Business and investment Employer support: recruitment, apprenticeships, placements, skills and organisational development

Placements, T-levels and internships

  • Kickstart
    • Kickstart is a new Government scheme to create high quality, 6-month work placements for young people, aged 16 to 24, who are on Universal Credit and deemed to be at risk of long term unemployment. Government will provide funding to employers to cover the cost of each job placement. Visit Manchester City Council to find out more.
  • Work experience through Jobcentre Plus
    •  If you want to support young people who are looking for work, you can offer work experience through Jobcentre Plus. Work experience organised by Jobcentre Plus is open to young people who are aged 18 to 24 years old or people aged 25 and over who don’t have recent work history. Visit GOV.UK work experience employer guide
  • T-Level Industry Placements
    • T Levels are 2-year qualifications for 16 to 19 year olds. Designed with employers, each T Level is equivalent to 3 A levels and helps young people develop the knowledge, attitude and practical skills to thrive in the workplace. At the heart of each course, a 45-day industry placement will give you early access to the brightest talent entering your market.Government provides information about T Levels including funding and recruitment support. Visit GOV.UK
  • Offering placements to North Manchester residents.
  • Student placements and internships from Manchester Metropolitan University or The University of Manchester.

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