Building Ambition - Talent Showcase in Construction April 2023

Building Ambition - Talent Showcase in Construction April 2023

Are you looking to meet the talent of the future for your construction business?

Join us for an event where Buckinghamshire College Group students searching for jobs in construction will get the opportunity to meet businesses, share what they have to offer, whilst also developing their interview skills and finding out more about the opportunities available.

Why take part?

  • Meet the students who will be looking for jobs this Summer and maybe find a future employee
  • Inspire the next generation 
  • Develop your relationship with Bucks College Group
  • Engage with industry partners

The format of the event

The event will include presentations and a Q&A followed by practice interviews between employers and students. We are looking for construction businesses, with vacancies, who can take part in multiple short practice interviews with students during the event.  

Key activities

  • Employer Presentations – Employer presentations providing an update of the future in Construction, green skills, technologies and overview of their sub-sector and range of occupations.
  • Career discussions (Pre-interviews) – students to book (in advance) for up to 3 specific jobs.
  • Exhibition of Companies so students can engage to discuss career opportunities and applications.


9.15am - Welcome and introduction for Aylesbury students with sector update and panel discussion
“What does the future look like for jobs in the construction industry?”   
11.00am - 12.30pm - The interviews with businesses
11.00am - Welcome and introduction with Wycombe students
 with sector update and panel discussion
“What does the future look like for jobs in the construction industry?” 
12.30 – 13.30 – Rolling lunch for employers with Exhibition/Stands open to all students
1.30pm - 3.00pm - The interviews with businesses

To book your place

If you would like to be part of this event and meet potential new talent for your business - scroll down to the 'Book now' area below to reserve your place. Alternatively, email to let us know you would like to book a place.
More details will follow once your reservation has been made. 


26 April, 2023 - 26 April, 2023
9:15am - 4:00pm
Set up for interviews with students to start from 10.30am
Aylesbury Campus of The Buckinghamshire College Group, Oxford Road, Aylesbury, Buckinghamshire, HP21 8PD
Please note:

Pull up banners - Employers are encouraged to bring a pull up banner along with them - if they have one for the edhibition area.

Parking - There is plenty of free parking available at the venue and guests will be asked to log their car registration details on arrival. Here is a precise what3words address to take you to the carpark outside the venue:

Photography / Video - We plan to take photographs and video at this event for future promotional activity including social media. If you do not wish to appear in the photographs or the video – please let us know either when making your booking, via email to  or by advising a member of the BBF team when you arrive at the event. 

Events Team

Covid Safe Guidelines

We want to make your experience at our face-to-face events as safe and enjoyable as possible. We all have a part to play by taking personal responsibility and we can assure you that both the event venue and Buckinghamshire Business First are taking a responsible approach too.

We ask that you do not attend this event if you have any symptoms of coronavirus (however mild).