Date Posted: Oct 16, 2020
DurhamWorks is supporting unemployed young people aged 16 – 24 to secure employment by providing small businesses with a salary grant of up to £2,500.
Using the grant, the DurhamWorks team have secured employment for 50 young people in the last 12 months and helped employers to expand their workforce.
Gateway Wheelers in Hetton-Le-Hole employed Anthony Beach with the help of the DurhamWorks grant. The team supported Sarah, the manager at Gateway Wheelers, through the grant application process. Once the grant was approved, Sarah was able to recruit Anthony, a DurhamWorks participant, to the rol...Read More
DurhamWorks helps employers access the many rewards of employing young people.
Recruiting 16 to 24-year-olds can positively impact on everything from performance and productivity to growth, innovation and morale.
With DurhamWorks it's really simple too. Support and funding may be available to ensure you find the ideal person for your business.
Here are just a few reasons why hundreds of County Durham businesses are already taking advantage of the scheme:
Still not sure if DurhamWorks can support you and your business? Take a listen to the DurhamWorks podcast here where we talk to Claire Gibbon, the owner of the Park Head Hotel, who has taken on three members of staff through DurhamWorks and explains the continue support they receive.Register your interest in employing young people through DurhamWorks
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