Learning & Development
At Catalent, we are committed to the growth, development and engagement of our people. Our employees are dedicated to making a difference by helping millions of patients around the world. We are constantly focused on the growth of our people in order to develop, manufacture and supply products to patients. We offer specialized training, skills development, and other programs to provide our employees with the knowledge and expertise required to help people live better, healthier lives while achieving their personal development goals.
By developing our people from within, we are able to fill open positions internally with talent who are ready for the next step in their career. We have tools and resources available on our Leadership & Development portal to support our employees growth and development with opportunities to move up within an area of expertise, or across to broaden their scope of expertise.
We follow the 70/20/10 approach for career development that enables individuals to meet their unique development needs by taking a blended approach to learning and development:
- Experience (70%) – Employees are encouraged to participate on project teams, take on more responsibilities, and look for special, short-term assignments to broaden their expertise.
- Exposure (20%) – Establish a mentoring relationship; shadow someone in a job that interests you
- Education (10%) – Attend training and workshops to further develop your current skills or conduct research in an area of interest
Additionally, Catalent practices the following:
- Annual goal-setting - Clear goals set for employees to ensure alignment with our business objectives, using SMART goals (Specific, Measureable, Actionable, Realistic & Time bound)
- Feedback & coaching - Biannual performance review process and continuous feedback for all employees
- Personal development and career planning - Employees are encouraged to have development discussions periodically throughout the year and set a plan with their manager for a path to success
- Talent review - Global talent reviews that identify and develop the next generation of Catalent leaders