K10 Apprentices share their experiences.

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In London, more than 100,000 16-24 year olds are currently unemployed. Yet over the past 20 years the number of construction apprentices has declined, making it more difficult for young people to develop the skills needed for a career in the industry. K10 identifies and places young people in apprenticeships across London in the construction industry. With the skills and qualifications that come with an apprenticeship, the young people are building a solid foundation for a rewarding career in construction.

Here some of the K10 apprentices share their experiences and insights.

A huge thanks to David Dinnage of The Big Society Capital for putting this film together and indeed for helping us spread the word on the good work we are doing when it comes to converting potential and positively impacting communities across London.

If you’re interested in hearing more, please contact Tom Storey on 0203 696 2660 or tomstorey@k-10.co.uk

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Photo credit, from left to right: Anthony Davies (Senior Site Manager), Jason Hadad, Michael Boyle (Site Managers)

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Borough: Camden Trade: Plumber Qualification: Level 2 Plumbing Main Contractor: United Living Sub-Contractor: Gloster MEP Project: Camley Street Working for Gloster MEP on United Livings Camley Street project in Camden. Jason has progressed very well and is now viewed by the site team as a qualified Plumber. Jason has now handed in all of his work and is just waiting for […]

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Stuart Hollands – Emico – Best Site Performer

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Ivan Makes A Flying Start – Ivan Ivanovich becomes K10’s First Shared Apprentice

Age: 20 Trade: Assistant Site Manager Apprenticeship: Level 4 Project Management Host Contractor: Balfour Beatty Home Borough: Hounslow Background: Ivan, one of our first shared apprentices with Heathrow Academy, was studying Electrical Engineering and Construction Multi Skills at college before joining K10. Ivan, one of our first shared apprentices with Heathrow Academy, was studying Electrical Engineering and Construction Multi Skills […]

Friday, 7th Dec 2018
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  K10 have been embarking on delivering Traineeship for a while now. We identified that a large portion of candidates that apply to K10 lack either experience or qualifications to try their hands on construction. Unlike other courses, construction is very different, you cannot simply decide to do an apprenticeship in construction. Due to its […]

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