In 2017, Neil Weller became Chair for the London Apprenticeship Ambassador Network and continuously encourages other businesses to join and increase their apprentice intake. He has a particular ambition to expand the Network in London, so that even more young people get the opportunity to become an apprentice, just as he did when he began his career.
Neil is also heavily involved in other education-based groups such as ACE, TAC, CIBSE, EngC, BESA, Construction Leadership Council which are dedicated to make a significant change in the UK’s national apprenticeship system. In addition, Neil sits on Employers Board for T Levels and Mayor’s Construction Academy – North and Central Hub.
Neil was the Managing Partner for TB+A up to 2015, expanding the practice nationally during his tenure. He formalised their apprenticeship scheme in 2010 and subsequently acted as the lead employer to develop, approved, Level 3 and Level 6 design Trailblazers; whilst additionally setting bespoke college courses which historically had not met his company’s needs.