Apply for Kickstart Scheme

What is the Kickstart Scheme?

The Kickstart Scheme provides funding to create new job placements for 16 to 24 year olds on Universal Credit who are at risk of long term unemployment.

Employers of all sizes can apply for funding which covers:

– 100% of the National Minimum Wage (or the National Living Wage depending on the age of the participant) for 25 hours per week for a total of 6 months
– associated employer National Insurance contributions
– employer minimum automatic enrolment contributions

Find out more about the Kickstart Scheme and all its benefits to your business here.

Apply using the below form and we will be in touch as soon as possible!

Submit a Kickstart Scheme enquiry


Contact name
Business name
Contact number
Contact email address
Number of kickstart placements on offer
Details of the sorts of roles available

Thank you for your interest in the Kickstart Scheme!

We will pass your enquiry over to the relevant party who will be in touch with you soon.

For any urgent queries, please ring us on 01522 523333.

Kind regards,

Lincolnshire Chamber of Commerce

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