Safe working during coronavirus – overview

Safe working information for all VGC staff working during coronavirus - to keep yourself, your colleagues and your family safe.

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December payroll

VGC’s offices will close from Thursday 23 Dec 2021 to Tuesday 4 Jan 2021. Here are the payroll arrangements for wages over the holidays.

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VGC Academy is highly commended in REC awards

VGC was Highly Commended for VGC Academy in the Recruitment & Employment Confederation (REC) People Development Business of the Year awards

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Award-winning year for VGC

2021 has been a highly successful year to date, and we’ve continued to win key industry awards for our work and initiatives.

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Promotions in our VGC Personnel team

The VGC Personnel team has good reason to celebrate, with the recent promotions of Matt Teasdale, Anthony Fender and Daniel Templeton.

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Costain Blue for HS2 teams

Our west and central teams working on HS2 for client SCS have achieved Costain Defining Blue status for excellence in the first half of 2021

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Recertified to Ethical Labour Sourcing Standard

We have been recertified to the Ethical Labour Sourcing Standard (ELS) which verifies our systems in relation to the Modern Slavery Act....

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Highly commended for CN Specialists Training Excellence award

We're delighted that VGC Academy has been Highly Commended in the CN Specialists Training Excellence awards 2021....

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Shortlisted for Better Society awards

We've been shortlisted for two Better Society awards - National Commitment to Skills and Training, and National Commitment to the Community

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Highly commended for BCIA award for Go Beyond The Gates

We're shortlisted for the British Construction Industry award (BCIA) for Community Engagement Initiative of the Year for Go Beyond The Gates

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Our 2021 staff survey results

We had even more responses to our staff survey than last year, and our total net promoter score came out as an impressive 63.5 ....

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Align JV induction

Labour manager Conor McKeon writes about the impressive project induction process for Align JV at the HS2 south portal at Maple Cross....

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