CITB has set up a ‘New Entrant Support Team’ to assist registered members with taking on Apprentices and new entrants from inception to completion and will cover

The team will signpost you to useful employment resources and help advertise your apprenticeship vacancy on Talentview to attract potential candidates and let them find you – all for free, helping you get the right apprentice.

CITB Funding
The team will ensire you’re set up to receive CITB apprenticeship grants:
• Attendance grant: £2,500 (per year, per apprentice)
• Achievement grant: £3,500 (on successful completion of the apprenticeship).

Admin/paperwork (including Government Funding)
You will receive help with the paperwork, liaising with the training provider, setting up your Government Digital Account and more so you can focus on the job.

The team will keep in touch to make sure you have the support you need to help your apprentice achieve and become a fully-fledged employee on completion.

More information is available here.