It's always an excellent sign for a business when the realisation sets in that another employee is needed. But where to go from there? It'd be nice to have the new employee without paying any wages or incurring any training costs. Well, that's not going to happen (mainly because such slave labour is illegal). But, Alliance Learning has a solution that is the next best thing.
The Government is encouraging employers to recruit an Apprentice through the 'Appprenticeship Grant for Employers of 16 to 24 year olds'. It is aimed at helping eligible employers to offer young people employment through Apprenticeship programmes, by providing wage grants to assist employers in recruiting their first Apprentice. And Alliance Learning have this option available.
The National Apprenticeship Service will provide up to 40,000 Apprenticeship grants to small to medium sized employers recruiting 16 to 24 year olds. However, it is on a first-come/first-serve basis. Some recent changes to the law include:
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