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Support for employers

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Support for employers and apprentices during the Coronavirus pandemic

Guidance for apprentices and employers is available from central government here

The Think Sandwell Business Growth team help companies by offering advice and support ranging from information on funding to help to identify and establish key contacts and networks. Their dedicated website offers you a single point of contact for information and advice.
They also have dedicated pages giving information and advice about support available generally for businesses from central and local government during the pandemic.

Are you a business interested in taking on an apprentice or employing staff?

Whether taking on staff for the first time or growing your existing team; when you are ready to add new people to your workforce Think Sandwell Employment and Skills provide a complete package of personal, tailored support to guide you through the entire recruitment process at no cost to your business.

Our service to you is bespoke and managed through a dedicated member of staff. We will discuss your specific requirements with you and can assist in the preparation of job descriptions, vacancy advertisements and interviews. Interested? Contact us for more information

Kickstart Scheme- for employers

Can you offer a young person a job placement that will give them the experience they need? If you can offer NEW, six-month placements to young people, the government will fully fund the position. Think Sandwell Employment and Skills can help you to access this programme - for more information please email us

Employing someone with a disability or health condition

The Specialist Employment Team offer bespoke support for employers when employing candidates who may need additional support.

Interested? Get in touch