James Hibben, Construction Technician apprentice at the Drake Circus development in Plymouth, has been nominated as a finalist for the Apprentice of the Year award for Building Plymouth.

McLaren are currently host employers for James whilst he is directly employed through the Shared Apprentice Scheme South West (SASW); a CITB driven initiative. The SASW has been set up by the CITB to meet growing demand for a more flexible approach to apprenticeships, the model reflects the needs of an ever-growing construction sector.

The awards take place on Saturday 9th March at the Apprentice Jobs Fair, Plymouth.