WHAT IS KICKSTART?


The Kickstart Scheme is a six-month paid job with a local employer, funded by the Government. It provides a fully funded opportunity for young people to gain experience of working in some of Britain’s most exciting companies.
Hundreds of roles are on offer in many different types of businesses across the North East.


Are you aged 16 to 24, unemployed (with no other income received in the last five weeks) and claiming Universal Credit?