Apprenticeship / Graduate Open Evenings to showcase opportunities within The McAvoy Group

To continue our growth we are currently looking for new Apprenticeships and Graduates to join The McAvoy Group. Come along to one of our Open Evenings to find out how you can join a pioneering company. Our Open Evenings will be a fantastic opportunity to find out more about the exciting opportunities for apprentices, higher level apprentices and […]

Apprentice success at McAvoy

SERC Skillbuild

Two apprentices from The McAvoy Group are celebrating success in the South Eastern Regional College’s (SERC) annual inter-campus Skillbuild competition. Twin brothers Ryan and Nathan Fitzsimmons, currently completing their joinery apprenticeship at McAvoy, achieved first and second place respectively in the carpentry category. Held at the SERC Lisburn campus, the event is designed to test and challenge […]

The McAvoy Group celebrates Investors in People accreditation

Investors in People The McAvoy Group

The McAvoy Group was among 69 organisations celebrating Investors in People (IIP) accreditation at a presentation ceremony held at Belfast Castle on 20 September. Pictured with Northern Ireland IIP Board Advisor Mark Huddleston, are Anne Watson, Human Resources Manager and Jonathan Norton, Managing QS from McAvoy. Mark Huddleston, said: “Organisations succeed by realising the potential […]

McAvoy Contracts Manager Wins Major Industry Award

Gerard Donnelly The McAvoy Group - Project Manager of the Year

Gerard Donnelly, Contracts Manager at The McAvoy Group, has been named Project Manager of the Year at the Offsite Construction Awards. The award is in recognition of the outstanding delivery of the £20m Lynch Hill Enterprise Academy project in Slough – one of the UK’s largest ever modular schools. The Offsite Awards recognise and celebrate […]

McAvoy achieves CORE Accreditation

NI Responsible Business Awards Gala Dinner

The McAvoy Group has received the CORE accreditation, the standard for responsible business from Business in the Community, at an Awards Gala Dinner on the 1st June at Belfast Waterfront Hall. CORE is Northern Ireland’s only corporate responsibility standard and is a framework for identifying and measuring corporate responsibility activity and performance across organisations. In […]

SERC Apprentices visit McAvoy’s Lisburn factory


On Monday 15th May, Apprentice Joiners from South Eastern Regional College (SERC) visited The McAvoy Group’s manufacturing facility in Lisburn. Students and staff members received a presentation on The McAvoy Group from Colin Walsh, Production Manager at McAvoy’s Lisburn facility, as well as outlining the apprenticeship opportunities available at the company. In February 2017, McAvoy […]

McAvoy attend Leadership Seminar by Jamil Qureshi

On Friday 24th February, McAvoy employees attended a Leadership Seminar by Jamil Qureshi, Performance Coach, Psychologist, Author and Keynote Speaker. Jamil has extensive experience in working with business leaders and companies, helping teams to fulfil their potential by orchestrating change and performance programmes. Jamil has previously worked with businesses such as Coca-Cola, Emirates and Marks […]

McAvoy to speak at BIM Show Live 2017

BIM Show Live

David Clark, Innovation Manager and Hadeel Saadoon, KTP Associate and BIM Development Coordinator at The McAvoy Group will be speaking at the BIM Show Live 2017. The event, now in its seventh year, will take place on 1st-2nd February 2017 in Newcastle upon Tyne. Speaking in the ‘Next Generation’ category, David & Hadeel will discuss […]

McAvoy win two awards at SERC Excellence Awards

The McAvoy Group are to be recognised for their commitment to training and enhancing students experience at the South Eastern Regional College Excellence Awards. Continuing McAvoy’s partnership with SERC in 2016, McAvoy employed 4 apprentices in April. The McAvoy Group has become a major employer for the SERC Carpentry & Joinery Department (Lisburn Campus), with […]