Generation4Change North East 2018 Awards –  Categories

To download this year’s application forms and how to enter please click on the below links. The 2018 Application forms are linked underneath each category criteria.

**DEADLINE DATE – WEDNESDAY 28TH FEBRUARY AT 5.00PM**

To view this years 2018 Awards application brochure please click here – G4C 2018 Awards App brochure

NB:  Applicants must demonstrate how they aim to become one of the future leaders of the industry contributing towards the Construction 2025 vision as outlined below:

  • PEOPLE – An industry that is known for it’s talented and diverse workforce
  • SMART – An industry that is efficient and technologically advanced
  • SUSTAINABLE – An industry that leads the world in low carbon and green construction exports
  • GROWTH – An industry that drives growth across the entire economy
  • LEADERSHIP – An industry that with clear leadership from a Construction leadership council

 

 

 

Apprentice of the Year
Sponsored by Northumbrian Water

Judges are looking to award apprentices who are working towards or who have completed an apprenticeship within the last 12 months. Judges are looking for exemplars who showcase the difference they have made in the industry and the organisations that they work in. Entries should demonstrate how the person has created a positive impact on the industry, organisations or college through a commitment of personal development. 

This award is open to any apprenticeship course within the construction & the built environment sector at any level.
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This can be Technical or Trade Apprenticeship.*

G4C Technical Apprentice Of the Year 2018                           G4C Trade Apprentice Of the Year 2018


Student of the Year – Further Education
Sponsored by Bowmer & Kirkland 

Judges are looking to award Students who are working towards or who have completed a Further Education (FE) within the last 12 months. Judges are looking for exemplars who stand out from the crowd with outstanding achievement and success showcasing the difference they have made in the industry and the organisations that they work in. Entries should demonstrate how the person has created a positive impact on the industry, organisations or education establishment through a commitment of personal development and academic excellence. Judges will be looking for students who demonstrate high skill and motivation while aiming to become one of the future leaders of the industry contributing towards the Construction 2025 vision as outlined below:

This award is open to any Further Education student within the construction &; the built environment sector at any
level.

FE Student Of the Year 2018


Student of the Year – Higher Education
Sponsored by Bowmer & Kirkland 

Judges are looking to award Students who are working towards or who have completed a Higher Education (HE) within the last 12 months. Judges are looking for exemplars who stand out from the crowd with outstanding achievement and success showcasing the difference they have made in the industry and the organisations that they work in. Entries should demonstrate how the person has created a positive impact on the industry, organisations or education establishment through a commitment of personal development and academic excellence. Judges will be looking for students who demonstrate high skill and motivation while aiming to become one of the future leaders of the industry contributing towards the Construction 2025 vision.

This award is open to any Higher Education student within the construction & the built environment sector at any level.

G4C HE Student Of the Year 2018

 

New Professional of the Year 

Judges are looking for candidates who have completed professional studies within the construction and the built environment sector within the past 36 months. Applicants should demonstrate how they have excelled in the industry striving to make great contributions to the industry while demonstrating exemplary performance in their field of expertise standing out from their peers. This can be demonstrated through high technical ability, client & customer focus, projects or engaging and responding to the demands faced by clients and the industry. Applicants should demonstrate achievements throughout their career and how they have developed communication, team and leadership skills while aiming to become one of the future leaders of the industry contributing towards the Construction 2025 vision.

This award is open to any New Professional within the construction & the built environment sector at any level.

G4C New Professional Of the Year 2018

 

Commitment to Employee and Training Development 

This award is open for organisations who have demonstrated and sustained a commitment to employee development. Judges will be looking for a company who have a strategic plan that includes driving performance via professional development. Judges will be looking for companies who invest time and resources into their employees and set clear targets providing staff with regular appraisals and feedback. Organisations should promote development providing opportunities across the company. Organisations should best define and demonstrate improvements resulting from targeted training and development, whether driven by strategic leadership of an enlightened client or a supplier, entries should show and win particular respect from the workforce and community through workforce development, skills and training. Organisations should be striving to work towards the Construction 2025 vision.

G4C Commitment to Employee Development

 

Trainee of the Year 

Judges are looking for candidates who are currently undertaking or have completed (within the past 12 months) construction & the built environment work related training. Training can include short courses, industry recognised training and personal development. Judges are looking for exemplars that stand out from the crowd with outstanding achievements and commitment to training & development showing self motivation. Judges will look at how applicants have progressed through their career and adapted to industry change. Applicants should demonstrate achievements throughout their career and how they have developed communication, team and leadership skills while aiming to become one of the future leaders of the industry contributing towards the Construction 2025 vision.

This award is open to any Trainee within the construction & the built environment sector at any level.

Trainee Of the Year 2018

 

 

 


Mentor of the Year
Sponsored by CDM Recruitment

Judges are looking for individuals who have shown a commitment to developing the future leaders of the industry, investing time and nurturing while offering support and guidance. Applicants should show commitment to developing, nurturing and encouraging new entrants into the industry offering unbiased guidance. Judges are looking for an individual that have a good knowledge of current topics in the industry and develop to the changing industry. Applicants should have a keen interest in mentoring aiming to influence mentees to become one of the future leaders of the industry contributing towards the Construction 2025 vision.

This award is open to any Mentor within the construction & the built environment sector.

G4C Mentor of Year 2018


Future Leader – G4C 

Sponsored by Northern Counties Builders Federation 

This award looks to recognise a young achiever in our industry. The judges are looking for the person that has best demonstrated a positive impact against the current G4C (Generation for Change) priority areas of people, sustainability and asset outcomes. The award is open to a person with less than ten years of experience in the construction and built environment sector.

When nominating someone consider the impact they have had on you, their organisation and their role in key projects, but also consider that person’s potential. Nominations can be made from individual companies, colleges, universities, institutes and institutions.  

* A substantial cash prize will be awarded to the winner by the award sponsors Northern Counties Builders Federation

2018 G4C Future Leader Award

 

If you would like to discuss your application or nomination please contact the CENE team on 0191 5007880 or leanne@cene.org.uk 

Please click here to download the booking form for this years G4C Awards which are to be held on Friday 27th April 2018