Whether it's an NVQ, hands on experience or a classroom led course, our L&D approach are constantly evolving to support your career, whatever direction you take.
Our people can learn at any time of the day, any place and on any device. It’s easy! Courses tend to be bite-sized modules, which can be programmed in most people’s daily diary meaning learning can happen at any time to suit both the individual and the Company.
The Learning Hub is great to navigate around and very easy to use. However, training is also given on how to get the most out of your Learning Hub!
We take pride in the training and development we offer ensuring that our learning is role specific and tailored to the individual’s needs. We offer a wide range of nationally recognised qualifications through a blended approach to support all career aspirations
Anglian takes on several Apprentices every year in its commitment to forge relationships from leaving education and embarking on a career. We like to create opportunities to develop skilled workers for the future and to support us achieving our goals, we have established excellent working relationships and partnerships with many specialised training providers, colleges and universities across the country.
Anglian is committed to the on-going development of its management structure, always looking for talented people ready for succession planning opportunities. With numerous purposefully designed programs, all with the common goal to enhance management skills, we aim to create personal development plans encouraging people to become well rounded leaders for our future business.
We are committed to delivering the highest standard of training and development to our people and aspire to go beyond minimal technical competence. Working in partnership with the GQA, Anglian have been recognised as being a GQA approved training provider for our standards around competence and training towards our installers and surveyors. With the introduction of our Physical Training Centre and with our on-going commitment around improving quality of training towards our installers and surveyors, we can promote the Green Q logo as a mark of our recognised standards.
At Anglian, we have a state of the art LMS platform, known as the Learning Hub – which offers a whole host of courses to all our people from how to use Excel to how to eat healthily. Of course, there are plenty of more work-related topics too, but the library of courses is immense and allows our employees to educate and develop themselves on many interesting topics. The Learning Hub is accessible on various devices, which means our people can learn at a time which is convenient, at their own pace and can be done anywhere. Learning has never been so easy and accessible. Our people can learn at any time of the day, any place on any device. It’s easy! Courses tend to be bite-sized modules, which can be programmed in most people’s daily diary meaning learning can happen at any time to suit both the individual. The Learning Hub is great to navigate around and very easy to use. However, training is also given on how to get the most out of your Learning Hub!
Julie first joined Anglian in 1996 working evenings and weekends in our “link Line” team which is now our Contact Centre. As her children got older, Julie grew her hours and responsibilities as she progressed to Team Leader. From here, Julie has had a number of roles within our Guarantees and Product Development Departments, to her current role as Marketing Communications. Julie is a well-respected member of our team with a fountain of knowledge.
Carl started working with Anglian on the backshift toughening glass and after two years in the plant applied for a supervisor roles. Since then, he studied a degree in Management Studies and was promoted to Area Manager.
Martin started at Bowthorpe working on the sash cutting and prep work in the factory. Martin is now a mainframe saw operator and is very important to the production of the Factory.
Jonathan is a well trusted member of the team and is an inspiration to many of our new surveyors joining. During Jonathans longstanding career with Anglian, he has been hugely passionate about what he does, delivering excellent customer service to our customers, operations and sales colleagues.
Jason started work at Anglian, developing his skills over the years within our Glass factory. Jason is a skilled operatives that helps supports our new colleagues in their early weeks of joining on how we glaze windows.
Anglian prides itself on building its success on forming truly unique working relationships and engaging with our people.
Within Anglian we aim to communicate as widely and openly as possible with all our people and have an Intranet site, known to us as The Hive, which offers a platform where we gather as an internal community to search for whole host of information, share and communicate on numerous topics from business news, to charity events. Our people can share photos and stories, successes and interests and helps us communicate with everyone across our nation-wide organisation.
Listening to our people’s views and working together to find solutions is very important to us within Anglian. To aid our ability to communicate, we hold regular Employee & EHS Forum groups known as THE FORUM. These groups are all-encompassing covering EHS matters plus discussing people-related matters including training, charitable events, welfare topics, and other points of interest which our people would like to raise. The Forum is normally Chaired by a member of the Leadership Team with the fundamental aim to facilitate communication top down, bottom up and to share ideas, concerns and help deliver improvements across the business. Representatives attend The Forum Groups on behalf of their colleagues and truly have an opportunity to have a voice and help shape our organisation collaboratively.
The health of our people comes first and with the support of Occupational Health, we provide a whole host of ways to support our people’s health and well-being including health checks, eye and hearing testing. Other support offered to our employees comes in the form of Employee Assistance Program, digital GPs service, learning modules on many health and well-being topics and other general occupational health support and advice.
We also support many national campaigns throughout the year to promote health and well-being, which many of our employees get heavily involved with.
As the world of digital evolves, we continue to invest in our technology to ensure that our people get modern, innovative IT equipment and applications to enable them to carry out their work to the best of their ability and with efficiency.
Customers can see that we are ahead of our game with the delivery of our service in a professional way. We are always looking to identify innovative ways to work, listening to ideas from our people and subsequently adapting the approach we take. We recognise that technology moves at a pace, and we have an IT strategic plan that supports our future initiatives.
Anglian is committed in demonstrating how we value our people and offer a wide range of employee benefits and discounts including a Product Purchase Scheme, Long Service Recognition, Free eye tests, EAP service and many more.
We can offer our people free membership to over 250 perks, discounts and freebies from some of the UK’s biggest brands including high street discounts, gym memberships, cinema tickets, free films, free coffee, theatre discounts just to name a few.
In addition to this, we also ensure our people have access to a range of information and support around financial well-being and education, Simple Savings, Affordable Loans, Advance and Help to Save.
In partnership with our Pension Provider, we also provide an online portal where our people can access their workplace pension and have access to a arrange of Health and Financial wellbeing tools and content, such as Digital GP and a lifestyle tracking app.
We are proud to say that many of our people support various charities throughout the year by undertaking remarkable challenges and by doing amazing activities, their achievements help raise money to support their chosen charity. To share in our people’s successes and commitment, at Anglian we make donations to recognise our people’s charitable work throughout the year and show our support and commitment to them.
Anglian is interested in finding talented, ambitious and driven people to join our team. We look forward to hearing from you!