The Kickstart support firms to offer six-month work placements for 16 to 24-year-olds who are in receipt of Universal Credit and at risk of long-term unemployment.
Funding is available for:
- 100% of the relevant National Minimum Wage for 25 hours a week
- associated employer National Insurance contributions
- employer minimum automatic enrolment contributions
Employers will get £1,000 per placement to support any set up costs, training or equipment required.
Neath Port Talbot Council acts as a Gateway Representative (local agent) for the Kickstart programme.
Our employability team will be providing a full package of support for both the placement and the employer, through reviews and support sessions.
How to get involved
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