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Women in Construction

Kate – Case Study 1

Kate started her apprenticeship with Encon in August 2019 as a Civil Engineering apprentice. She came to us from a background in education having worked as a Teaching Assistant for many years. As her daughter got older and more independent Kate wanted to explore a career in construction and applied […]

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Lana – Case Study 2

Lana attended our Neath Port Talbot Recruitment event. Lana took the leap from her job in the food industry to work and retrain in construction. In 2010 Lana began working with Atkin Trade specialists undertaking a plant apprenticeship, whilst also working on obtaining her NEBOSH qualification behind the scenes. In […]

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Anne Marie – Case Study 3

Anne Marie attended the Neath Port Talbot Recruitment event after working with Tai Tarion’s Copper Foundation project for a year. After a year on our Career Changers project with Morgan Sindall Construction undertaking a Plant apprenticeship, in 2020 Annmarie commenced the next leg of her journey into construction with Neals […]

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Women in Construction

Women in Construction “The success of the career changers programme is a direct result of focusing not only recruiting female career changers into construction roles but addressing the structural and cultural barriers that prevent women from entering or remaining in the workforce.” Helping Women into Construction Engaging with women where […]

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