Closed: ISG- Global Construction Specialist - Virtual Work Experience - Green Skills Week 2021

ISG

Available Between
12
Apr
2021
16
Apr
2021

ISG is a global construction specialist, delivering places where people and businesses thrive. We want to inspire and encourage the next generation to pursue a career in construction.

We’re looking for enthusiastic students aged 14 - 19 to join us for a five-day Virtual Work Experience Placement. You’ll need to be highly motivated and ready to use this experience to gain an insight into the construction industry and our business.

This placement will give participants an opportunity to learn about how our company works and the variety of different roles available in the industry. There will be master classes from senior members of the team, site visits, as well as career development workshops and CV writing exercises to gain career insights throughout. You will have a mini project to work on with a presentation at the end of the placement.

We particularly encourage applications from young people:

Living in or studying in City of Westminster, Islington, Camden, Southwark, Lambeth, City of London, RBKC (Kensington & Chelsea), Wandsworth, Sutton and Croydon boroughs

Who have not previously had work experience

Who may not have access to work experience opportunities

Applications will be selected based on enthusiasm and open-mindedness for this specific opportunity, organisation and industry.

**THIS OPPORTUNITY MAY CLOSE BEFORE THE ADVERTISED DATE DEPENDING ON THE NUMBER OF APPLICATIONS RECEIVED. APPLY NOW TO AVOID DISAPPOINTMENT**

Placement Notes

Students living in or studying in City of Westminster, Islington, Camden, Southwark, Lambeth, City of London, RBKC (Kensington & Chelsea), Wandsworth, Sutton and Croydon boroughs are encouraged to apply.

Skills/Experiences You Will Gain:

Understanding how the organisation operates
Public Speaking
Understanding more about the sector
Communication Skills
Goal setting
Problem solving
Interpersonal skills
Interview skills
Leadership
Professional Etiquette
Giving presentations
Meeting senior executives
Team work
CV Writing

Great For Students Who Are:

Team Player
Hard Working
Interested in learning industry basics
Inquisitive
Determined
Creative
Willing to learn
Keen to try new things
Interested in problem solving
Enthusiastic

Candidate Questions

Below are a number of questions which you will need to answer to apply for this opportunity.
1
If you were working in construction, what would you build and how would it benefit the people living in that area?