School and employer engagement to improve the appeal of working in construction


Learning resources, Sectors and roles, Careers and recruitment

Kier Construction Ltd

Bouygues UK, CWIC, Careers Wales, CIOB, CITB Training Groups




Infrastructure, Housing, Commercial, Specialist

To improve the links between schools and industry – to build and maintain relationships between schools and the construction industry, as opposed to the ad-hoc interactions that often take place.

• Develop challenge resourc• Engage 100 individuals from 40 employers

• Deliver programme in 28 schools (22 secondary, 6 primary)

01 Nov 2017

30 Nov 2020

End of project summary

The project had funding withdrawn in May 2020 as a result of the strategic changes from CITB's response to the COVID-19 pandemic, materials attached reflect this.