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Skills Launchpad Plymouth & Building Plymouth

Plymouth now has 2 new fantastic resources in the Skills Launchpad Plymouth and Building Plymouth websites.

Click on either of the pictures below to take you to the relevant websites

Working in city wide partnership, Skills Launchpad Plymouth is a FREE virtual one-stop-shop for skills, training, education, careers and jobs, which aims to help local people in and around the city to equip themselves with the skills and confidence that they will need to play a part in our city’s future.


The site is  supporting those who are facing redundancy through the new Adult Hub, and offering targeted support for our young people including those with additional needs through the new Youth Hub

Building Plymouth

This is a council-led partnership that connects local people with career opportunities in the varied world of construction and the built environment in Plymouth. With over 10,000 jobs needed in the city over the next five years, Building Plymouth aims to match employers with a highly skilled workforce to transform the city and beyond.

Construction in Plymouth – why is it important?

The world of construction is booming across the country. With 2.6 million people already employed in the sector, the construction industry is growing at an impressive rate with some 220,000 construction jobs being created in the UK over the next five years – 10,000 of which will be in Plymouth.