There are many benefits of working in trades,
including a varied work environment & plenty of job opportunities.
Here are a few tips for great career as a female tradie!
1 Seek out a supportive work environment
Find a work environment that is supportive.
Having an employer and colleagues who are willing to invest their time in coaching & sharing advice can make the biggest difference to your career progression.
2 Develop a support system
Developing a strong support system is important.
Having people you can talk to, who also understand what you’re dealing with, is especially valuable if you’re not getting a lot of support at work.
3 Embrace your strengths
It can be easy for some people to blend into their new work environment, you shouldn’t be afraid to play to your strengths, no matter what they are!
Always be clear when communicating & giving your opinion, f it can help you get the job done more effectively.
4 Leverage your networks
Networking is important at every stage of your career, but it’s especially vital when you’re first starting out.
Don’t be afraid to build these new relationships and stay in touch. You never know at what point they may be useful.
More women in trades could be the solution to the skills shortage, study finds
Female workers could be the answer to the skills shortage in manual trades, but only if more is do....
Do you think you will be guaranteed more money in the future if you go to University? Think again.
The team at 7 News have released recent studies that revealed that students that are completing a de....
NSW leads the way for apprentices and trainees
The recent report run through the National Centre of Vocational Education Research has shown that NS....