The Wilmott Dixon Building Lives Academy is a pre-employment construction training programme, fully funded by the Skills Escalator. 


Candidates will be guaranteed a work placement followed by a guaranteed job interview. 


If you would like to find out more about the programme, attend an Induction Session run by the Work Hounslow team. Induction Sessions will take place every Monday (except bank holidays) at Feltham Library at 10am. 


Candidates must meet the following criteria to be eligible: 

    - a resident of Hounslow, aged 18+ and have the right to work in the UK

    - in work or recently made unemployed due to Covid-19 (not unemployed for longer than 18 months) 

    - in receipt of means tested benefits (Housing Benefit, Universal Credit or Working Tax Credits). 


For more information, call 07950 782 827 or email 

  • London Borough of Hounslow
  • Department for Work & Pensions
  • Learn Hounslow
  • NHS
  • Shawtrust
  • West London Alliance