Learning and development
Our colleagues' learning and development stories
Sanaa Khan – Health and Wellbeing
Sanaa chose an apprentice route over education so that she could earn money and learn at the same time. Find out how the confidence she gained from her boxing training encouraged her to apply.
Sam – Senior Enterprise Architect
Sam found that the Group's supportive culture enabledher to change her career path. Through a valuable mentoring relationship, she was able to learn and progress from Engineering to Architecture.
Dillon Takher – Colleague and Culture Manager
Since he began working in our retail branches at 16, Dillon harboured an ambition to be part of our People and Culture teams. Many years and several roles later, he’s made that goal a reality.
Ellie Gent – Data Insights Analyst
Ellie joined us back in 2009 as a Complaint Handler. Since then she’s made the most of our retraining opportunities, doing a Data Analyst apprenticeship and embracing a brand new career path in a different area of the Group.
Matthew Box – Associate Director
Matthew has progressed from our retail branches to working as an Associate Director in Global Banks Trade Sales, earning four professional qualifications along the way. Next, he's aiming for a degree-level qualification.