As we approach Women in Construction Week 2024, it’s a perfect time to shine a light on the amazing accomplishments of women in this field. From March 4th to March 10th, Elevate EBP and The Sovini Group are teaming up to celebrate the incredible contributions of women in construction and provide young women in the Liverpool City Region with an opportunity to explore the ins and outs of the construction world first-hand.

Pathway Into Construction: A Work Experience Opportunity with The Sovini Group

Our fantastic Corporate Partner, The Sovini Group, are extending a special invitation to young women in Key Stages 4 and 5 who are interested in exploring career opportunities within the construction sector. From March 4th to March 8th, coinciding with Women in Construction Week, they are offering a unique one-week work experience placement.

What’s in store:

During this immersive experience, students will get to delve into various aspects of the construction industry. From visiting different sites across the Liverpool City Region to working alongside proffesionals in trades such as electrical, gas, joinery, painting & decorating, and more, participants will gain valuable insights and hands-on experience.

At the end of the placement, students will have the opportunity to reflect on their experience with Sovini employees. This session will provide a platform to share insights, seek advice, and recieve guidane on crafting an effective CV and navigating the apprenticeship application process within The Sovini Group.

“I came into construction because I felt more technical than academic and felt different, and it interested me. My apprenticeship is going well – I love it and really enjoy it!


Apprentice, The Sovini Group

How to apply:

Are you a student interested in construction? Simply reach our to your Careers Lead at school to obtain one of our Application Forms. One completed, your Careers Lead will assist you in submitting the form.

Do you know a young woman who might be interested? You can find out more information about this opportunity by contacting Joanne at:

Important Details:

Please note that all participants must be able to commute to The Hub at Building 1, DBR Business Park, Dunnings Bridge Road, Bootle, L30 6AA, for the duration of the work experience placement.

All successful applicants will be contacted in due time.