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O2 Career Returners

Applications for the 2016 programme are now closed

O2 has launched the O2 Career Returners Programme for professionals who are ready to re-start their careers after an extended career break. The paid 11 week programme starts on 26th April 2016 and the closing date for applications is 6th March 2016. The programme will be based from Slough, UK.

What are they offering?

You will receive mentoring, training and an opportunity to network. This support will help you get back in the swing of things so at the end of the programme you will be perfectly placed to apply for permanent or interim roles at O2. They are open to applications from people who are looking for full time roles or 4 days a week, and as an organisation are flexible in their working patterns.

Who are they looking for?
The O2 Career Returners Programme is designed for people with a successful track record in a relevant field who have had a voluntary career break of 2 or more years.


With over 25 million customers, O2 runs 2G, 3G and 4G networks across the UK. They are looking for people with an interest in the following areas.  If you have some but not all of this experience then do apply anyway as, where necessary, training may be provided.

Service Management

Service Management run and drive improvements in O2’s services, with customer experience at the heart of everything they do. They are looking for people with a background in customer experience and an interest in any one of the following areas.  If you have experience in a related area then do apply anyway as, where necessary, training may be provided.

About O2

O2 are a diverse team of 7,400 people. They believe it’s important to have a healthy work/life balance and offer many working options including a variety of family friendly policies, different flexible working options and health and wellbeing programmes. For more information on O2 careers and their current vacancies see https://o2careers.co.uk/

To Apply

For more information and to apply see O2 Career Returners. Please mention that you heard of the opportunity through Women Returners and don’t forget to CLEARLY show your career break on your CV.

With any queries please email ResourcingUK@O2.com.