Meet the partners who shape ‘Shaping’ and get involved

Working together

Shaping Your World is supported by a variety of government and public sector organisations who all share the vision of improving the perception of the built environment.

We welcome partners from all backgrounds and industries who are equally passionate about promoting the campaign:

National House Building Council (NHBC)

To help the industry raise the construction standards of new homes and provide protection for new homeowners.

Energy & Utility Skills

Energy & Utility Skills is at the forefront of addressing the skills challenges our sector faces. We bring industry leaders together to find solutions.

First Choice Homes

First Choice Homes Oldham is a trusted provider of quality homes, excellent landlord and support services, creating thriving and independent communities in order to improve the lives of the people of Oldham.

Scape Group

Scape Group is a public-sector owned procurement specialist that offers a suite of direct award frameworks, property services and innovative design solutions.

The Careers & Enterprise Company

Support with high-impact careers activity and connections to business. Find out more ... Help young people as a company or individual volunteer.

Virgin Media

We help to create a digital world that makes good things happen. Across the UK and Ireland, we offer four multi award-winning services: broadband, TV, mobile and home phone.

BAM Nuttall

Civil Engineering provider of solutions for rail, roads, maritime, water, and land remediation, bringing engineering to life


MOBIE attracts and inspires future creators of the Built Environment through exciting new technical and vocational courses and schools outreach.

Daniel Connal Partnership

Daniel Connal Partnership provides building consultancy services. We are a diverse and friendly team of project managers, quantity surveyors, building surveyors, party wall surveyors and health & safety advisors, keen to promote the construction sector and the wide range of career opportunities it offers.

What we do

We are a committed to spreading the message of Shaping Your World far and wide.

We have all signed up to the 1% pledge meaning 1% of our workforce visit at least 1 school each in 12 months. Our smaller partners (less than 100 employees) have committed to at least 1 employee to do this.

We also promote the campaign in a variety of different ways:

Meet our people – to highlight the range of roles available in the built environment you can read profiles of our people on the ‘Find a role’ page or in our Careers Guide which we give out at events.

  • Clients
  • Contractors
  • Trade & Events Partners

Virtual World Plaques – find the location of real world plaques on our projects. These contain interactive stories which lift the lid on what it takes to keep the built environment on track.

Events and giveaways – find as at events across the country and ask us what we do and how you can get involved. There’s plenty of opportunity to have a go with our avatar builder, learn about roles available and grab yourself some of our great promo items These range from notebooks, to snapbands and bluetooth speakers.

How to get involved

If you want to be part of it and take advantage of all of these great resources we’d love to hear from you. Shaping Your World is open to:

  • Clients 
  • Subcontractors
  • Trade bodies
  • Public bodies
  • Media partners

Together we can make a real difference to the perception of the built environment. You will be kept informed of ways to be involved in public affairs activity related to Shaping and are welcome to suggest other ways to leverage the initiative with other Shaping partners to promote our industry.