Job Support Programmes to Renew
Ahead of the Autumn Budget which will be presented by Chancellor Rishi Sunak on 27 October 2021, Sunak has made his Conservative Party Conference speech and indicated that he will be making the following commitments in a Spending Review to be announced at the same time as the Budget.
£500m will be given to renew job support programmes after the end of the furlough scheme including:
The Kickstart Scheme will run to March 2022, a three month extension. The scheme subsides eligible jobs for young people on universal credit.
The JETS scheme will run until September 2022. The scheme helps long-term unemployed people on universal credit.
Posted on 7 October, 2021 by Ortolan