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Military Leavers

Leaving the military can seem like a daunting prospect – so, why not transfer your valuable skills to the world of construction? Servicemen and women can enjoy a rewarding career in the construction industry, with several career paths and opportunities available that are relevant to your military experience.

Military roles in the construction industry

The construction industry needs workers with leadership, teamwork and project management skills – all skills military personnel can offer in spades. Renowned for their dedication, work ethic and reliability, military leavers are the ideal addition to any workplace.

Funding for military leavers

If you’re thinking about moving into the world of construction, there are several funding opportunities available for you. We can help you to access advice on training and skills required for you to further your career, with funding investment schemes to help you along the way.

Take a look at our member vacancy padlet which has a dedicated section for military leavers.

Skills Launchpad Plymouth team hosted their first military employment showcase event onsite in the Royal Marines Stonehouse Barracks.

Working in partnership across Plymouth City Council, Career Transition Partnership (CTP), and The Forces Employment Charity, with support from Plymouth’s Armed Forces Covenant, the event helped connect over 80 serving members of HM Armed Forces, veterans and their families with local employment opportunities.

To find out more about the event Click Here

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