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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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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December payroll

VGC’s offices will close from Wednesday 23 Dec 2020 to Monday 4 Jan 2020. Here are the payroll arrangements for wages over the holidays.

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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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We’ve won a social value award from Balfour Beatty

VGC received a social value award at the Balfour Beatty Highways conference, presented by Geri Smith, head of sustainability and environment

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The changing landscape of recruitment

Matt writes about the dramatic changes in the process associated with recruiting and mobilising a workforce.

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Virtual work experience during COVID lockdown

With some flexibility and a lot of forward planning, we have been able to offer online work experience to a number of students.

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Our communications during the coronavirus outbreak

During the coronavirus outbreak, we're sending regular communications to all staff, as well as using our website and social media to keep everyone informed.

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CITB funding for VGC Academy leadership and management training

A grant from the CITB will develop VGC Academy’s management training programme. Since we launched the VGC Academy in 2019, most of VGC’s office staff have benefited from the foundation modules of the programme. These helped people to develop skills…

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