Following Boris Johnson’s announcement on the 4th January, please contact for information on how we can help you adapt your Kickstart vacancy during the national lockdown.

Introducing Kickstart Kent from Social Enterprise Kent

Social Enterprise Kent are supporting local businesses and social enterprises to access funding from the Government’s Kickstart Scheme and create jobs for unemployed young people.

Kickstart Kent can help your business to

Create jobs

Jobs must be additional jobs and for a minimum of 25 hours per week over six months

Access funding

Government funding is available to support wage and employment costs for the new job

Get support

We provide expert careers support helping the young person to progress in their career

Your Kickstart journey…


Pledge your support and submit your jobs online

We apply to Government to secure the funding


You interview, select and employ a young person

Pledge a job now

How do you want to pledge today?

Pledges to date



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