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Your Country Needs You…..to join the construction workforce!

Society is full of unsung heroes, but after the release this week of a new report by housing charity Shelter there is a strong argument for adding the construction worker to that list. The report by the charity has laid bare the severity of the “housing crisis” facing the country, a crisis it says can…


Angelica and Jason take to the airwaves

Angelica and Jason Duncan were given an unusual opportunity to spread the word about their work at Chameleon School of Construction when they were invited to be this week’s special guests on the popular Mansfield Radio show A Day In The Life Of…….. As well as getting to play six of their favourite songs, Angelica…


Chameleon join forces to help ex-service personnel

At Chameleon School of Construction we are passionate about helping people from all different backgrounds to take their first steps towards a new career. We recently partnered with an organisation called Subby Jobs in an effort to help one such group of people.  The Subby Veterans Initiative was set up in order to help military…


Chameleon learners visit construction sites during Open Doors Week

As part of Open Doors Week during 19-23 March, an initiative designed to encourage construction as a career, we were able to arrange for our learners to visit some live construction sites. The work experience they gained is an important part of their development and we were very grateful to the construction companies who worked…


A fantastic start to the year at Chameleon

We were busy recruiting for new learners over the Christmas and New Year holiday.  The uptake has been amazing at all 3 centres Swadlincote, South Derbyshire; Burton on Trent Staffordshire and Barlborough our Chesterfield centre. Chameleon have welcomed learners of all ages to our centres.  It is fabulous to know that so many people are…


Welcome to our new blog

Welcome to our new blog where we will update readers on our learners progress throughout the year.  Look out for both construction news and what is happening at Chameleon School of Construction.


Victory for Chameleon at 2017 Derbyshire Times Business Awards

The multi-award winning Chameleon School of Construction are celebrating another accolade after winning the Inclusion category at the 2017 Derbyshire Times Business Awards last night (9 November). The prestigious event is held annually to recognise and celebrate the best of local business and commerce, so Chameleon School of Construction feel tremendously honoured to have won…