WSP UK LIMITED

Project Management Degree Apprenticeship - Highways team, Liverpool

Employer:

WSP UK LIMITED

Training Provider:

LONDON METROPOLITAN COLLEGE LIMITED

Annual wage £19,000.00
37.5 hours per week This would be a permanent position, working Monday to Friday, 37.5 hours per week.
duration: 5 years
start: 1 September 2020
L2 2QP
Degree(level 6)
Project Manager (degree) Level 6 (Degree with honours) (apprenticeship standard)
29 May 2020 (application closing date)
There’s no such thing as a typical day at WSP. Your role will be varied and your learning will be fast paced. One day can be completely different to the next.  You may be involved with taking concepts, ideas and designs from an architect or engineer and creating drawings using software such as Autocad to match those given.

Responsibilities

What will the apprentice be doing?

As a Project Management Degree Apprentice in our Highways team, your role would see you taking responsibility for the identification and analysis of stakeholders and their impact on the project. You would be supported to manage an effective project communication plan across stakeholders with different barriers to communication, and to analyse information and communicate with stakeholders incorporating elements of feedback to understand and measure the effectiveness of the agreed plan. A key skill for this position is to effectively listen and influence others through negotiation and persuasion.

What training will the apprentice take and what qualification will the apprentice get at the end?

You will enrol with Projcon, a subsidiary of London Metropolitan College, to study a Project management degree apprenticeship. You will also be enrolled onto a bespoke internal development scheme to support you to attain the knowledge, skills and behaviour to achieve your apprenticeship.

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 Chartered status, as well as the chance to study towards a Masters.

Skills Required

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

Qualifications Required

GCSE or equivalent 5 GCSEs including English, Maths, Science (Grade Level 5 or above (6 in Maths)) Essential
A Level or equivalent 3 A Levels, to include either Maths or Physics (Grade BBC or above) Desired
BTEC or equivalent Ext L3 Civil Engineering including further maths (Grade DDM or above) Desired
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