Employers who hire new apprentices between 1 August 2020 and 31 March 2021 could get:
- £2,000 for apprentices aged 16 to 24
- £1,500 for apprentices aged 25 and over
They can apply from 1 September 2020, and spend the payment on anything they need to support their organisation.
This is in addition to the £1,000 payment already given to help employers who meet the needs of some groups of apprentices in the workplace.
Incentive payments for hiring a new apprentice