DYW Glasgow is aware that many businesses will be facing uncertainty at the moment, below are helpful links to different financial support available:

Apprenticeship Employer Grant 

Support for employers when taking on Modern or Graduate Apprentices 

Full details here

Flexible Workforce Development Fund

Up to £15,000 towards training for apprenticeship Levy-paying employers and £5,000 for SMEs in Scotland. 

Full details here


Kickstart Scheme 

The Kickstart Scheme creates new, fully subsidised jobs for young people across the UK. The 6 month placements are open to those aged 16-24 who are claiming Universal Credit and at risk of long term unemployment. If your business would like to offer kickstart roles, Glasgow Chamber of Commerce can support you with your application. 

Full details here


SDS Individual Training Accounts  (ITA) 

Get up to £200 towards the cost of a training course with an SDS Individual Training Account (ITA)

Full details here


Digital Development Loan 

The Digital Development Loan was created by the Scottish Government to provide loans to companies who wish to improve their digital capabilities and capacity. The loan also covers staff digital skills development as part of the Scottish Government’s drive to improve economic productivity.

Full details here


Adopt an Apprentice 

Be rewarded for taking on a skilled trainee 

Full details here

If you are an employer and would like any further information on financial support, contact Nicola at nicola.mcgowan@glasgowchamberofcommerce.com