Nov 23 - 27 2020


8:00 am - 6:00 pm

Virtual Work Experience Opportunity

About Wates:

Wates Group is one of the largest privately-owned construction, development and property services companies in the UK. We have a proud 120+ year history, now in our fourth generation of family ownership, Wates employs around 4,000 people and works with more than 10,000 supply-chain operatives and partners to successfully deliver a range of projects.

Build Yourself at Wates – A virtual work experience opportunity!

Build Yourself, our engagement programme, aims to address misconceptions and promote careers in construction.

The VWEX opportunity will include:

▪ A range of fun and challenging projects and tasks throughout the week

▪ Q&A Panels, virtual site tours and interactive webinars featuring Wates apprentices and industry professionals ▪ A chance to explore opportunities in the industry and learn more about the roles available

▪ Build employability skills such as good communication, presentation skills and team working ▪ Opportunity to network with industry professionals, gain a reference and build on your CV

Requirements: Must be over the age of 16

Sign up:

If you are interested in applying, please email:

Closing date for sign up – Wednesday 18th November 2020