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Dare To Change Your Future

About the St. James’s Place Academy
We offer an exciting opportunity to retrain to become a self-employed, qualified Financial Planner with St. James’s Place through the St. James’s Place Academy, which provides high calibre and driven individuals an exciting opportunity to build a career in financial planning and wealth management, as part of a two-year career change programme.

We have four Academy training centres across the UK: London, Manchester, Solihull and Edinburgh. Once qualified, you can work anywhere in the UK.

This is a fully funded and supported development programme which offers security and flexibility and is best suited to highly motivated individuals with an aptitude for building strong relationships from within their network and the ability to develop new ones. No previous experience of giving financial advice is required, and whether your goal is to run your own wealth management business or join one of our many St. James’s Place Practices across the UK as an Adviser, we will help you.

About our Candidates
We look to select candidates with the key skills of drive and resilience predominantly, as well as commitment, dedication and communication. Successful candidates have come from a previous successful career and join us from a wide range of backgrounds and professions.

About the Programme
The programme is a combination of online and face-to-face learning for the first six months, followed by a period of expert, mentored training in the field. You will be surrounded by technical, marketing and training expertise, supported by our established network of knowledgeable and experienced mentors. Further business development assistance will be constantly available through our Academy management team complimented by the many specialists who operate from our national network of offices. As you progress through the programme, you’ll be encouraged to build your own client base and earn money as you train.

Benefits of Retraining
Listed below are some of the benefits of retraining to become a diploma qualified Financial Planner with St. James’s Place:

A structured career change programme leading to an industry recognised professional qualification, the Chartered Insurance Institute’s (CII) Diploma in Regulated Financial Planning

No previous experience in the financial industry is required
No personal capital outlay is required and tailored financial support is available to help you make the transition

Attractive Earning Potential
You choose your career path – build your own self-employed business or join one of our many established St. James’s Place Practice as an Adviser

You build your second (or third) career with the backing of a FTSE 100 award-winning brand
St. James’s Place Wealth Management is an award-winning FTSE 100 company and our Academy was established in 2012 to provide high calibre individuals an exciting career change opportunity, enabling people to become a qualified financial planner and build a career in financial planning and wealth management.

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