Following the introduction of the UK's new Points‐Based Immigration System, Build UK has produced a simple flowchart to guide contractors through the process of employing a foreign worker.
With the recession came a massive shift in employment numbers within the industry, as well as a massive drop-off in the number of construction related courses at further and higher education…
It is vital that this negative spiral is now reversed.
Northern Ireland’s economic recovery can only be secured with a buoyant construction sector at its core and issues ranging from apprenticeships to the careers advice and guidance given in schools and colleges must be high on government’s list of priorities.
In the first of monthly updates, a snapshot of the area where CEF is representing members and the industry.
After engagement with members, the CEF has today submitted its response to the Strategic Investment Board's Call for Evidence on a new Investment Strategy for Northern Ireland.