The Nelson Trust opens in Bridgwater

The Nelson Trust opens in Bridgwater

Under Construction were invited to the launch of the The Nelson Trust’s Bridgwater Women’s Centre. The new centre in King Square has been restored by the trust to provide holistic, trauma informed support in a safe, women-only environment. The audience were welcomed...
Welcome to the Team – Shannon Maye

Welcome to the Team – Shannon Maye

As part of my progression, I was moved to join the Under Construction team alongside Caroline and Tracey….. I was ever so nervous but something inside of me was telling me this will be such a good next step for my career. First day in my new role, I was overwhelmed...
A Grand Day Out 2 – Diversity Event

A Grand Day Out 2 – Diversity Event

A Grand Day Out 2 – Diversity Event On a beautiful sunny March 27th 2019, Caroline and I attended the second Grand Day Out at Butlins in Minehead. This year the aim was to promote a wealth of issues and barriers faced by jobseekers through fun, informative and...
International Women’s Day / 100 Women First

International Women’s Day / 100 Women First

100 Women First Project – Founder Caroline Derick We chose International Women’s Day (IWD) to hold a very special event for all our 100 Women First. International Women’s Day is always celebrated annually on March 8th – This was perfect timing for our ladies to all...
100 Women First Project

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 – 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...