We’ve won two Inspire awards

In the Inspire Awards ceremony (online) on 8 July, VGC was awarded 'Most Inspiring Employer' and 'Most Inspiring Employment Initiative'....

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NPORS success to help women into the construction industry

Valentina, Jennifer and Dana have passed their NPORS plant and vehicle marshal training and are set for a great career in construction.

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Empowering people, behaviours and decisions

At VGC we empower our people to develop behaviours and make decisions that align with our competency framework and support our values.

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2020 staff survey results

Thank you everyone who filled in our staff survey to help us improve. Lots of people said VGC looks after people, pays them on time, and communicates well.

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International Women’s Day 2021

For International Women's Day, we celebrated some of the excellent women who work for VGC as technical, engineering, office and site staff.

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Students vote virtual work experience week a success

The 40 students who took part in our virtual work experience week during February half-term described it as 'really inspiring'.

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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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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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Construction News award for Diversity & Inclusion Excellence

VGC won the Construction News Diversity and Inclusion Excellence award for Go Beyond the Gates, which supports ex-offenders into employment.

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Highly commended in CN Specialists awards

VGC was highly commended in the Community Engagement category of the 2020 CN Specialists Awards for our 'Go beyond the gates' programme.

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Is the industry ready for change?

James asks if the industry is ready to change: can construction achieve a more diverse and inclusive workforce by following normal practices?

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Proud to support the People Matter charter

On 21 January 2020, VGC took part in the launch of the Supply Chain Sustainability School's People Matter charter in Birmingham

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