Hire locally-qualified jobseekers at no financial cost
The JobsFest Employer Incentive allows employers to hire locally-qualified jobseekers at no financial cost to work between Monday 3 October and Sunday 27 November 2016.
Employers can get involved at any time before 27 November. The incentive will:
- provide up to eight weeks' wages at minimum wage
- cover Social Security contributions
- give employers an eight-week opportunity to train and test the candidate
- include in-work support from a Back to Work mentor
To find out more about what JobFest can offer, contact us or download the PDF below.
As well as the JobsFest Employer Incentive, there are four weeks' of JobsFest events for jobseekers.
They take place between Tuesday 4 October and Thursday 27 October and are all designed to help locally-qualified jobseekers get new skills and fresh inspiration.