At Menzies we have a dedicated team of Learning and Development professionals within the HR Team who oversee our development programmes. Our knowledgeable team can guide you to find internal or external training provision or coaching to suit your needs and interests. They focus on creating learning solutions that enable Menzies colleagues to achieve their best.
We also provide comprehensive induction and onboarding events. These ensure that new joiners assimilate into our organisation by being equipped with vital information and resources to enable them to integrate into their work environment, regardless of whether they are straight out of College/University or an experienced hire.
For all, our learning provision is provided under the auspices of the Menzies Academy – our internal training hub. The Academy, which was set up in 2018, has grown to nurture the advancement and career progression of all trainees and professional staff within Menzies.
Structured learning programme
One of the key features of the Menzies Academy is our structured learning programme, which comprises of training courses designed to support the four Learning & Development pillars:
- Technical training (relevant to your specialism)
- Commercial Focus and Business Development
- Leadership & Personal Effectiveness
- Digital and IT skills
These provide the roadmap for future growth and new skill acquisition and help you stay on top of any regulatory requirements for continuous personal development (CPD).
Your development is also supported by programmes such as the following:
Career Sponsorship programme
Career sponsorship programme for professional staff. This matches you with a more experienced Sponsor to assist you with your personal development plan.
In-house Learning Management System
The LMS houses on demand e-learning content across a wide range of skills promoting self-directed learning as well as compliance related training. The key benefit is the flexibility to direct your own learning.
Apprenticeships for our accounting and tax qualifications.
Study Support sponsorship
Study support sponsorship to undertake professional qualifications e.g. – ACCA, AAT, CIPD, CIPP, CICM, CIM CPI, CISI, JIEB and more!
Online Tax Guidance and libraries
Online tax guidance and libraries to help you support your clients as well as study for exams/develop your knowledge base.
Focus Groups led by subject matter experts
Ad hoc and planned sessions promoting social and collaborative learning and training needs analysis.