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Meet Ray,
Group Chief Diversity Officer

"What I see at Barclays is a commitment from leadership at the very top. My conversations with leaders from all around the business have made it very clear that there’s a genuine appetite to do more and to really drive for progress in a way that builds on a terrific foundation."

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We’re committed to ensuring that if you have a disability, mental health or neurodiverse condition you can achieve your full potential here, by providing the equipment and adjustments that will enable you to thrive.

“To me, disability is not in our body, but in our minds. With enough courage and support, we can turn our challenges into opportunities. Know that you are not alone.”

Malathi Raja, Chennai

Find out about our employee resource group Reach


Our mission is to accelerate gender equality and advancement through initiatives, programmes and campaigns to help address the gender balance and take practical steps towards gender equality.

"I feel incredibly supported as a woman, just knowing that I have both the WIN network but also a community of women at Barclays that are here to support my growth.”

Rebekah Madigan, New York

Find out about our employee resource group WIN


We’re committed to championing equality, understanding, respect and inclusivity for customers, clients and colleagues across the broad spectrum of diversity, including sexuality and gender identity.

“I’m a transgender woman and in previous organisations, I faced hurtful words and people who saw me as if I wasn’t human. Barclays is different. They gave me leave to go through my surgery, sorted out the insurance, and have always been there to help me.”

Jayanthi Thakur, Chennai

Find out about our employee resource group Spectrum


We’re committed to being a trusted ally in the pursuit of racial justice, and to help overcome inequity across the communities in which we live and work.

“My relationship with my Hindu faith and culture helped me throughout my career. And I really believe that the more we talk about different cultures and backgrounds, the more inclusive we can be.”

Jaimal Patel, Leicester

Find out more about our multicultural employee resource groups


We recognise your different generations and life stages and offer support to retain and develop a multigenerational workforce, tailoring our approach to match your needs.

“There are so many opportunities at Barclays when you’re at the beginning of your career. I’m on the graduate programme and it’s been really helpful to have a mentor.”

Oluwatosin Awe, Manchester (Knutsford)

Find out more about our emerging talent employee resource group Emerge

Find out more about our multigenerational employee resource groups


We’re committed to pioneering the development and progression of lower socio-economic diversity in the workplace.

“I entered into my career with a severe degree of imposter syndrome, probably derived from the face that I hadn’t graduated from a quote “target school” But after a few weeks, that anxiety quickly evaporated.”

Nina Magnotta, New York

Find out more about our employee resource group Inspire

This is me

Find inspiration in the real-life stories of our colleagues who don’t just fit in at Barclays, they belong. By sharing who they are, they are transforming who we will become – every day. Follow their personal stories beyond their life at Barclays, from Eddie’s life in Japan to Gwendolyn in Harlem, this is about life’s real moments that make up a powerful network of individuals here.

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Our awards and memberships

Best place to work
Stonewall top 100 employer
Business disability forum
The Prince's responsible business network
We scored 100 on the 2022 Disability Equality Index
disability confident leader
Top companies UK by Linkedin
Top 50 employers for women 2020 - the times

Citizenship and Diversity
Awards 2023

Each year, we hold an award ceremony to celebrate and recognise colleagues around the world who are making a positive impact in communities or helping to strengthen Barclays’ diverse, equitable and inclusive culture.

Meet our winners and hear about their incredible stories:

Nana Agyemang

Inspire UK

Tim Niehaus

Michelle Goodwin

Andre Renaudo

Armando and Kristen

Gail Monxhwedey

Global Market Operations COOP Team

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About us

Join Barclays and you’ll step into a world with so much to offer. A career with us gives you the chance to learn from some of the best minds in technology and finance.

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Our benefits

We are committed to making Barclays a great place to work: a place where everyone feels supported, included and recognised.

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This is me

Find inspiration in the real-life stories of our colleagues who don't just fit in at Barclays, they belong. By sharing who they are, they are transforming who we will become - every day.

Find out more about This is me