Kickstart your career with Centric HR

Kickstart your career with Centric HR

We have 2 immediate opportunities for young people aged 16 – 24 who are currently on Universal Credit to gain 6 months paid work experience for 25 hours per week through the Kickstart Scheme, here at our office in Rugeley. You’ll be joining a friendly team in a busy office environment assisting us to process […]

Kickstarter appointed to help kick off new scheme

Kickstarter appointed to help kick off new scheme - Centric HR

Centric HR, a leading human resource consultancy in Staffordshire has offered a work experience placement to a young candidate to help process and support other kickstarters who are being helped into the workplace through the governments Kickstart scheme. Peter Jones from Stafford joined the team at Centric HR in March to help support the business […]

Positive news for young people in employment   

Positive news for young people in employment - Centric HR

With the government announcing that the National Living Wage (NLW) and National Minimum Wage (NMW) rates will increase from April 2021, and exciting new schemes being launched such as Kickstart, there is positive news for young people in employment, giving them a much needed boost in these difficult times. The National Living Wage will increase […]

Information on the Kickstart scheme

Information on the Kickstart Scheme - Centric HR

Centric HR have been appointed as a ‘Gateway Provider’ on the government Kickstart website to help employers based anywhere in England, Scotland and Wales. We will manage, through robust financial and governance processes, the process from the starting point of application through to funding and wrap around care for the kickstarter. We have compiled a list of […]

Kickstart Scheme launched to create work placements

Kickstart Scheme - Centric HR

The government have introduced a new Kickstart Scheme in Great Britain, a £2 billion fund to create hundreds of thousands of high quality 6-month work placements aimed at those aged 16-24 who are on Universal Credit and are deemed to be at risk of long-term unemployment. Funding available for each job will cover 100% of the relevant National […]