Our projects range from small schemes to some of the UK’s most high profile schemes such as civils works at Olympic Park, the retractable roof at Wimbledon’s Centre Court and Graylingwell Park, the UK’s first major carbon neutral development.

Our offering is defined by our people, so if you’re a team player, committed, talented and enthusiastic, you’re the kind of person we’re seeking.

Career Development

We recognise that people are our competitive advantage and understand the value of a motivated workforce in the achievement of our organisational goals. We therefore foster talent, supporting people at every stage of their careers.

We enable employees to have a direct involvement in shaping their career, providing a broad range of learning opportunities designed not only to improve technical skills but also interpersonal, problem-solving and decision-making skills. Accomplishing this means we can boast some of the best talent in the industry.

The Galliford Try Academy is the Group’s dedicated vehicle for the structured delivery and managed approach to career development. The Academy provides support in a number of ways depending on an employee’s role:

  • Trainees - structured programmes to ensure an in-depth understanding of the chosen subject matter together with a broad knowledge of their Business Unit.
  • Graduates - development programmes approved by professional institutions are available to graduates providing experiential knowledge and understanding, leading to membership of these institutions.
  • Employees Group-wide – a number of e-learning courses to support employees in the fields of personal skills and development, people management and service and project operations.
  • Managers/leaders – individually tailored leadership programmes, using a combination of courses and modules to enhance leadership capability.