WIC MEMBERSHIP

Partnering with Women into Construction provides you with:

  • First choice of our job ready, motivated and qualified women seeking employment to fill current and future skills gaps.
  • Better chances of winning public-sector contracts by proving how you comply with:
    – 2010 Equality Act
    – 2012 Social Value Act
    – Section 106 requirements
    – Considerate Contractors Scheme
    – Social Value/Employment
and skills requirements.
  • A way to demonstrate your commitment to an equal and diverse workforce – to current and potential employees, clients and shareholders.
  • The right to use our ‘Positive about Women in Construction’ logo in your company literature and tender documents.
  • Discounts on our tailor-made diversity training courses for your workforce.

Backed by the CITB, the Women into Construction team has over 150 years combined experience in the sector and over the past 10 years has successfully worked with more than 100 construction companies in the UK to support women into employment.

Our 2018 Social Return on Investment Report showed that WiC generates up to £6 of social value for every £1 invested.

How Does It Work?

By partnering with Women into Construction you get the following services:

  • Tailored support package – our team will work with you to tailor a range of activities to help you win tenders and deliver your contractual employment and skills requirements. This can include school engagement, work trials, apprenticeships, interview sessions and job entry support.
  • ‘Try before you buy’ – our flagship work placement programme helps companies trial the skills and attitudes of our women candidates in their business. We support women with travel and childcare costs to help them access these opportunities.
  • Vacancy and Recruitment support – we can provide you with a selection of suitable female candidates for identified vacancies – including provision of CSCS cards and additional construction related training and tools if required.
  • Into and in Work support – for companies and new recruits during the initial transition phase into the sector, ensuring all parties are happy and productive in their new roles.
  • Diversity and Inclusion Training – supporting your legal obligation, we offer bespoke training for hiring managers, supervisors and site workers to help you recruit and retain women in your business.

For 2019 we offer three levels of Membership which include access to all the services detailed above plus:

  • SILVER
  • Cost: £800 per annum per Company
  • Use of our ‘Positive about Women into Construction’ logo
  • Link on our website endorsing your support for WIC
    as a Silver Member
  • Invitation to Women into Construction events
  • 10% discount on our interactive diversity training,
    which can be tailored to your company
  • GOLD
  • Cost: £1,500 per annum per Company
  • Use of our ‘Positive about Women into Construction’ logo
  • Link on our website endorsing your support for WIC
    as a Gold Member
  • Invitation to Women into Construction events
  • 10% discount on our interactive diversity training,
    which can be tailored to your company
  • PLATINUM
  • Available as an addition to both
    Silver and Gold members
  • Cost: £3,500 per annum per Company
  • Retention and Progression Support – to support those women already in your business become more productive and progress in their careers.
    We offer in work training and mentoring for women and their supervisors as part of this programme
  • One free Diversity Training course per annum and a 15% discount on additional courses thereafter
  • Publicity and Case Studies – creation of two joint annual case studies for PR and publicity use in your business

Application

To join our Membership scheme contact us today at:
[email protected]
or call 07918 740 888

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