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Kickstart Scheme

Kickstart Scheme information


Find out more information by visiting the national Kickstart Scheme website

https://jobhelp.campaign.gov.uk/kickstart/




Support from Jobcentre Plus


Talk to your work coach to find out more about local Kickstart placement opportunities and for help to apply.




Speak to a careers advisor​


Call the National Careers Service on 0800 100 900 for help to identify skills that could be useful in a range of different roles.




Give feedback, get a £20 Love to Shop voucher


DWP would like to get feedback from people who are applying for or recently offered a Kickstart Job placement.

We want to find out more about your experience and how it could be improved in the future and we'll give you a £20 Love to Shop voucher in return.

By completing this short survey, you are letting us know you are happy for us to contact you to arrange to arrange a 1-2-1 feedback session.

Closes 1st Nov 2021





What is the Kickstart Scheme? How do I find a Kickstart placement? 

 

Are you a young person aged between 16 and 24? 

Are you on universal credit?

The Kickstart Scheme is a 6-month paid job placement with a local employer, funded by the Government. It provides a fully funded opportunity for you to get experience of working in a local business and gain access to skills.

These high-quality placements will give you the best chance of getting on and getting a job.

Placements available now! Get in touch with your Work Coach to find out more!

 

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