Opportunities

Getting Into Construction

Construction is for everyone

The industry currently employs over 200,000 women across the UK, and there are plans to increase these numbers even more in the coming years. The industry is also diversifying in terms of capability, with Building Information Modelling (BIM), CAD, AI and other incredible technologies pushing the industry forward in leaps and bounds. No matter what you want to specialise in, there are thousands of opportunities for people of all ages, levels and backgrounds.

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Salary

Getting Into Construction

There’s fantastic earning potential

The average salary in construction management is £81,609 according to the latest survey by RICS, making this one of the best-paid professions across 42 disciplines. Of course, you’ll need to work hard to get there, but construction remains one of the few industries where hard work really can lead to fast progression and where you can start at the bottom and work your way up. Plus, construction as a whole finished last year as the second-highest earning sector for individuals in Great Britain – not bad at all.

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Travel

Getting Into Construction

Work (almost) anywhere in the world

The great thing about construction is it can quite literally take you as far as you want to go. Work for one of the tens of thousands of booming companies in Essex & London, or take your skills anywhere in the UK or abroad. Countries such as Australia, Dubai and Hong Kong often open their doors to skilled construction professionals.

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Register your interest

If you’re still undecided, get in touch and we’ll help find the right path for you.

What can we offer?

SECTA can offer FREE CSCS cards, level 1 trade courses, help with CVs and interviews, specialist training courses, job opportunities and much more.

Am I eligible?

So long as you are over 18 and not currently working in construction you can be part of SECTA. Some courses have additional entry requirements but this can be discussed when you meet your Client Manager.

What can I expect?

Fill in the form and within 4 working days a Client Manager will be in touch. We will book you in for an informal meeting to discuss your training and support needs, followed by booking your courses. Once you have finished your training help is available in your job search.

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