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Welcome to the Bank of Ireland information hub for new joiners to the Group. We know that starting a new job can be daunting so we’ve put together some useful information so you know what to expect when you join us.

If you see something here that you want more information on, feel free to contact us.

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What makes a job with us better?

Our greatest asset walks in and out of our offices every day: our people. That’s why we strive to look after their personal and professional development and the growth of their careers. 


Professional training

There is a range of supports available for your professional qualifications, including time off to study.



Alongside our commitment to our charity partners, we donate a day a year for you to give back to your community and help a charity or cause you’re truly passionate about.


Personal development

Your continuing commitment to personal development will be supported through our learning and development offering.


Look after yourself

From meditation to football, whatever keeps you sharp we’re up for nurturing with our improvement benefits.


Pay & benefits

We provide a range of benefits to support you to deliver your best.


Drive your career

Our career framework will help you direct your own career so you can capitalise on the many opportunities within the organisation.

Making your working life easier

We are proud to invest in our people as well as our partners and the communities we work in. Below are some of the supports that will be available to you, to make your day-to-day working life easier and help you be successful in your new role. 


You will be able to share and access company information and the latest news on our intranet, Insite


Yammer, our internal social network, will allow you to connect with others and keep on top of business and customer activities




Our award-winning training facility, Learningzone, is the source of all classroom and web-based training for all your learning needs



As part of your remuneration package, this retirement savings plan is designed to be flexible to suit your changing needs


This is a free, confidential 24/7 employee assistance service to support you and your family with any work or personal issue


 You can avail of hundreds of discounts and offers on a wide range of products and services through our discount offering

Come and bank with us

In addition, many of our colleagues in the Republic of Ireland and Northern Ireland enjoy the benefits of banking with us.  When you join, we encourage you to contact our Staff Direct banking team where you will be able to:

  • Choose from a range of products that offer competitive employee discounts e.g.

         - Current Account

         - Credit Card

         - Personal & Car Variable Rate Loans

         - Overdraft

         - Savings Account

         - Home and Car Insurance Policy

  • Access our free financial advisory service for assistance or guidance in managing your personal financial affairs

* Please note that employee offers and rates are subject to change and may be subject to BIK (benefit in kind) liability.

And there's more...

We invest time in a huge variety of activities, including personal wellbeing, volunteering and community-based events.

Click on the images below to read more about some of the initiatives that you will be able to get involved in and see the many ways in which teams and individuals make a difference for our customers, colleagues and communities. When you join, you too can make a difference.

Your career is important to us

At Bank of Ireland, continuous professional development is at the heart of what we do. More than 2,900 of our colleagues achieve professional qualifications each year, and enjoy the benefit of hundreds of training courses available through our award-winning training facility, Learningzone.

Before you join us, why not take the next step on the learning journey and see what interests you by logging into Grow my Career. Here you can access great articles, video tutorials and many more resources to get a head start on owning your career development with Bank of Ireland.

Things you can do to prepare for day one…

Tick.jpg Make sure you know when and where to go on your first day, and who to ask for on arrival

Tick.jpg Check the dress code for your team with your recruiter

Tick.jpg Think of questions you want answered when you meet your team - we find that new joiners benefit from having a person available to bounce questions off so we will assign a buddy when you arrive

Tick.jpg Familiarise yourself with Bank of Ireland in our company overview

Tick.jpg Ask your new manager if there is any pre-reading that you can do in advance of starting

Tick.jpg Check out our Social Media - follow us on Snapchat - BankofIreland, Twitter - @bankofireland @bankofirelandUK, Instagram - BankofIreland, and Facebook - BankofIreland.


We look forward to you joining our team