Welcome to Under Construction

Sedgemoor’s collaborative approach to Employment and Skills opportunities

Under Construction would like to support people to reach their full potential, maximising opportunities that arise from current and future investment and development within the district. Working with a range of partners, Team Under Construction has a plethora of knowledge and information of opportunities available in the local area with a view to bring these opportunities under one roof. We are approachable and person centred, inspiring individuals to invest in themselves and create brighter futures.

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Our mission

To actively be of service to local residents of Sedgemoor as an inspirational model of support – Investing in People for Brighter Futures.

Our vision

To provide local people with skills, motivation, work ethic and qualifications to maximise opportunities of the local economy.

Our values

Under Construction values


Courage to shape a better future.


Committed in heart and mind.


We do the right thing, every time.


Challenging, inventive and inspiring.

100 Women First Project

The 100 Women First Project was launched on December 13th 2018.  This was the dream of Caroline Derrick, such an inspirational women, mentor, manager and so much more.  I truly believe she can make anything happen. It was the Saturday before the launch, months and...

Women Returners – My story so far

Women Returners I cannot believe how time has flown; advent has started with the big countdown to Christmas well underway. My time here at Under Construction has gone from strength to strength, I feel so privileged to be part of such an enthusiastic, passionate and...

Women Returner story so far…

My story so far... I can’t believe I have just completed my 6-month review - how on earth did that happen? I am having such a fabulous time working here at Under Construction, but now the reality is setting in that my post is coming to an end in just 3 months... But...

Latest from Twitter

Fantastic Breakfast Event this morning with SS&L @J24Somerset delivering LinkedIn Master Class and Career Learning Pilot Information #MondayMotivation

One of my favourite points made at yesterday’s conference by Jo Bocko. Let stop #victimblaming and instead focus on teaching digital resilience #CSEDAY19 https://t.co/CtPwIPEHau

Very excited today to be at the Child Sexual and Criminal Exploitation Conference @ Avon and Somerset Police HQ, Portishead. #CSEDAY19