Project Management Degree Apprenticeship - Guildford WSP UK LIMITED

What if you could imagine a better future for us all and a better future for you? With us you can. Our community of over 9,000 employees design and deliver projects such as skyscrapers, train stations, carbon emission reduction and highways that help shape the environment. It inspires us to stay curious, act locally and think internationally.

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Closing date: 26 Apr 2024

Apprenticeship summary

  • Annual wage

    Competitive

    This pay rate is above National Minimum Wage

  • Working week

    This would be a permanent position working Monday - Friday. Times to be confirmed.

    Total hours per week: 37.5

  • Expected duration

    54 Months

  • Possible start date

    02 Sep 2024

  • Date posted

    26 Feb 2024

  • Apprenticeship level

    Degree
    Level 6 (Degree with honours)

  • Reference number

    VAC1000233082

  • Positions

    1 available

What you will do in your working day

As a Project Management Apprentice in our Bridges team, based in Guildford, your role will include learning how to take responsibility for scheme delivery. The role supports effective decision-making whilst promoting a culture of partnership and collaboration. It’s a crucial function of the role to create and maintain good relationships with a wide variety of stakeholders to support the smooth delivery of each project.

The training you will be getting

You will attend University of Portsmouth to study a Project Management degree apprenticeship and gain a bachelors qualification, as well as completing your End Point Assessment. You will also be enrolled onto a bespoke internal development programme to help you to attain the knowledge, skills and behaviours to successfully achieve your apprenticeship, and support your career in Project Management.

What to expect at the end of your apprenticeship

This will become a permanent position, after gaining your degree, WSP will continue to be committed to your learning and development throughout your career with us. You will have the opportunity to work towards gaining chartered status with your chosen institution, as well as the opportunity to pursue your further study and training goals.


Requirements and prospects

Desired skills and personal qualities

Communication skills, IT skills, Attention to detail, Organisation skills, Problem solving skills, Number skills, Logical, Team working, Creative

Qualifications

GCSE or equivalent 5 GCSEs including English, Maths, Science (Grade Level 5 or above) Essential
A Level or equivalent 3 A Levels (Grade Grade BBC or above) Essential
BTEC or equivalent Level 3 (Grade Grade DDM or above) Essential

About the employer

As one of the world’s leading engineering consultancy firms, at WSP, we’re passionate about the big questions. And big answers, naturally. For us that’s all about reaching beyond the expected to do work that’ll make a profound impact felt long into the future. We engineer projects that will help societies grow for lifetimes to come. We’ve been involved in many high-profile projects like The Shard, Crossrail, M1 Smart Motorway and the London Olympic & Paralympic Route Network.

Employer

WSP UK LIMITED

Address

2 London Square

Cross Lanes

GU1 1UN

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Training

Training provider

UNIVERSITY OF PORTSMOUTH

Adjustments for experience

You could reduce your training time, or finish your apprenticeship faster, if you have relevant prior learning or experience. This could be relevant:

  • training
  • qualifications, like an NVQ in a relevant field
  • industry or sector experience

Apprenticeship standard

Project manager (integrated degree)

Level 6 (Degree with honours)

Demonstrating experience

If your application is successful, you will have a chance to discuss your relevant prior learning or experience with your training provider and employer. You will all need to agree any adjustments to your training plan.

You should be prepared to show your competence, and evidence of relevant qualifications


Employer's Application Instructions

We have a three-stage application process, first you will complete a structured application form that will be reviewed by our team. If you are successful at that stage, you will move on to complete a Behavioural Based Assessment. If you are successful at this stage, you will then move on to an interview or recruitment day with the team you would be working with.

This apprenticeship requires you to apply through the employer's website.

Apply now

Closing date: 26 Apr 2024