EY Reconnect

We have launched the fourth phase in three years of EY Reconnect. With even more opportunities across our business, in various locations including Birmingham, Bristol, Edinburgh, Glasgow, London, Manchester, Newcastle and Reading.

What is EY Reconnect?

A 12-week programme of support to get you back into the workplace after an extended break. Find out more about the programme and what opportunities are available for career returners.
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Frequently asked questions

Answers to some of the most common queries we receive about the programme.
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Where will I fit?

Depending on your experience and role you have applied for, you will work on client projects in one of our business areas across various UK locations.


Join a network of 40,000 EY Advisory professionals around the world. You'll find new ways of solving complex problems by asking better questions, helping clients improve performance and manage risk, and inspiring them with insightful business ideas.


Provide accounting solutions that help some of the world's biggest organisations understand their business and increase stakeholder confidence. You'll broaden your experience and enhance your reputation, while managing audit teams using the latest tools and methodologies.

People Services

We combine human capital, people and organisational change capabilities into an integrated business offering. It's an exciting proposition which meets the scale and complexity of how our clients work, globally.


With ever-changing regulatory and legislative regimes around the world, your role as trusted advisor is ever-more important. You'll be managing tax teams across multiple industries, and be connected to a global network of EY Tax professionals.


Specialising in corporate finance and valuation and business modelling. You'll advise some the world's largest organisations, fastest growing companies and private equity firms on some of the biggest and most complex cross-border engagements in the global market, helping them to make better and more informed decisions.

Will it be right for me?

Hear from some of our former participants and current EY people, on their experiences with EY Reconnect and how it's helped them reconnect with their professional life.

Sara, 2017 participant, now Senior Manager in Advisory

"Three months on a supported programme like EY Reconnect is a good way to find out whether returning will work on a practical level for you."

Kemi, 2016 participant, now Manager in Transactions

"EY Reconnect gave me exposure to interesting client work within a programme that was aware of the challenges of coming back to work."
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Minaxi, 2016 participant, now Manager in People Services

"I picked up right where I left off with EY Reconnect - learning new things, delivering client projects, and winning new business."

Ann, 2017 participant, now Manager in Advisory

"After the programme, I was encouraged to move to a four day week to meet my flexible working needs - the Reconnect team have been so supportive of this."

Read this next

If you've decided the time is right to reconnect with your career, here are some further insight and practical tips from EY people who have been where you are, to guide you along the application process.

CV and social media after a career break

Top tips from Joanna Clarke, Senior Recruitment Manager and one of our EY Reconnect programme leads.

Insights from our past career returner programme

Gail Bishop, another one of our EY Reconnect programme leads, brings together various perspectives and learnings.
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Find out what makes us one of the Sunday Times' top 10 Best Big Companies to Work For.
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