About S&K Scaffolding

As a company, our main focus is on the relationships we have with our clients. Every operative or member of management that you encounter will be friendly, approachable and competent. As a result, we maintain long-standing, working relationships with our clients and pride ourselves on delivering the same high standard on every project.

We aim to make working with us as easy as possible and believe that this is achieved with our high level of quality within staffing, materials and expertise. We have never failed to come up with a solution to an access problem yet, but always welcome the challenge!

A Brief History

S&K Scaffolding is a friendly, family run business established in 1980 who, in the 30+ years they have been trading, have become industry leaders.

 As Director, Jon Sweeney has always pushed the company towards the highest possible standards. Currently employing 30+ staff, S&K are highly experienced and capable of carrying out work for all aspects of the construction industry.

As NASC members S&K Scaffolding pride themselves in the quality of their work and have made a good name within the industry over the years and as a result, are the first phone call for many leading construction companies.

 From providing scaffold for the construction of the Bournemouth International Centre in 1980, to carrying out major scaffolding works for refurbishments at Sandhurst Military Academy now in 2013, S&K have continued to push the bar in terms of good service, quality and health and safety. 


Meet the team

Jonathan Sweeney

Jonathan Sweeney – Director

Advanced Scaffolder

Jon was part of one of the first groups to undergo formal scaffolding training with the CITB in the UK. Before founding S&K Scaffolding, he worked for GKN Mills starting as a trainee going on to become a manager.

Since forming S&K Scaffolding, his aim has been to change the perception of scaffolders by providing a friendly, accommodating service that our customers value very highly.

Craig Sweeney

Craig Sweeney – Manager

Ba (Hons), Advanced Scaffold Inspector, NEBOSH Construction Cert.

Craig has a background in Health and Safety and is also responsible for contract management and estimating.

Charlie Way

Charlie Way – Manager

Scaffolder, SMSTS

Charlie has been a part of the industry for over 15 years and has gained extensive experience in all aspects of the job. Starting as a trainee on the company, he now runs operational aspects of the company.

Kim Rowlatt

Kim Rowlatt – Office Administrator


Kim is the voice at the other end of the phone! She takes care of all things administrative including sending out RAMS, Handover Certificates and all of our customers’ sub-contractor forms! As well as this, she looks after making sure our operatives are up to date with training and ensuring they reach the highest standard within the industry.

Cathy Tarvin

Cathy Tarvin – Accounts

Cathy looks after all things finance within the company and Is the person you speak to when dealing with our accounts. She is very friendly and approachable and will be able to answer any questions you may have within minutes!