Congratulations Simon On. The latest K10 Success Story.

4-values-supporting-white

Simon was referred to K10 by the Family Mosaic Apprenticeship Programme. He was at a point in his life where he had hit a real cross-roads. Having to go to the Job Centre every day was understandably challenging and the lack of progress and purpose to his day to day was getting him down.

“I decided to bring some focus to my job search and went to a K10 workshop to learn more about the scheme and the opportunities that were available to someone like me. From there I was invited to interview, to talk more about my career goals, passions and how I saw my career in construction developing. I managed to get my enthusiasm across and with the support from the team at K10 I chose to train as a Site Engineer. This was mainly due to the fact that I really enjoyed maths at school and as a Site Engineer this skill was a perfect match. Once I had chosen to be a Site Engineer I was placed in a job in my home borough of Hackney. I started as a Trainee Site Engineer and in less than a year I was promoted to Junior Site Engineer.”

During his K10 journey, Simon said that his confidence noticably increased: “That sense of working towards a career – doing something purposeful with each day made a huge difference to my mindset”. Simon completed two really positive Site Engineer placements with the Ardmore Group through his apprenticeship and consistently received excellent feedback across both sites in Hackney.

Simon On

Has the apprenticeship served as a positive platform for Simon? “Undoubtedly, before I joined K10, there was no structure to my job search. I just wanted ‘a job’. Now I have a real focus to my career. The ‘leg-up’ K10 gave me at a time when things were feeling a little aimless proved to be a big turning point.”

Before I came across K10, I wouldn’t have said that I had a profession or even a clear idea of what I wanted to do but today I can proudly say that I do. I am building a career as a Site Engineer and I am gaining a degree qualification that will ensure I have a long term & well-rewarded future doing something that I love.”

Recent News

63cbbfb7-391f-48fe-ab21-0135606a4372

Tyler Whelan – Completes Her Electrical Apprenticeship

Tyler Whelan has successfully passed her Apprenticeship and gained her qualification in “Installation and Maintenance Electrician Level 3” as of December 2021. Tyler is from Tower Hamlets and has been with k10 since Feb 2018 where she attended Lambeth college to gain her qualification. She worked with Mullaley, Fairview and most recently Dornan Engineering Services. “Working with K10 offered me […]

Friday, 11th Feb 2022
K10_Logo Hi Res (1)

K10 Annual Apprenticeship Awards 2021

Here at K10, we like to ensure that all of our apprentices’ hard work and dedication does not go unnoticed. By way of appreciation, the 2021 K10 Apprenticeship Awards recognises the apprentices that have performed to the very highest standards on site, or at their studies. We would like to congratulate all of the winners […]

Wednesday, 22nd Dec 2021
xrNUfb0s

Cambridgeshire – Hill Apprenticeship Awards 2021

Here at K10, we like to ensure that the hard work and dedication of our apprentices on the Hill’s Cambridgeshire apprenticeship program does not go unnoticed. By way of appreciation, the 2021 K10 Apprenticeship Awards recognises the apprentices that have performed to the very highest standards on site, or at their studies.We would like to […]

Tuesday, 21st Dec 2021
BeFunky Collage

Heathrow Shared Apprenticeship Scheme Awards 2021

Here at the Heathrow Shared Apprenticeship Scheme, we ensure that all of the hard work, dedication and commitment shown by our apprentices throughout the year is recognised. Therefore, the Heathrow Shared Apprenticeship Scheme 2021 Awards is in place to reward these individual apprentices. Whether it be their performance in college or on site.Congratulations to all […]

Tuesday, 21st Dec 2021