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!


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. 


Sue Owen-Bailey - Meeting people

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


Ellie Jackson – Customer services assistant

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

Women in Finance

We are proud to be members of the Women in Finance charter and here is Jenna, Harriet and Lynn talking about their careers as women in finance.

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.


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.


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.


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.

How to boost your employability

We've been speaking to some of the young people taking part in Trent Bridge in the Community’s YouNG project to answer some of their questions about the world of work.


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.


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.


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 team members and what they do during their day’s work.