Level 2 Groundwork Apprentice - Taylor Woodrow - Enfield - Meridian Water TAYLOR WOODROW INFRASTRUCTURE LIMITED

An exciting opportunity to join the team based at Meridian Water Project in Enfield. Your role as a Groundworker apprentice will work closely with supervisors and engineers to prepare the site ready for the works to take place. If you prefer hands on work, outdoors and being part of a team, see below.

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

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Closing date: 24 Jul 2024

Apprenticeship summary

  • Annual wage


    Additional £2.15 per hour for London Living Allowance Wage. Holiday 26 days + 8 days bank holidays. 2 days paid volunteering. Training courses programme and Mentor Support. Benefits - Everyday discounts. Pension scheme with employer contribution.

  • Working week

    Monday - Friday, from 8.00am - 5.00pm.

    Total hours per week: 40.0

  • Expected duration

    18 Months

  • Possible start date

    01 Sep 2024

  • Date posted

    5 days ago

  • Apprenticeship level

    Level 2 (GCSE)

  • Reference number


  • Positions

    1 available

What you will do in your working day

  • Installing and testing site drainage and ducting.
  • Building access / working platforms.
  • Locate and excavate to expose underground utility services.
  • Install, maintain and remove temporary protection and safety arrangements on site.
  • Direct and guide the movement of vehicles, plant or machinery on site.
  • Move, handle and store materials complying with relevant legislation and policies.
  • Using and maintaining power tools and equipment.

The training you will be getting

  • Level 2 Groundworker Apprenticeship.
  • CSCS card.
  • Apprentices without Level 1 English and Maths will need to achieve this level during the apprenticeships and take the test for Level 2 English and Maths before end of apprenticeship.

What to expect at the end of your apprenticeship

  • Our Apprenticeship Scheme has been designed kick start your journey towards becoming an industry expert. You will get hands on experience and tailored training to support you every step of the way. 
  • Mentor Allocation and guidance.
  • Additional training be provided.
  • We are looking for a long-term relationship with our apprentices.

Requirements and prospects

Desired skills and personal qualities

Communication skills, Attention to detail, Organisation skills, Problem solving skills, Team working, Initiative


Other Maths and English Level 1 (Grade Pass) Desired

Things to consider

You will be based on a construction site and PPE use will be required for site visits.

About the employer

Whether we are delivering small scale improvements or a major project, Taylor Woodrow’s success is founded on the teams that we build, the relationships we develop and the engineering solutions that we provide. We have a strong regional presence across the UK, where local people bring local solutions across a range of infrastructure and civil engineering projects as part of long-term frameworks. This is complimented by our ability to deliver major infrastructure projects requiring complex engineering solutions. Our projects support the UK’s energy transition, deliver improvements to the highways network and enhance rail infrastructure. The strategic infrastructure that we construct are the building blocks for growth and this includes a role in delivering the UK’s low carbon transport future through High Speed 2. We operate across all stages of the project lifecycle, with our Engineering Services team supporting clients through the development and design phase of infrastructure projects to foster the right solutions. Sustainability is at the heart of our approach and we are committed to respecting and protecting the environment in everything that we do. Taking the time to understand and make a positive difference to each community that we work within is an integral part of our work to ensure that our projects leave a lasting legacy. Taylor Woodrow is committed to creating a working environment that is inclusive and diverse.




Harbet Rd,

Upper Edmonton,


N18 3QQ

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Training provider


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


Level 2 (GCSE)

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

Interview at the project If you need any adjustment for the interview, let us know.

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

Apply now

Closing date: 24 Jul 2024