Kickstart Gateway from ResourceBank; helping YOU help young people get back to work
ResourceBank is approved by the government to help your business support young people in receipt of Universal Credit and who are at risk of long-term unemployment get back to work.
About the Kickstart scheme
The scheme provides funding to create new job placements for 16 to 24 year olds on Universal Credit who are at risk of long term unemployment. Regardless of the size of your business you can apply for funding which covers:
100% of the National Minimum Wage (or the National Living Wage depending on the age of the participant) for 25 hours per week for a total of six months
Associated employer National Insurance Contributions
Delivering employability and job search skills to your participants
Our employability training includes
Problem solving Communication and digital Written and numerical Organisational Timekeeping Self confidence
Adaptability Resilience Listening and presenting CV writing Interview preparation Monitor the support and how effective it is
Articles about Kickstart
Kickstarting their way to a new career!
The Government launched its Kickstart scheme in September 2020 providing funding for 250,000 job opportunities for young people who have been affected by the economic impact of the COVID pandemic [...]