The St. James’s Place
Financial Adviser Academy provides bright and driven individuals an exciting
opportunity to build a career as a financial adviser as part of a 12-18m career
your goal is to run your own business or become a financial adviser in an
existing St. James’s Place Partner Business we can help you.
James’s Place Academy provides an unrivalled development programme for
individuals who have no previous experience of giving financial advice but do
have a Level 4 advice qualification, or those with partial or no existing
qualifications in Advice. No Financial Services experience is necessary.
is the Academy?
Our programmes provide a
mix of digital and face-to-face learning across our regional locations, offering a blended
approach through virtual classrooms, box-set on demand modules, virtual reality
immersive learning and practical local in person interactions and shadowing in
one of our existing Partner Businesses.
is a financial adviser?
Financial advice is the provision of useful and timely
financial advice, helping clients, whether individuals or businesses, to
determine their goals, understand their current financial circumstances and to
prepare them for a financially stable future. A St. James’s Place
financial adviser will develop their own group of clients, taking the time to
get to know each one and building a long-lasting relationship in order to
develop a comprehensive strategy over the medium to long term.
As a financial adviser, you will have the autonomy and
flexibility to build a career in financial services, where your efforts are
reflected in your rewards whilst providing meaningful solutions to people. You
will have support and access throughout your whole carrer to unrivalled
business, technical and marketing support from St. James's Place
FTSE100 business and our network of offices across the UK.
onto the programme follows a supportive interview process to ensure that both
you and St. James’s Place make a fully informed decision about your future.
Therefore your first step should be to explore the Academy opportunity to see
if it’s right for you, we host virtual and in person Discover events each
month, you can register here: Academy Events | St.
James’s Place Academy (sjp.co.uk)
There are certain attributes and
experiences that facilitate a successful application to the Academy.
- Successful track record in your
existing career or business
- Entrepreneurial and self-motivated
- Demonstrate an ability to develop
- Personal Impact
- Empathy / Emotional Intelligence
of the factors to consider throughout the application process is whether your
goal is to run your own financial advice business or join one of our existing
successful Partner Businesses as an Adviser. We will help you decide which is the best route for
you. Our programme offers flexibility and our expert Development Managers and
Mentors will be with you every step of the way.
Redefining your career takes motivation and commitment. That’s why our
application process is designed to help you make sure this is the right
opportunity for you.
your career in financial advice now!