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23/02/2021
Meet Pauline Duncan

Meet Pauline Duncan

Pauline Duncan is the Chief People Officer at Simonds Group. Simonds Group currently has around 800 staff across their Simonds Homes and Builders Academy Australia businesses. Pauline is an influential force, who’s traversed different industries landing where she feels very much at home in building and construction. Pauline’s passionate about supporting other women with opportunities

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15/02/2021
Carpenter or builder? Which career path to choose

Carpenter or builder? Which career path to choose

Whether you want to be a carpenter or a builder, you’ll have a rewarding career ahead of you. With the construction industry still booming in Australia, you’ll have great job opportunities well into the future. But how do you know whether you should pursue carpentry or become a builder? Let’s tease out the differences and the benefits of each.

4/02/2021
Guide to Carpentry Skills Assessment and how to pass it

Guide to Carpentry Skills Assessment and how to pass it

Every year, hundreds of skilled trades from around the world come to work in Australia. Here, you can have a rewarding career and earn great money.
Fortunately, Australian immigration makes it easy for skilled trades to get work visas. But to make sure you’re up to the task, you’ll have to pass a skills assessment.