Coventry Building Society recognised as one of the best workplaces for development

Coventry Building Society has been officially named one of the UK’s ‘Best Workplaces for Development’ by Great Place to Work.

This is a new category for Great Place to Work and was added to highlight the companies which offer great experiences to develop at work.

Over the last 12 months the society has received four other Best Workplace accolades, including one of UK’s Best Workplaces for Women, one of the UK’s Best Workplaces for Wellbeing, one of the UK’s Best Workplaces for Financial Services, one of the UK’s Best Workplaces

Andrew Bailey, head of talent at Coventry Building Society, said: “It’s fantastic to be recognised for all the ways we support our colleagues in developing the career they want.

“We’re proud to say that 45% of our roles are recruited internally – which means around 350 colleagues take on a new role at the society each year – continually embracing new challenges and opportunities.

“Our people are at the heart of our success, so we want to give them every opportunity to grow their talent.

“We’ll continue to support and encourage our colleagues through tailored development programmes, mentorship opportunities, and a culture which values innovation and collaboration.”