process in order to be eligible.

> Candidates must be eligible to work in the UK under one of the following categories:

• UK nationals

• nationals of Commonwealth countries who have the right to work in the UK

• nationals of the Republic of Ireland

• nationals from the EU, EEA or Switzerland with settled or pre-settled status or who apply for either status by the deadline of the European Union Settlement Scheme (EUSS)

• relevant EU, EEA, Swiss or Turkish nationals working in the Civil Service

• relevant EU, EEA, Swiss or Turkish nationals who have built up the right to work in the Civil Service

• certain family members of the relevant EU, EEA, Swiss or Turkish nationals

ABOUT THE CABINET OFFICE:

The Cabinet Office are the central department in the Civil Service of the United Kingdom.

Directly supporting the Prime Minister and the Cabinet of the UK, the Cabinet Office help to ensure the effective development, coordination, and implementation of policy that impacts the lives of tens of millions of people across the UK.

Please note: you can apply for a maximum of two Nanodegree places/roles.