Help available to Southwark employers who employ young people

Southwark employers who would like to increase their workforce but lack funds are invited to a meeting on 29th January 2015 at the Clarence Centre for Enterprise and Innovation, LSBU, St George’s Circus SE1 0AP.

A young man grinding metal

The meeting which will take place from 18:00 to 20:00, is meant for those who would like to invest in the best new brains with Southwark Enterprise and Employment Development Scheme (SEEDS).

All that an employer must do is employ a young local person and pay them the London Living Wage and SEEDS we’ll keep their business growing by helping to pay the worker’s salaries.

SEEDS will provide wage incentives of up to 50% to eligible employers who create job opportunities lasting 12 months.

It will also provide employability training and support for young people prior to securing employment.

More details about SEED will be provided at the meeting.

Please RSVP by email to or call 0800 052 0540 to confirm your attendance.

Follow The AfroNews on Twitter @TheAfroNewsUK and Like Us on Facebook