What we can provided you with
Girls Under Construction desire to see women develop and grow into different positions (including senior positions) within the industry. We do this by providing awareness, inspiration and guidance to young women entering or considering a career within Construction. Alongside our hub of information, we provide the following support to companies across Construction & the Built Environment:
This result-driven programme connects our community of young diverse women to relevant training, graduate jobs and work experience opportunities within various areas of the Construction industry, depending on their interest/career path. For our partners, we identify budding diverse young women from our community as candidates for their workforce.
Our partners across the industry consist of Contractors, Developers, Architecture Firms, Engineering Firms, Cost Consultancy Firms and more.
Check out our #BuildingHERCampaign which aims to get more diverse young women from a range of different social & ethnic backgrounds into work experience opportunities. Find out more.
Do you have work experience, internship, summer placement or graduate opportunities on offer? We signpost industry employer job opportunities to our network of women to ensure each person has a fair chance of applying. Get in touch.
This provides young women insight into different disciplines within the industry. We also involve our GUC Ambassadors who study and work across various areas of the industry.
Within the industry we partner with employers to give our community of young women an introduction to their professional environment and a taste of their company’s culture. Various employers include Contractors, Housing Associations, Developers, Architecture Firms, Engineering Firms, Cost Consultants and specialised Sub-contractors. Our initiative also provides the perfect environment for employers to also recruit budding talent!
EDUCATE & INSPIRE
For primary and secondary schools. This programme provides sessions and activities to inspire young girls to become industry leaders who design, engineer and manage infrastructure projects around the world! This helps us fulfil our mission to inspire and educate girls from a younger age, which ultimately helps to encourage their career paths within the industry. Are you a school? Get in touch!
This allows young women to experience the industry through real life construction projects. We Involve our GUC Ambassadors who study and work across various areas of the industry. Within the Construction Industry, we partner with employers to give our community of young women an introduction to their professional environment and a taste of their company’s culture. Various employers include Contractors, Housing Associations, Developers and specialised Sub-contractors.
We host social events and industry events across various sectors to encourage networking.
Our industry centred events provide expert insight and advice, whilst providing employment opportunities within various companies we partner with. We partner with companies within the Industry to provide our community of young women valuable practical experience that will help them embark or continue their journey within the Industry. To partner with us on future events, get in touch!
For our Network of young women, our socials also enable the women within our community to meet and network with each other! Find out more about our previous and upcoming events on our CONNECT page.