All Padua Financial Group’s team are members of Padua Academy. You will join a team of highly talented Commerce, Finance, IT and Computer Science undergraduate students from Wollongong and Sydney Universities.

The Academy provides on the job training as well as support to those working to gain a Diploma of Financial Planning and/or Advanced Diploma of Financial Planning accreditation.

Located in Kiama, Padua supports the local community by providing vital education, training, experience and most importantly career development to a significant number of undergraduate students living in the Illawarra area.


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University of Wollongong Industry Partner

Padua has built a strong relationship with the University of Wollongong (UOW), partnering with the Faculty of Business and Careers Central team to provide internships and career paths to UOW's top performing Commerce and Finance students.

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Monarch Institute Education Partner
We work with Monarch to secure accreditation for our staff in the Diploma of Financial Planning and Advanced Diploma of Financial Planning and provide access to Xplan Software training provided by Monarch.

"Padua offers a friendly and culturally diverse workplace that provides me with training, mentoring and support.They are like family to me - that guides me in the right direction and has helped me become a more confident person both professionally and personally"

- Thao Le, Paraplanner

We are hiring!

Looking to make a career in the Financial Advice world? Come join us in beautiful Kiama! We have a fast growing team and are always on the look out for great new talent who can help deliver great paraplanning and transition management services to our clients.

If you are a student, new graduate or young professional looking to take the next step in your career - send us your resume, with a short covering letter on why you think you and Padua would make a perfect fit. Email us at