Construction Skills Shortages

Construction Skills are in very High Demand – Have you Considered any of these Opportunities?

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Construction is one of the industries with the highest skills shortages in the UK, with close to 170,000 jobs projected to be created by 2023 across the country. And, with more than 1 in 5 workers in the construction industry aged 50 or above, the time is ripe for young people to enter the job market in an […]

Construction Skills Shortages Online Presence

5 Ways Builders Can Boost Their Online Presence

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What distinguishes the construction sector from other UK industries? Its sheer number of workers who are self-employed. According to a 2018 Briefing Paper from the House of Commons, self-employed jobs in construction account for 37% of all jobs — almost three times the average for the whole economy. ‘Self-employed’ encompasses both freelancers and businesses — […]

Looking for low skilled labourers

Low skilled, maybe, but high value to the UK economy…

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The government promised yesterday to curb low-skilled immigration after Brexit. When 40% of the Labourers currently employed are non-UK workers, this could present a real challenge for the UK construction industry! Earlier this year, the Federation of Masters Builders alerted that SMEs were facing the worst level of shortage of construction workers on record. At TempaGoGo, we help SMEs bridge […]