The company is currently working with the Post 16 NEET Coordinator and Headteacher Greenhill Special School on a number of initiatives including work placements and Year 11 industry career guidance. There are between 50 and 60 pupils aged 11-16 years old at the school which is specifically designed for pupils who have social, emotional and […]
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As part of a current framework/partnering relationship with Newydd Housing Association, the company provided a presentation to a group of ten unemployed people outlining the opportunities available in the construction industry. The group, which comprise a mix of male and female of both apprenticeship age and older, will be taking part in a six day learning […]
As part of design and build new-build affordable housing development (procured as a package deal) with Cadwyn Housing Association, the company is providing work experience opportunities to young adults nominated by the housing association. As a consequence, we employed our newest apprentice.
The company has provided carpentry work experience to an unemployed adult nominated by Rhondda Housing Association as part of a design and build residential refurbishment project in Pontypridd Town Centre. The individual is now employed by one of the company’s sub-contract partners and was the first person to rent one of the flats.
As part of a current framework/partnering relationship with Newydd Housing Association, the company attended and supported a Career Fayre in Barry organised by the Communities First organisation.
In addition, they have attended confidence building, life skill and first aid workshops and litter picked on a local beach during half term week. Due to these actions, the company nominated them for Newydd HA’s Youth Sporting Achievers of the Year category which they were judged as winners.
We have worked with Newydd HA and a group of young boys from the Communities First area of Glynneath to form their own team and compete in both the Registered Social Landlord league and the Neath/Port Talbot 5 a-side league run by Neath Youth Services. The boys were instrumental in picking out their own kit, […]
We contributed to the refurbishment of the 5th Barry Sea Scout Group scout hall. The Group, who is a charity were “thrilled with this wonderful gesture.” The hut is now also home to a playgroup and has been made available for hire to local people.
As a consequence of our current residential contracts with the Seren Group, we have: ◦ Carried out repairs to Trinant Football Club; ◦ Donated money to support Pentricwm Community Association activities; ◦ Arranged repairs and other assistance to Maes Ebbw Primary School in Maesglas, Newport; ◦ Worked with Maes Ebbw Primary School and the Welsh […]
As part of our partnership with Newydd HA, we sponsored a group of young people on their Rhydyfelin estate to purchase a Cinema Club licence so they can show children/family films at the community hub.
Willis Construction Ltd
Unit 6 Melyn Mair Business Centre
Cardiff, CF3 2EX
Tel: 02920 797073
Fax: 02920 798379