As the UK adjusts to the new normal, Government have introduced financial support to help employers hire new apprentices. Through apprenticeships, you can build competitive skills to encourage growth in your organisation.
INCENTIVE PAYMENTS FOR HIRING A NEW APPRENTICE
When you hire new security apprentices between 1 August 2020 and 31 January 2021, you can apply for extra funding to give your organisation a boost.
For apprentices aged:
- 18 to 24, you’ll receive £2,000
- Over 25, you’ll receive £1,500
The payment is in addition to the existing £1,000 you’ll already get for taking on an apprentice who is:
- Aged 16 to 18 years old (BS7858 Screening & Vetting Apprentice for example)