If you’re an employer looking to take on new staff or create an apprenticeship you could be eligible for funding. Nottingham Jobs can provide direct financial support for local employers looking to employer city residents.

We have over £1m that your business could access via the grant schemes below:

Nottingham Jobs Fund

Nottingham Jobs fund supports SME employers (with 250 employees or less) to create jobs and apprenticeships for unemployed City residents who are 16+ and meet certain criteria.

We contribute a grant of £3,500 towards salary costs plus an additional £500 grant to cover the cost of training.

To be eligible for funding, employers must:

  • create a new role
  • guarantee twelve months work
  • be at least 35 hours per week
  • pay the National Minimum Wage