‘Work Insights’ – Your window into work with Coventry Building Society

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Experience overview

The October programme is on-demand, so if you meet the eligibility criteria you can start right away!

Who is Coventry Building Society? Where could I work? How do I network with professionals and what can help me stand out? To help build your understanding of these areas and more, Springpod and Coventry Building Society have partnered up to bring you a fantastic programme that’ll provide you with valuable insight into the world of work, opportunities available to you and ways to to stand out.

What’s included?

 This programme will cover everything from an introduction to Coventry Building Society and the world of work, to curating your personal brand and content from their BITC award winning ‘Employability Skills’ programme. You’ll have the chance to take part in some great quizzes and amazing activities, and you’ll even have the chance to learn leading industry experts along the way!

Students in year 10 and above are welcome to apply
Students in year 10 and above are welcome to apply
Certificate of completion
Certificate of completion
Approximately 10 hours to complete
Approximately 10 hours to complete
Complete at a pace that suits you
Complete at a pace that suits you
Introduction to Coventry Building Society

From an overview of the organisation's purpose, beliefs, and core values, to what it’s like working there, this module will provide you with a thorough introduction to Coventry Building Society.

Working at Coventry Building Society: Departments
Working at Coventry Building Society: Careers
The World of Work
Personal Brand & Networking
A to Z of Super Confidence, Vision Boards & Goal Setting
CVs, Interviews & the Recruitment Process
Employability & Workplace Behaviours

Available dates

To ensure that you get the very best experience, the number of places on each programme is limited. Apply soon to avoid missing your place. Good luck!
October
2022
Programme dates: 10th October - 31st July
Application deadline: 31st July
January
2023
Programme dates: 3rd January - 31st March
Application deadline: 31st March
April
2023
Programme dates: 17th April - 25th July
Application deadline: 25th July

What students say

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Taking a part in this programme was a dream come true for me. I appreciate everyone's time to create this course and run it as smoothly as possible. The information which I received and learned was incredibly useful.e. Again, I really appreciate everyone's time and I am looking forward to taking part in other courses powered by Springpod, because it was worth my time and it was my pleasure. Thank you!
Adam
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Thank you so much for putting your effort and time into this programme. You are helping to shape the future of this generation... the generation which are going to carry the future of the workforce on their shoulders'. Being able to talk about your personal careers in this industry and different ways to follow in your footsteps has inspired me so much. I am a dedicated, disciplined student but I have always felt very unsure about how to actually get a job (aside from the qualifications and education necessary). I already believed in myself, but you've all helped to make sure that I KNOW I can do it. Thank you so much :))
Lucienne
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I wanted to say that I really appreciate all the time and work that you have put into organising this programme as well as choosing the activities, taking the time for the webinars and informing us students of early careers as well as what you do as a company in many different sectors. This has been so helpful and I couldn't be more glad that I was able to participate. It has been truly fun! Thank you very much to all those who were part of making this programme.
Ornella

FAQs

Student questions
When will I hear back if I have been successful with my application?

Once you have applied for your programme, you will receive a confirmation email. You will be notified about the outcome of your application via email at least 3 days before the programme start date. Good luck!

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