Employers can apply for funding to create jobs for 16 to 24 year olds on Universal Credit.
Applies to England, Scotland and Wales
If you’re an employer looking to create jobs
Employers of all sizes can apply for funding to create jobs for 16 to 24 year olds on Universal Credit.
The funding 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 6 months
- associated employer National Insurance contributions
- minimum automatic enrolment pension contributions
Sign in to manage your vacancies (only for employers who have applied online)
If you’re a Kickstart gateway, check the guidance for gateways.