Jobs in construction

Are you looking to work in construction? The Construction Skills Centre at King's Cross can help


Find work in construction

The Construction Skills Centre on York Way helps local people access the jobs and opportunities created by the King’s Cross development.

The centre offers training, apprenticeships, employment advice and job opportunities to local people looking to work in construction. Whether you are an experienced construction worker who needs help finding a job, or a young person hoping to start your career, the Skills Centre can help.

Construction Apprenticeships

Apprenticeships are the best way to get into the construction industry.
The Skills Centre offers training, apprenticeships and employment opportunities to local young people. You will gain recognised qualifications and the skills, knowledge and experience you need to enter the workforce. The apprenticeships are for residents of Camden and Islington who are aged 16 to 18. Apply now!

Training and job seeking help

If you are an experienced construction worker, our job brokerage team can help you find the right job – and prepare and apply for it. Browse current jobs here. You can also learn new skills with our short courses.

About the Skills Centre

The Skills Centre is located on York Way just across the street from the King’s Cross development. It has been operating since 2004, and helps local people access the jobs and opportunities created by the investment here – and across Camden.

  • Since opening, the Skills Centre has trained and supported over 5,000 people.
  • Over 3,500 have gained a construction-related qualification.
  • 2,000 have gained their CSCS health and safety card.
  • 1,200 have gained employment in the industry.

Employers – are you looking for an apprentice or experienced construction workers?

Our team of training and recruitment specialists will work with you to find the skills you need for your project. Contact us to learn more T: +44 207 974 5161 or visit the Construction Skills Centre.


Construction Skills

For all construction related enquiries, including training and apprenticeships:

Construction Skills Centre
180 York Way

T: 0207 974 5161


KX Recruit

Western Transit Shed
11 Stable Street

T: 0203 691 4000
Email us

Monday to Friday
10.00am to 4.00pm

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