extra support

When an employer takes on a 16-18 they will receive a payment to help meet the costs of employing them – This will be paid to the employer through the provider

This payment will also be available if you hire

  • an apprentice who is between 19 and 24 years old and who has an Education and Health and Care Plan provided by the local authority
  • a 19 to 24 year old who has been in the care of the local authority

If an apprentice has additional learning needs such as dyslexia a payment will be made directly to the training provider to help with the extra costs of learning