Youth unemployment in Britain is on course to more than triple to the highest levels since the early 1980s, according to a report warning that a “Covid generation” could be lost to long periods out of work. Get the latest advice on how developing workplace skills, balancing work & life, negotiating a pay rise, Apprenticeships and much more. The Great British Entrepreneur Awards are part of the Kickstart Scheme, which provides funding to employers to create jobs for 16 to 24 year olds on Universal Credit - see more below.
I’ve read a lot in the media about how large businesses are often losing out to smaller companies when attracting and retaining top young talent, says Rashid Ajami, Campus Society. The latter appears to offer fresh and exciting opportunities that larger organisations struggle to match.
As part of the Kickstart Scheme we can also support your placements with employability skills training, short course and tasks, CV building and interview techniques.
If you cannot provide this in house please talk to us about using ‘My Employability Hub’.