Mansfield Building Society

We’re a UK building society, offering a clear and transparent range of mortgage solutions to help people fulfil their individual housing needs.

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Mansfield Building Society donated £1,250 to a local primary school to ensure disadvantaged pupils could have a happy Christmas. The money was used to provide 50 care packages for parents whose livelihoods have been affected by Covid-19, with boxes including all the ingredients for a Christmas dinner and a Christmas Eve bag for children.

The Nottinghamshire independent building society founded in 1870 remains true to its founding principles of looking after its members and supporting the local community through its charitable trust, community support scheme and work in the community programme. Last year it also donated £5,344 to Lincolnshire and Nottinghamshire Air Ambulance, more than half of which was raised by staff through fundraising activities during the pandemic.

As well as serving local savings and mortgage customers, The Mansfield also lends across England and Wales and provides savings for people throughout the UK. In spite of two world wars, global financial crises, and a pandemic, the modern mutual continues to thrive and evolve, recently introducing video consultations.

It's not just what you do but how you do it, that is important at Mansfield Building Society where the friendly, supportive culture is driven by its key values: People First, Integrity, Positive and Productive and Forward Thinking. Good communication, practical and emotional support, training and social events have kept staff engaged and motivated during the pandemic. The head office and branches closed for two extra days over the festive season in recognition of employees' hard work and dedication.

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Personal Growth

94% of staff agreed

I believe I can make a valuable contribution to the success of this organisation

The Society's performance development review programme includes an annual review and 11 one-to-one monthly meetings throughout the year. In addition to a virtual Learning at Work Week, The Mansfield has continued to deliver its internal training programme and offered employees the opportunity to learn new skills, including sign language.

My Team

81% of staff agreed

The experience I gain from this job is valuable for my future

Virtual games including bingo, Blankety Blank, Wheel of Fortune and weekly prize quizzes brought teams together virtually. The society also held two virtual parties in the Summer and at Christmas, which included its Lockdown Heroes and Excellence Awards with party boxes delivered to staff in advance of the events.

Wellbeing

90% of staff agreed

I feel a strong sense of family in my team

The Mansfield introduced a system of staff emailing/texting/messaging a coloured heart depending on how they are feeling so it can respond and support them. It also ran step challenges to encourage employees to get outside to take their daily activity and share how they are doing on chat groups.

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Women in Senior Management

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