Amy’s work experience

Laura writes: We’re delighted to have Amy Duffy with us for the next couple of weeks on work experience. Amy has just finished year 11 at Cardinal Wiseman School in Greenford, and we offered her work experience so she could…

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Company update June 2015

Zena writes: At this month’s company meeting, Chairman Sean Fitzpatrick, Managing Director Laurence McKidd, Group Services Director Ciara Pryce and HR Manager Laura Perry updated everyone on the last six months. They discussed progress against our corporate objectives and mentioned…

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NVQ certificate for Andrii

John writes: This is a photo of Andrii Bilookyi (on the left) receiving his NVQ level 2 in steel fixing certificate from me. Andrii works with me on the Morgan Sindall job building the new substation for the National Grid…

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Be Safe by Choice leadership training

Matt writes: We’re running a Be Safe by Choice behaviour-based safety leadership course on 24 March. It’s a one-day course to reinforce our safety culture for managers and directors across VGC: we all want to prevent accidents as well as…

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Apprenticeships Ambassador Network event

Laurence writes: I was invited by Steve Fox, Chief Executive of Bam Nuttall, to the Apprenticeships Ambassador Network dinner last night. He knows that at VGC we believe that companies have a responsibility to invest in the development of the…

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My first shift at VGC

Alan writes: I feel my first shift went very well, I got a good report in my PTS [personal track safety] handbook and I feel I handled the nature of the work and the demands of the job itself. VGC…

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Safety award for our team in Kent

Jacques writes: I’m really pleased that the Atkins SAG (Safety Action Group) picked out Shane Jupp’s team for the January 2015 safety award for carrying out the works at Gillingham in  a safe and orderly manner. The photo shows (from…

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Our new business development director

Bob writes: I’ve just heard that Stephen Burns has been appointed business development director for VGC Group. Stephen (pictured on the left) has now been with VGC for five years and in this time VGC’s client base has more than…

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