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General Graduate Scheme 2019

Scheme at Taylor Wimpey

General Graduate Scheme 2019

Scheme at Taylor Wimpey

  • LocationWarrington, UK
  • Position levelScheme
  • Job period iconFull-time employment
  • Application deadline iconApply by 28 Jun, 2019
  • Application deadline iconPosted on 07 Nov, 2018
  • Start date iconStart date:
  • Visa iconVisa Sponsor
  • CompetitiveCompetitive
Job description

Taylor Wimpey is now recruiting for our 2019 Graduate Programme beginning in September 2019. The scheme aims to provide a carefully selected group of graduates with a strong commercial grounding and an introduction to house building. You will have the opportunity to work across several different business functions and office locations across the UK to gain a full appreciation of the build life cycle, support functions and how Taylor Wimpey delivers one of the most successful business models in the industry.
The role:

  • Our programme is a two year rotational scheme, where you will spend time in all areas of the business including; production, commercial, technical, sales and marketing, customer service, land and finance.
  • Rotations will be a minimum of six months long and graduates will have the opportunity to spend time in a variety of our 24 regional offices located all across the UK.
  • If successful, you will be placed in a designated geographical division with a number of business units within each division. Three out of the four rotations will be within the geographical division and the second placement will be outside of your division.
  • Successful candidates will all attend a five day residential induction programme where you will be given the opportunity to learn about the business in more detail, find out more about the 2 year programme and what it will bring and also get the chance to meet other Graduates in your cohort.
  • At the end of each business rotation, you will be given a full review of your performance which will contribute to an overall portfolio of your development.
  • Senior leaders within the business will monitor your progress and you will be supported in achieving professional and/or other appropriate qualifications if required.
  • Successful graduates will attend a number of Taylor Wimpey ‘Skills Camps’ that provide ongoing development support over two years. They are designed to improve, amongst other things, your commercial awareness, management ability and personal skills
  • You will also work on different projects during the two years, alongside your fellow graduates. These will include a charity project and an internal business project.
  • At the end of the two year programme, all successful candidates will be offered a role within the organisation.

What we are looking for

  • Full driving license and access to a car
  • Willingness to travel around the UK and are happy to stay away from home for extended periods of time
  • The ability to find innovative and creative solutions to solve problems
  • The willingness to challenge the norm
  • The ability to focus on the customer at all times
  • In order to be successful in this role you must be able to prove eligibility to work in the UK.

Preferred

  • Commercial experience or placement within a bluechip organization

Qualifications

First or 2:1 degree

Accepted degree subjects

Any

How to apply

Closing date: 28/06/2019

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