Highways and Construction Virtual Work Experience with Highways England and Partners
This virtual work experience is designed to be undertaken in the classroom or from home.
Starting at 10am each day you will meet experts from some of the UK`s largest construction companies and designers alongside Highways England, each afternoon your team will work with industry mentors on a task designed to help you understand some of the professional roles within the industry.
This work experience will be perfect for those with an interest in English, Maths and Science, as well as individuals with a general interest in a future in construction and engineering.
Students will be involved with sessions including:
- Introduction to Construction, Engineering and the Highways industry with the experts
-Commercial roles and tendering with industry experts
- Design, Quality and Social Value
- Project Presentations
- Feedback and knowledge surveys
- Employability skills
Each day will run from 10am until 3pm
Skills/Experiences You Will Gain:
Career Development Workshop
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Below are a number of questions which you will need to answer to apply for this opportunity.
What would the title of your biography be?
What would you consider a ‘great day’ at work?