Call +44 (0)1163267786 - Email office@m-cubed.org

Apprenticeship cash boost

The government has confirmed that employers of all sizes in England can now apply for £3,000 in extra funding to help them take on new apprentices.

The government has confirmed that employers of all sizes in England can now apply for £3,000 in extra funding to help them take on new apprentices.

The boost to the apprenticeship incentive scheme was confirmed by Chancellor Rishi Sunak in the Budget in March.

The claims portal opened on 1 June and businesses can apply for £3,000 for each new apprentice hired as a new employee from 1 April until 30 September.

The cash incentive is designed to help more employers invest in the skilled workforce they need for the future as part of the government's Plan for Jobs.

The government says the scheme builds on action already underway to protect, support and create more jobs while bringing the UK's skills and education system closer to the employer market.

The Chancellor commented:

'Young people have been hit especially hard by the crisis – which is why our Plan for Jobs, launched last year, is focused on helping them get the skills they need to get the jobs they want.

'By boosting the cash incentives for our apprenticeship scheme we're improving opportunities for young people to stay in and find work – this could not be more important in our economy's recovery.'

Find out more and apply at www.gov.uk/guidance/incentive-payments-for-hiring-a-new-apprentice.

Internet link: GOV.UK news

Copyright

© 2021 M Cubed Chartered Accountants. All rights reserved.

We use cookies on this website, you can find more information about cookies here.
Contact Us

Please call:
+44 (0)1163267786

Address
M Cubed Chartered Accountants, 9 De Montfort Street, Leicester, Leicestershire LE1 7GE
Quick links

Home | Contact us | Site map | Accessibility | Disclaimer | Help |

Registered to carry on audit work in the UK and Ireland and regulated for a range of investment business activities by the Institute of Chartered Accountants in England and Wales. M Cubed is a trading name of M Cubed Limited. A full list of the firms directors is open for inspection at 9 De Montfort Street, Leicester, LE1 7GE the principal place of business and registered office.
Registered in England & Wales: 02818027

powered by totalSOLUTION