Creating new job placements for 16 to 24 year olds on Universal Credit who are at risk of long term unemployment. Designed with Small, Medium businesses & startups in mind, the employer obtains up to £1,500 grant per job placement, plus the placement salary-related expenses are covered by the government (National Minimum Wage for 25 hours per week per employee for a total of 6 months). Employers can pay more than NMW.
The £1,500 per job placement grant funding is provided to cover setup costs, training and support purposes. However, you do not need to create job placements, set up and provide training yourself, as, according to the scheme, you can delegate that to another firm, such as Goldman Professionals.
If you are applying for less than 30 job placements, then you need to apply via a Kickstart Gateway (such as Goldman Professionals),