K10 Apprentices share their experiences.

K10 is looking for an Insights Leader

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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David Lays the Foundations for Success! Completes Level 2 Construction Operations Apprenticeship with FDL!

David Smith Age: 48 Trade: Construction Operative Borough: Tower Hamlets Apprenticeship: Level 2 Construction Operations Background: David was on an apprenticeship before he came to K10 but was unable to complete this due to his employer going bust. This is where David was referred over to K10 by Berkeley Homes and started a new apprenticeship […]

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Jack Tanner – Crest Nicholson/BDL – Best 2nd Year Apprentice

Jack Tanner Age: 21 Borough: Southwark Trade: Dry Liner Qualification: Level 2 Dry Lining Contractor: Crest Nicholson/BDL Jack joined K10 in the summer of 2016 and has come on leaps and bounds since. He should complete his qualification in early 2018 and as long as he keeps up his good work BDL are looking to offer him a role […]

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Kavikumar Varsani – Barratt London – Best 1st Year Apprentice

Kavikumar Varsani Age: 19 Borough: Barnet Trade: Electrical Qualification: Level 3 Electrical Installations Contractor: Barratt London Kavi started with K10 in the spring of 2017, he was placed with Eiro Tech Engineering on Barratt London’s Trinity Square site in the London Borough of Barnet. Kavi has excelled in both college work and his site performance and he is developing […]

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Awet Tesfay – Commodore Kitchens – Best Completed Apprentice

Awet Tesfay Age: 20 Borough: Islington Trade: Carpentry Qualification: Level 2 Site Carpentry Contractor: Commodore Kitchens Awet was referred over to K10 by Family Mosaic in the Autumn of 2016. Despite us expecting him to complete in early 2018, he took the initiative and got through all of his college work much faster than expected and was able to complete […]

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