Applying through Kickstart Jobs UK is free of charge for employers.
We will handle the application process with the Government. You will receive 100% of the funding – we do not take a penny.
Also, by applying through Kickstart Jobs UK, the young people you recruit will gain free and exclusive access to our Kickstart Academy which will provide free employability skills training and support, helping you meet your employability obligations under the scheme.
For each Kickstart job, the government will cover the cost of 25 hours’ a week at the relevant National Minimum Wage in addition to pension and National Insurance contributions. Employers will also receive £1,500 per placement for wraparound support for the young person, including personal development and employability skills.