News Archive

2016

December
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Redrow highly commended at inaugural awards

12th December, 2016

On Thursday 8 December, almost 400 people from construction’s HR, recruitment, talent, and learning and development teams came together for the inaugural Construction Investing in Talent Awards, held at the Grosvenor House Hotel in Central London, to acknowledge and celebrate the companies within the sector who attract, train and retain the best talent. Redrow’s commitment […]

November
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Redrow recognised for commitment to Learning and Development

24th November, 2016

FTSE 250 and top 5 UK housebuilder Redrow has had its approach to employee training recognised with the award of one of the UK’s most highly recognised and prestigious learning and development industry accolades. The British Institute for Learning and Development (BiLD), an organisation set up to professionalise Learning and Development, has granted Redrow its […]

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Redrow starts recruitment process for their highly regarded 2017 Undergraduate and Graduate Programmes

9th November, 2016

Places available on the Construction Management Programme, Rotational Graduate Scheme and Undergraduate Programme Redrow, the FTSE 250 and Top 10 UK housebuilder, has announced the opening of their 2017 Undergraduate and Graduate Programmes with placements now available across England and Wales for aspiring future construction industry leaders. The programmes are highly regarded within the industry, […]

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Redrow’s Ben is building on success

1st November, 2016

PLUMBING apprentice Ben Finch is feeling flushed with success after being voted Property Apprentice of the Year. The Wigan teenager was given the prestigious title at the North West Property Awards held in Liverpool. Ben, 18, who has just started the third year of a plumbing apprenticeship with Redrow Homes (Lancashire), says: “I don’t really […]

October
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Redrow ‘Highly Commended’ for apprenticeship commitment

6th October, 2016

LEADING housebuilder Redrow has been highly commended at the West Midlands Apprenticeship Awards. Redrow – which operates across England and Wales but has its Learning and Development headquarters in Tamworth – was highly commended in the Apprentice Employer of the Year (large employer) category of the regional awards, which are a precursor to the annual […]

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Double nomination for Redrow in Construction Talent Awards

6th October, 2016

REDROW has been shortlisted at the inaugural Construction Investing in Talent Awards 2016, for outstanding commitment to apprenticeships and innovation in recruitment. The FTSE 250 house builder has been selected as a finalist in two categories – Best Apprenticeship Scheme and Best Use of Technology – making the first ever shortlists in the new national award […]

September
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Redrow shortlisted for apprenticeship award

27th September, 2016

LEADING housebuilder Redrow has been shortlisted for a regional award for its commitment to nurturing talent through apprenticeships. Redrow – which has its Learning and Development headquarters in Tamworth – has been named as a West Midlands finalist in the Apprentice Employer of the Year category, as part of the annual National Apprenticeship Awards 2016. […]

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Graduates on fast track to careers in construction management

9th September, 2016

TWENTY talented graduates have begun a brand new programme in construction management with national FTSE 250 housebuilder Redrow Homes. The intensive two-year introduction to Redrow’s building process on this site-based scheme will hopefully prove to be a fast track into management for the new recruits. The course is designed to give university graduates with a […]

August
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A third of Redrow’s promotions are trainees rising through the ranks

25th August, 2016

ONE in three Redrow employees promoted at the start of the company’s new financial year were elevated from trainee positions. The award-winning housebuilder offers an extensive array of training schemes right across the business, that act as a spring board for a successful career in the fast-paced and dynamic house building and construction sector. The […]

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Undergraduate placements key to securing future talent

23rd August, 2016

FTSE 250 housebuilder Redrow has invested further in a scheme to offer 12-month paid work placements to university students seeking a ‘foot in the door’ to the industry. Not only does the scheme offer undergraduates the chance to gain vital work experience and build essential knowledge and skills, while earning a salary, it also benefits […]

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Redrow graduates add magic touches to Hope House fairy garden

5th August, 2016

A NEW fairy garden has been unveiled at Hope House children’s hospice in Oswestry following an ambitious makeover project. The garden, which offers a quiet and peaceful area for families at the hospice to relax in, was given a magical transformation in just four days by a team of graduates from house builder Redrow. The […]

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Redrow shines spotlight on apprentices

3rd August, 2016

HOUSE builder Redrow Homes is recognising the vital contribution that apprentices make to the business by awarding its most talented trainees an ‘Apprentice of the Year’ accolade. The developer has awarded the title of ‘Apprentice of the Year’ to 12 talented individuals who impressed judges with their performance in the last year. A further nine […]

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Plans for new construction school come to life

1st August, 2016

EMPLOYERS working with the West Midlands Construction University Technical College (UTC) were delighted to see plans coming to life last week, when they visited the school’s new £10m building at the former Springfield Brewery site in Wolverhampton. The University of Wolverhampton, a key sponsor of the UTC, acquired the 12 acre former brewery land in […]

July
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Record Awards Haul for Redrow Site Managers

13th July, 2016

A RECORD number of Redrow site managers have won prestigious industry awards for quality. The FTSE 250 housebuilder’s 24 winners are part of an elite group of just 430 site managers to receive Pride in the Job ‘Quality’ Awards from the NHBC (National House Building Council) this year. Highlighting excellence in the field for 35 […]

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Redrow’s Professional Apprenticeships Provide a Springboard for Success

13th July, 2016

AFTER two specialist pilot training schemes proved to be a huge success, Redrow Homes is now recruiting more would be designers and surveyors to embark on apprenticeships. The housebuilder launched two-year technical and commercial apprenticeship schemes in 2014 to develop home-grown talent and fill key skills gaps for the rapidly growing company. A dozen trainees, […]