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    When I graduate from Uni, I'd like to work as a bank cashier.

    How hard is it to get a job at a high street bank?

    I have a grade B in A level maths if this counts?

    I'm just wondering if a bank cashier is more of a customer service roll that requires good sales skills.

    Anyone know anything more?
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    (Original post by CreamyChocolate)
    When I graduate from Uni, I'd like to work as a bank cashier.

    How hard is it to get a job at a high street bank?

    I have a grade B in A level maths if this counts?

    I'm just wondering if a bank cashier is more of a customer service roll that requires good sales skills.

    Anyone know anything more?
    You dont need to go to uni to work as a bank cashier. You just need 4 GCSEs.
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    (Original post by CreamyChocolate)
    When I graduate from Uni, I'd like to work as a bank cashier.

    How hard is it to get a job at a high street bank?

    I have a grade B in A level maths if this counts?

    I'm just wondering if a bank cashier is more of a customer service roll that requires good sales skills.

    Anyone know anything more?

    Banks welcome school leavers into cashier positions and while personality counts in this profession most will expect to see a minimum of four GCSEs (A-C) including English and maths.

    You’ll get plenty of training on the job including courses such as:
    NVQ/SVQ Levels 2 and 3 in Customer Service
    NVQ/SVQ Levels 2 and 3 in Providing Financial Services

    Full source for more: http://www.totaljobs.com/careers-adv...ob-description
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    (Original post by Death Grips)
    You dont need to go to uni to work as a bank cashier. You just need 4 GCSEs.
    I'm a mature student and my academic record is quite bad. I only have 180 UCAS points, so I'm not going for grad jobs.

    I can just about get a 2:1 if I push myself.

    I've always wanted to be a cashier as I like handling and counting money...

    I have good GCSEs, just bad a levels
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    A bank cashier nowadays is just a sales roll - trust me - I started out as one in the mid 1980s - when cashiering was all you would do.Now if someone pays in a cheque for say £5000 you are supposed to spot that as a lead for selling a savings product - you are on the hunt for sales all the time - you are supposed to try to get them to sign up for on-line banking / sell them a credit card / mortgage etc - all the banks are trying to shift as much as they can on-line - if you are happy with selling you could be a personal banker or a small business manager - as they still need a person to be first point of contact for sales - but it is getting more and more automated.When I started it was "a job for life". My brother still works for the same high street bank that I did - and for both of us it meant that we are not really trained to work anywhere else.
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    Yea you can go into any bank now and use machines to pay in money and do your banking online.

    Maybe a cashier job will be fully automated soon and the job won't exist anymore
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    It seems to me you will be overqualified for the position. Apply for grad jobs.
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    No. apply for IB positions. You're overqualified.
 
 
 
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