VERTO delivers youth jobs path in Central West NSW
Did you know VERTO is a jobactive provider in Central Western New South Wales? As part of this, the VERTO team delivers Youth Jobs PaTH, a new, flexible program designed to prepare young people for work.
The program also encourages employers to trial a young person for a job by offering financial incentives to reduce the cost of recruitment.
Youth Jobs PaTH has three key elements: Prepare - Trial - Hire.
- Prepare: Young people will be prepared for work through Employability Skills Training to help improve their chances of finding and keeping a job.
- Trial: Employers can trial a young person in an internship for between 4 and 12 weeks. All employers who host an internship receive an upfront payment of $1000. Interns receive a $200 fortnightly incentive payment on top of their income support and are covered by insurance, both paid by the Australian Government.
- Hire: Employers who hire an eligible young person can receive up to $10,000 to help contribute to the costs of hiring and training.
To find out how the VERTO team can help you and your business, contact your local VERTO Workforce Development Consultant today on 1300 4 VERTO.