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Get SET Academy is an approved Kickstart Gateway Provider. The scheme provides funding to employers, to create new job placements for 16-24-year-olds on Universal Credit who are at risk of long-term unemployment.
Employers of all sizes can apply for funding which covers:
Employers can spread the start date of the job placements up until the end of December 2021.
Any organisation can apply for the funding, no matter the size, as long as the jobs that are being created are new. They can’t replace existing or planned vacancies, nor can they cause existing employees or contractors to lose their employment.
The roles that you create must:
Each application should outline how the placement will develop the participant’s skills and experience, including:
Once the placement has been created, it can be taken by someone else once the first applicant has completed their first six-month term.