Assisting disabled people to enter the construction industry and promoting corporate social responsibilities with contractors and the supply chain, has been recieved extremely positively at the Constructing Excellence London Club. Altogether Construction is a member, and has been invited to make a
Altogether Construction has introduced two young people to an opportunity to become approved EWI (Exterior Wall Installation) fitters. The EWI contractor at MSH Finishes has site-inducted the two from Dagenham, and they are attending an EWI Applications Training Course at Wetherby Building Systems
Staff at Ellingham Employment Services in Woodford Green and in Leytonstone, have joined their Customers for site visits with Altogether Construction. Reception on the construction sites was very productive and courtious, with site managers taking a great interest in the Ellingham Construction Proj
Altogether Construction has started a construction jobs brokerage project with Shaw Trust for accompanying customers wishing to find construction work, taking them to various sites in the local area and developing their confidence and awareness. This project will meet the corporate social responsib
SUPPORTING MENTAL HEALTHWe are a social enterprise, helping local people who have experienced mental ill health problems to obtain unpaid work-placements.
We are looking for employers who will support our customers into unpaid work-placements and employment opportunities.
PROMOTING THE CSR BRIEFWe are a unique not for profit social enterprise providing a service to the construction sector, supplying training and employability provision.
Local Labour for people to link with construction employers.
Providing training to achieve CSCS & CPCS cards.
Partnering with stakeholders and working to encapsulate Corporate Social Responsiveness
MAKING A DIFFERENCESupplying unpaid placements with CSCS / CPCS qualifications.
Helping people with mental health to access safer job opportunities.
Empowering customers levels of confidence, independence, self esteem and self worth.
Creating entrepreneurial and voluntary avenues with local community ventures
HELPING COMMUNITYHelping the community by supporting the local NHS,
reducing the burden on Home Treatment Teams
o Motivating participants with both purpose and aspirations
o Reducing risks in depression and suicide
o Bringing participants into a safer community environment
Our vision as a unique high quality CSCS skills training and jobs brokerage that is developed and resourced through its own dedicated forum of mental ill health members. To aid themselves and other service users in creating internal job roles as well as accessing new innovative routes into the construction industry.
Championing an intrinsic not-for-profit company across London that provides it's members with a clear focus for both cooperative society and ethical business enterprise at its heart.
The Company will encapsulate members’ knowledge skills and experiences, establishing mental health forums that can instil management and business behaviours and new job purposes for its members. Developing an organisation that provides CSCS and CPCS training opportunities. Providing access to research, identify and anticipate the evolving trends and environmental innovations within the building industries, where the supply of new roles for people with mental ill health can be instilled and forged around construction and entrepreneurship.
The way Altogether Construction does things is to have principles and methods which underpin its core values and common sense of purpose, that altogether influences business performance, effective relationships and commercial organisation as a progressive and unique Social Enterprise.
Our principles and methods are consistent with the needs and interests of customers and key stakeholders together with the organisation's overall vision and strategy.
- Thank you to Lakehouse Contractors for offering an interview for an Quantity Surveyor work-experience opportunity. I am successfully managing to study for a MSc QS degree at South Bank University with severe Bipolar Disorder, so it is incredibly good for the Lakehouse CSR management to arrange this for me.