Older Workers in Construction

A summary of research on the social, economic and physical demands that impact on mature workers in the building and construction industry, both in New Zealand and overseas - with special emphasis on BCITO learners and employers.

The barriers, limitations and prejudices that older workers encounter with special emphasis on BCITO older learners and employers.

Research Report on Older Workers in Construction

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New Zealand's labour market reaches a turning point

  • 27 November 2015

The number of school leavers in New Zealand is declining. Coupled with an ageing workforce, this means New Zealand employers are going to increasingly struggle to find trained individuals for their job openings.

The cost of youth disengagement

  • 4 November 2015

Youth disengagement is one of the catch-phrases of this century. What's being done to help curb this in our communities?

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