About the VGC Academy

We established the VGC Academy in 2019 to bring all our learning and development activities under one umbrella.

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National Apprenticeship Week

Workforce development manager Martyn Price MBE writes about National Apprenticeship Week and the opportunities to grow people's careers.

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M4 work experience confirms Valentina’s career choice

Valentina's work experience placement helped her to see what the industry is like, before committing to a new construction career.

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Richard Palin moves to new delivery director role

Richard Palin is now delivery director of power and process, focusing on process engineering and power plant projects and planned outages.

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Recruitment webinars

Our recruitment webinars share future opportunities at VGC. As construction works ramp up across the UK, we are keen to grow our team.

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Zena adds to her marketing qualifications

Zena Wigram has gained her second post-graduate marketing diploma: the IDM postgraduate diploma in data-driven marketing with B2B.

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Chris O’Sullivan promoted to head of delivery

Chris O’Sullivan has been promoted to head of delivery for civils and HS2 south. He joined VGC in 2008 as a crane controller.

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VGC Academy – personal development plan training

Ciara writes about PDP training, which prepares managers to deliver personal development plans in line with the VGC competency framework.

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Staying well in the new year

Wellbeing champion Fiona Dowling offers some practical steps to improving physical and mental wellbeing as we start the new year.

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How to apply for the EU settlement

How to apply to the EU settlement scheme: if you are from the European Union and want to keep working the UK, you must apply by 30 June 2021.

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We’re restructuring VGC for long-term growth

VGC is making changes to our leadership and organisation from January. The new structure will help VGC to grow, and position us for success.

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Happy Christmas from VGC Group

We wish you and your families a very happy Christmas and New Year. VGC's offices will close on 23 Dec and reopen at 08:30 on 4 Jan 2021.

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