What will the apprentice be doing?
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.
What training will the apprentice take and what qualification will the apprentice get at the end?
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 is the expected career progression after this apprenticeship?
As this is 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
GCSE or equivalent 5 GCSEs including English, Maths, Science (Grade 5 or above (6 Maths)) Essential
A Level or equivalent 3 A Levels (Grade Grade BBC or above) Desired
BTEC or equivalent Level 3 (Grade Grade DDM or above) Desired