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  • Since the beginning of 2017, we have recruited approximately 275 service leavers. Behind this is our established recruitment programme & close partnership with @DefenceHQ Careers Transition Partnership. We were also proud to be the 1500th company to sign the Armed Forces Covenant.

    Travis Perkins reaffirm their commitment to UK Armed Forces

    With Remembrance Day fast approaching Travis Perkins, the UK's largest supplier of building materials to the trade, construction and home improvement markets is taking time to reaffirm its commitment to the UK's Armed Forces. The company's commitment to supporting the UK's Armed Forces and service leavers was highlighted this year when the company became the 1,500th organisation in the UK to sign the Armed Forces Covenant.

  • Delighted to announce that we've won Macro Employer of the Year for the East Midlands in the National Apprenticeships Awards 🏆 We love our apprentices and we are working hard to change what a modern apprentice looks like in our business. Our CEO John Carter was an apprentice when he first joined us, so we know how important these future leaders are for driving Travis Perkins forward.. Interested in completing an award winning apprenticeship? Register your interest now for our January intake...


    LEAP - The Travis Perkins Group Learn and Earn Apprenticeship Programmes The Travis Perkins Group "Learn and Earn" Apprenticeship Programmes will challenge you to realise your full potential. This is

  • Some of our software engineers have popped into Northampton Academy last week to share their expertise with Year 10 students who have been learning all about the world of coding. The students used Python to solve complex math problems, harnessing the power of code. The team will be back in the school again today to deliver another lesson. Did you know we have one of the largest in-house IT functions in the UK? We're probably not the first company that springs to mind when searching for a career in tech but we have endless opportunities in IT, why not have a look:

    National Coding Week

    The 'family feel' of our business has created a strong inclusive culture over many years, and that's something we strive to maintain. We're as proud of our workforce as they are of working for such a successful business.

  • Did you know? Apprenticeships aren’t just for entry level roles or for trade based careers. From next year we’ll be rolling out apprenticeships for our senior leadership roles to the equivalent of a Bachelor's degree. Here, Early Careers Manager, Verity Williams is showcasing the latest developments with our apprenticeship offering and how the apprenticeship levy has helped us develop a much better understanding of the impact and benefits apprenticeships can have. Last month saw us kick off our well established national Management Apprentice scheme offering a nationally recognised diploma in Management. Check out more about our apprenticeships here: #tploveapprentices

  • The first ever T20 Pro:Am is coming to Northampton. We'll be there cheering on our very own team the #TPTrailblazers. Featuring our 'wildcard' player, local rugby hero Paul Grayson and coached by cricketing legend Darren Gough... are you ready to #bepartofit?

  • Showcasing our commitment to delivering a better experience for both customers and colleagues.

    Travis Perkins CDO: 'My job will be done when digital is integrated into every role'

    How would you describe what you do? The role is about using digital tools to create new ways of working, engage with customers, and develop new products.

  • Today we showcased our 'Safe Urban Driving' course which aims to give drivers a different perspective of the road. The course includes a practical training element which sees them cycle on public highways! Read more here:

    Travis Perkins showcases the Safe Urban Driving course to raise awareness of road safety on streets of London

    Travis Perkins showcases the Safe Urban Driving course to raise awareness of road safety on streets of London London, 30 March 2017: Travis Perkins, the UK's largest supplier of building materials to the construction and home improvement markets, has showcased the Safe Urban Driving training course, jointly created by TfL and Travis Perkins, at an event in East London in a bid to raise awareness of road safety in the capital.

  • The Computing Awards 2017 recognised our IT colleagues for being the very best in their area of expertise! Read more here:

  • We've demonstrated our commitment to the UK’s military by signing up to the Armed Forces Covenant. We're now the 1,500th organisation to sign the Covenant:

  • For the eighth year running we've been certified as a UK Top Employer! To join one of the best employers in the UK take a look at our current vacancies at: or register your interest in future vacancies:

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