Lockdown diplomas… Let’s talk to our newly qualified paraplanners

Last year was a whirlwind for our exam candidates, with the closure of test centres, exam cancellations and revision timetables coming to a halt. However, that didn’t stop our Para-Sols superstars Sophie, Andrew, Mike, Fran and Ali from achieving their RQF Level 4 Diploma in Financial Planning – congratulations! Although they have now gained fancy […]

A fun filled, festive Grad day!

To end 2020 with a bang (can we call it that?!) we managed to hold our socially-distanced, super-festive Grad Day earlier this month. All the candidates were excited as they entered the Verve floor and were greeted with big smiles, a boatload of hand sanitiser, and more importantly, mimosas, which we hope helped settle any […]

Fabulous finalists!

Yesterday was a day filled with celebrations here at HQ – as we got the news that four of our grads have been shortlisted for the Professional Adviser New Talent Awards. As if this wasn’t enough to have us rummaging around to find our party hats, we also found out that as a team, we […]

What TGS has done for me – Grant

This week, we’re looking at Grant and what The Grad Scheme has done for him. For us, Grant is the ultimate success story – from a fresh-faced Business Management graduate, to a Chartered, award-winning Paraplanner – it’s safe to say, he’s achieved great things over the last 5 years with us. Supporting Grant throughout his […]

#MyStorySoFar… by Rachael

Bringing the #MyStorySoFar episodes to a close is Rachael, yet another one of our fabulous grads! She almost has her Diploma under her belt, below, she explains why you too, should want to strive to succeed… How has The Grad Scheme improved your skills? Since joining The Grad Scheme in 2016, I feel as though […]

#MyStorySoFar… by Kate

This post is all about Kate and her journey. Kate joined us in 2015 as a graduate and is now a fully qualified Paraplanner, (you go girl!). Below, she tells us how she’s got to where she currently is and why other people should want to join her. How has The Grad Scheme improved your […]