Early careers

Whether you've just left school, college or university or are embarking on a new career, CALA has many opportunities to kick-start your career. 

Placement opportunities

We offer short-term placements across our business in a variety of functions. If you are interested in applying for a placement, please email your CV to careers@cala.co.uk and tell us a bit more about what you are seeking and where in the UK you would be available to work.

Graduate development opportunities

At this time, we are not currently recruiting for our Graduate Programme. Our applications for our 2022 Graduate Programme will open this Autumn. Please visit our current vacancies and keep an eye on our website for more updates.


We currently employ a small number of apprentices. If there are vacancies available these will be promoted on our Current Vacancies page. We also work with our subcontractors to support apprenticeships more widely. If you are interested in a career as an apprentice, click the CITB link below.

Experienced professionals

Whether still in the early stages of your career and looking to develop, or a seasoned professional, CALA is keen to have the best talent on board.

Specialisms and business support

The areas of specialisms that we recruit in are:

Land & Planning
Commercial (Surveying/Buying)
Sales & Marketing
Technical (Engineering/Architecture)
Customer Service (including Maintenance)

We also have a wide range of roles throughout our support functions in departments like IT, HR and Health and Safety. For more information, please visit our current vacancies. 

CALA Construction Academy of Excellence

Our Construction Academy of Excellence is a bespoke, industry-recognised training programme which provides a structured career path for our site management workforce. 

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