Celebrating Young Peoples’ Success

Brett Barlow of Chevin Housing, Wakefield was chosen as the overall winner for the Young Builder of the year awards 2014. House of Commons, London.
Ryan Cook, winner of the The 2015 Young builder of the year awards, House of Commons, London.
Chidi Nnebe 2016 Young builder of the year awards, House of Commons, London.

Our mission is to: –

Promote engagement with young people to combat social exclusion, through the development of construction based support services, and celebrate young people’s success.

Our objectives are to:-

Engage with organisations and employers to encourage them to offer work opportunities to young people to combat social exclusion;

Support and advise organisations and employers to set up projects, skills training and employment schemes to combat social exclusion;

Disseminate and share best practice throughout the UK.  Promoting policies, at national, regional and local levels, that will assist in the growth of “youthbuilding” projects;

Constantly to seek new initiatives to empower socially excluded young people to develop their employability skills and to become involved citizens;

Hold an annual awards ceremony to celebrate the achievements of socially excluded young people.

The 2016 Finalists, pictured on the House of Commons Terrace

Please go to the Young Builder of the Year Awards  pages to find out more.

The Winners of the 2017 Young Builder of the Year Awards were announced at the Awards Ceremony held at the House of Commons on Wednesday 18th October 2017.