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Rising up the ranks with an Advanced Level Apprenticeship
Rising up the ranks with an Advanced Level Apprenticeship
When you think ‘apprentice’, your mind naturally wanders towards either Alan Sugar’s annual televised sacka...
From telephone sales to operations director: Steve Bareham tells us how he did it
From telephone sales to operations director: Steve Bareham tells us how he did it
Steve Bareham is one of Travis Perkins’ great success stories, joining the company in 1994 and enjoying 24 happy years ...
How important is work-life balance in the modern world?
How important is work-life balance in the modern world?
Work is an inescapable fact of life for most of us - which makes it important to ensure your days in the workplace are bene...
How to make the most of your job search in the modern age
How to make the most of your job search in the modern age
The way that we hunt for jobs has changed massively in the past ten years. Whereas before we’d be trawling local newspa...
Matthew, Management Apprentice
Matthew, Management Apprentice
My name is Matthew Whiteside i am 31 years old, i have played rugby for the past 18 years at different levels. Also i have be...
Chantel, Apprentice Mentor
Chantel, Apprentice Mentor
Chantel joined Travis Perkins in 2015 as a Management Apprentice, having graduated from her Programme she has now progressed ...
Alan, Tool Hire Manager (Level 3 Apprentice)
Alan, Tool Hire Manager (Level 3 Apprentice)
I joined the Level 3 Managing a Team Apprenticeship program in October 2017 and have worked at TP for 2 years. I moved to TP ...
Shaun, Sales Assistant (Management Apprentice)
Shaun, Sales Assistant (Management Apprentice)
I started early in my career as a shipwright, and I then moved into groundwork. I later found myself in tool hire at a small ...
Ashleigh, Sales Assistant (Management Apprentice)
Ashleigh, Sales Assistant (Management Apprentice)
I started off my career in B&Q Derby for four years,i decided i needed a change and moved over to Travis Perkins in Ilkes...
Lauren, Apprenticeship Mentor
Lauren, Apprenticeship Mentor
I have been with the Travis Perkins Group since September 2014, when I began my Level 3 Management Apprenticeship at BSS Read...
Why should you do an apprenticeship?
Why should you do an apprenticeship?
Apprenticeships have long been regarded as one of the best ways to enter an industry. With record numbers of young people s...
A 30-year journey with BSS: Julie Wright’s story
A 30-year journey with BSS: Julie Wright’s story
When Julie Wright left school and joined BSS as a YTS Administration Clerk, she had no idea she’d one day become Region...

Latest jobs across our group

HGV Driver Class 2
  • Job type: Full Time
  • Sector: Driver
  • Location: Windlesham, Surrey
  • Drive your career forward by getting behind the wheel of one of the UK’s largest fleets and join us on our journey to continue building Britain...What’s in it for me?Full time,
Yard Sales Assistant
  • Job type: Full Time
  • Sector: Branch, Store & Showroom
  • Location: Tunbridge Wells, Kent
  • Joining our friendly and hard working family as an Yard Sales Assistant, you'll be on the front line dealing with our customers that come into our yard.  As part of the branch
Tool Hire Manager
  • Job type: Full Time
  • Sector: Branch Management & Supervisory
  • Location: Glasgow, City of Glasgow
  • Tool Hire Manager - BSSLocation: Glasgow£Competitive + Benefits (which includes an achievable and market leading annual bonus, contributory pension, life assurance, sharesave
Yard Sales Assistant
  • Job type: Full Time
  • Sector: Branch, Store & Showroom
  • Location: Hinckley, Leicestershire
  • Joining our friendly and hard working family as an Yard Sales Assistant, you'll be on the front line dealing with our customers that come into our yard.  As part of the branch