Insight Day with Santander WE Initiate

Insight Day with Santander WE Initiate


Age: 14-19

Duration: 1

Industry: Banking

Application deadline: 20/10/2022

Dates: 27/10/2022 – 27/10/2022

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 experience@speakersforschools.org

When applying, answer the following questions

  • Passion: What cause(s) are you passionate about? Please also explain why.
  • What do you already know about our organisation?
  • Which of your skills would you like to improve?

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:

Listening
 Speaking
 Problem Solving
 Creativity
 Staying Positive
 Leadership
 Teamwork

Apply here

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