New Salford Fund for SMEs

Date: 17/04/2019
Author: Salford City Council
Company: Salford City Council

If you’re a Salford SME business that wants to recruit to a new apprenticeship role or upskill your existing workforce, you can apply for funding for the provision of apprenticeship training.

The Salford Skills for Business Apprenticeship Fund which is backed by some of Salford’s leading businesses and public sector bodies can offer you the following:

  • 100% funding for the provision of apprenticeship training*
  • Support with employment costs - up to £3,000 per business*
  • Free workplace resilience training for the apprentice Vacancy matching service – help finding suitable apprentice candidates from our talent pool
  • Help to set up an account with the government’s Digital Apprenticeship Service Receive free advice and guidance on the best apprenticeship programmes for your business

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*Subject to meeting criteria