Over the six-years of construction, the Lower Thames Crossing will provide work for more than 22,000 people - including those employed directly to build the project and thousands more through the supply chain.

There will be a diverse range of job opportunities from engineers, architects and designers to caterers, sign makers and IT support.

Read our Skills, Education and Employment Strategy

Skills, Education and Employment Strategy.

Find out more in our Roadmap to Growth brochure, which also explains how we aim to set new standards for construction in a low-carbon world.