Sharing our skills

Our employees have a unique set of skills, knowledge and experience. Here are some of their skills to help you during your career – getting started and getting going!

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The Joyful Coach Values Workshop

The Joyful Coach, is a coach, writer and podcaster who helps people live their most joyful lives by learning what their values are. 

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Sue Owen-Bailey - Meeting people

Read assistant communication manager Sue's top tips when meeting people for the first time.

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Ellie Jackson – Customer services assistant

Ellie prides herself on giving a great service to our members who visit us in branch.

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Colin Hyde - Mastering a presentation

Read IT project manager Colin's top tips for mastering a presentation for an interview.

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CV writing

Your CV, or curriculum vitae is a one or two page document which showcases your skills, experience and most importantly, what makes you suitable for the job you are applying for.

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Competency interviews

Competency based interviews are one of the most common types of interviews that employers would put you through before offering you a role.

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Writing a covering letter

A covering letter, sometimes just called a cover letter, is a written introduction from you to a recruiter that would accompany your CV or application.

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Telephone and video interviews

Employers nowadays make a telephone or video call interview part of their recruitment process. You will need to prepare for this in the same way as a traditional interview.

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Virtual work experience

Take a look behind the scenes, some of the roles that we do and a few of its people. We're a mutual which means we have no shareholders so the profit we make is reinvested in the business.

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A day in the life of

Ever wanted to know what it was like to work at The Nottingham or in financial services? Take a sneak peek at some of our employees and what they do during their day’s work.

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Presentation skills

Presentations are used as part of a recruitment process to test your knowledge in a particular area, your approach to a task and your skills in delivering info to an audience.

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Me and my career

Ever wanted to know how our employees got into their roles? Take a look at some of our people and how they got to work here at The Nottingham.