Financial Services Pathway

A series of workshops, networking opportunities and resources on careers in the financial services for young people of diverse ethnic heritage.

Are you interested in starting a career in financial services? Everything seem a little bit intimidating and you feel like you could do with a little guidance and direction? Our new Financial Services Pathway could be perfect for you.

The FREE online course is already live, and consists of monthly virtual workshops and careers talks run by leading industry experts, plus the opportunity to apply for mentoring and work experience.

You can join in at any time and commit to as many sessions as you want.


What do I gain?

  • Lessons on CV writing, writing job applications, and interview skills
  • Networking and personal branding
  • Finding opportunities, work experience, and internships
  • Building motivation, confidence, and wellbeing
  • Career inspiration from professional role models
  • A ‘Getting into Financial Services’ toolkit exclusively designed by one of our leading partners in the industry

Join the programme

Complete the application form as soon as possible as there are limited spaces available.


To be eligible to join our Financial Services programme you must be aged 18-30 and of diverse ethnic heritage living in the UK.

Apply now

Next workshop - Tuesday 24th May

Find out more about the next workshop in the Financial Services Pathway: Understanding career journeys with American Express

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By the end of the course you will have:

  • A greater understanding of the financial services
  • Better access to your chosen pathway
  • More confidence to access career movement and employment opportunities
  • A new network of like-minded individuals and professionals in the industry

Workshops will take place outside of working hours to accommodate participants in work or education, so those currently in employment but interested in a career change are encouraged to take part.

Experts from the payments services company will lead your course and help you understand the varied careers available to you from accounting to technology and risk to business development. You will receive access to the perks and challenges of working in the industry.


Having a mentor, hearing from industry experts and seeing behind the scenes really inspired me. I feel incredibly lucky to have found my passion and be able to follow my dream.
Rebecca Shogunle, Alumni from a previous Blueprint for All course