As the UK faces constant pressure to boost housing construction, delays in the release of new homes is likely to become reality without the development of key roles within roofing.

NFRC, The National Federation of Roofing Contractors, promotes apprenticeships in roofing to attract fresh talent, highlighting the viability and long-term prospects of a career in the sector.

As part of our news-style programme Apprenticeships: Pathway to Success, Ruth Scarrott, Head of Careers at NFRC, explores why the roofing sector presents such promising and broad career opportunities.