Women in Trades – Derby, Edinburgh, Huntingdon, Leeds, Milton Keynes and Preston

Women into Construction are working with Ixion and Places for People to offer a 7-week “Women in Trades” programme.

This programme includes; 

– Remote/online initial training
– Work experience placement of 70 hours with Places for People maintenance and repair team
– Qualifications in construction and, if required, English and maths
– Opportunity to progress into an Apprenticeship

PLUS!

– Q&A sessions with Women Industry Speakers
– Graduation Ceremony
– FREE Toolkit on completion

This programme is for women aged 18+ living in Derby, Edinburgh, Huntingdon, Leeds, Milton Keynes and Preston.

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For more details and information, click here.

HS2 – West Midlands

Women into Construction are partnering with HS2 Ltd to provide an exciting opportunity to explore the diverse careers available within HS2 and related construction and engineering and sectors. This programme is particularly targeted at under-represented talent including young female care leavers.

We will be offering;

  • CSCS training
  • Virtual work placements 

Please email [email protected] to register.

Date & Time
9th September – Awareness Event
27th September – 22nd October – Virtual work placements

Location
MS Teams

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Register by contacting [email protected]

WiC Employment Programme – London

Women into Construction are delighted to offer our latest employment programmes to support women living within London, who are currently unemployed and are looking to explore the construction industry as a future career option.

We will be offering;

  • CSCS Training
  • Employability Training
  • Mentoring support or Work Experience placements with participating employers
  • Employment Brokerage

Eligibility Criteria:

  • Living in London
  • Not in training or education (Excl. ESOL, Basic Skills and Function Skills Training)
  • The right to work within the UK
  • Over 16 years
  • Unemployed and not in paid work
  • Photo ID
  • Not participating/participated on any other programmes

Date & Time
November dates coming soon.

Location
London

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Details coming soon.

WiC Employment Programme – Cambridgeshire

Women into Construction is working in Cambridgeshire, in partnership with Hill Group UK, to offer women looking for a role in construction the following support;

  • 1-2-1 advice and guidance
  • CSCS training
  • Virtual and in-person work placements 
  • Remote mentoring 
  • CV, application and interview advice 
  • Employment brokerage 

Date & Time
Ongoing

Location
Cambridgeshire

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Please email [email protected] to register.

Four women workers on construction site

WiC Employment Programme – West Midlands

Women into Construction is delighted to offer our employment programme to support women who are looking to explore the construction industry.

We will be offering;

  • CSCS training
  • Mentoring support with participating employers
  • Virtual work placements
  • Employment brokerage

Please email [email protected] to register.

Date & Time
Ongoing

Location
Online

Sign up
Register by contacting [email protected]