The new government Kickstart programme is designed to offer young people on universal credit a Job placement for six months to help them gain work experience and training.
All employers can participate by providing new jobs or vacancies. Organisations providing less that thirty vacancies are require to work with aan umbrella or Gateway Organisation who can coordinate multiple employer to provide a total of thirty or more vacancies.
Edinburgh Social Enterprise has been approved as Gateway Organisation and will now be coordinating opportunities for young people from our members and other Social Enterprises. This is a unique opportunity to raise awareness of the sector amongst young people and showcase the wide range of exciting jobs and opportunities within the sector. For more information please follow this link.