so many grads

I know we keep harping on about it, but honestly, we just can’t get enough new grads when it comes to meeting the demand for new paraplanners within the industry! The rise of the paraplanner is well and truly here, and we’re feeling the impact more than ever. Firms are crying out for top quality […]

Kudos for The Grad Scheme

Last night, myself and 14 excitable members of the team attended our regional business awards, the North East Business Awards – giddy because we were enjoying good times with good company again but mostly giddy because we were there as finalists in the Apprenticeship, Training & Skills category for our work with The Grad Scheme. […]

we made the finals

We’re delighted to have been shortlisted for an award, this time the ‘Apprenticeship, Skills and Training’ category as part of the North East Business Awards, due to take place on Thursday 23rd September at Hardwick Hall (time to dust off our dresses and dicky bows!). This award recognises businesses that have implemented a successful apprentice, training or […]

Meet Para-Sols newest members… Dan and Becky!

Another grad assessment day has been and gone and with it brought some fresh new talent into the industry. Para-Sols have onboarded two graduate paraplanners, Dan and Becky, who are currently undertaking some intensive training and are already smashing their way through suitability reports (impressive, huh?!). During the assessment day, they both expressed how eager […]

Meet Apricity’s newest member… Jake

Our Spring assessment day was a great success and one person stood out to us as being a perfect fit for the Apricity team. That person is Jake, who has now been with us for over a month and is shining in his new role as Compliance Support. Let’s hear from Jake on how he’s […]

Meet Para-Sols’ newest members… James, Dan and Jenna!

Our new Para-Sols graduates James, Dan and Jenna, have settled in well after weeks of learning their new role as paraplanners. On the assessment day, all three displayed their hunger to learn and eagerness to be part of a growing company. Our new graduates excelled in these areas on the assessment day and it didn’t […]

Meet Apricity’s newest member… Megan

After a successful ‘socially distanced’ assessment day in December, Megan stood out from the crowd with her excellent attention to detail and made the cut to join the Apricity team! A couple weeks have gone by and she is settling into her new role as a Compliance Support Officer – on that note, meet Megan! […]

Say hello to… Alice and Alanis!

After joining us back in April at our most successful assessment day so far, we knew that these two new grads were a great fit for us! Four months on, they’ve finished their degrees and are settling into their roles of Graduate Compliance Support at Apricity – on that note, meet Alice and Alanis!  

Say hello to… Johnathan, Ellie & Luke

Another successful application day sees us welcome another group of budding grads into our ever-growing team. Since the last cohort, we received a vast number of applications and we really were spoilt for choice – meaning our three new recruits should be extremely proud of themselves for standing out and making us smile. Without further […]

Say hello to… Michael & Andrew

We have reached the final cohort of 2018 (where has this year gone please?!). It’s been an exciting year for The Grad Scheme, as we have welcomed yet more amazing grads into our ever-growing brood. There’s been a hefty amount of exams passed and a lot of progress made with our team (more to come […]