Insight Day with Santander WE Initiate – 10:00am – 1.30 pm – Speakers for Schools

Insight Day with Santander WE Initiate – 10:00am – 1.30 pm

Insight Day with Santander WE Initiate – 10:00am – 1.30 pm

Age: 14-19

Duration: 1

Industry: Banking

Application deadline: 23/05/2022

Dates: 24/06/2022 – 24/06/2022

Note – please do not share this opportunity with anyone outside of the specified age range for this placement as they will be ineligible to apply

If you’re 14-18 years-old, come along to our virtual insight session, WE Initiate, to find out what the world of work is really like. You never know, it may even lead you to a career with us here at Santander.

Over an action packed morning run via Zoom, you’ll get to meet some of our most passionate employees, gain an insight into banking, get tips on how to apply for our one-week placements, apprenticeship and graduate programmes, there’s interview preparation and CV workshops too.

Doing work experience is a smart move because it allows you to:

  • Boost your CV
  • Experience what work is like
  • Find out if banking is for you
  • Develop skills employers look for (like teamwork and communication)
  • Meet new people

So apply today, using the link below.

Our placements are open to all and we welcome applications from everyone, but particularly encourage applications from students who are eligible for pupil premium funding, from BAME backgrounds or have additional educational needs.

This session is run via Zoom. Speakers for Schools will be in touch with all successful applicants with instructions on how to join the session. For any queries, please email

When applying, answer the following questions

  • Entrepreneur: If you could go back in time and be the person who invented something we use today, what would it have been and why?
  • What will we remember about you after the placement?

More about what we do:

Santander are a large customer-focused bank and possess the scale and breadth of proposition to challenge the big four UK banks. They serve their customers through digital channels, alongside a network of branches and Corporate Business Centres. They play an important role in the UK economy and in the communities in which they operate. They help people purchase their home, save for the future and support business growth. They employ 23,500 people and paid £309m of corporation tax and £90m through the UK Bank Levy in 2019.

Skills/Experiences You Will Gain:

 Problem Solving
 Staying Positive

Apply here

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