Careers Information

The construction industry is growing

Construction accounts for 2.6 million jobs in the UK and over the next 5 years (2016-2020) it will create over 230,000 new roles.*

A career in construction can be exciting

Go Construct is a brand new careers website featuring lots of exciting information about careers in construction. There are lots of ways you can explore construction careers including taking our new Personality Quiz or an interactive tour through the different stages of a construction project.

*(UK Construction Skills Network/CSN Report 2016-2020)

A Day in the Life

Find out what working in construction is really like. There are case studies and videos from trainee roofers, to quantity surveyors to architectural assistants and directors, hear from real people doing real jobs!

“I get to see the change and transformation in each project, which is always different, and being able to work with a wide range and variety of people really make the job enjoyable.”
Akbar Khan, Wates Construction, Apprentice Planner

Free careers and educational resources

There are a wealth of inspirational resources and activities you can download free of charge on the Go Construct Careers & Education Resources Toolkit

Please note to access these resources and use the hyperlinks you must register/log into Go Construct Resources.