JobStart Scheme Application

Closes 31 Mar 2022

Opened 2 Apr 2021


Use this service to apply for employer funding through the JobStart Scheme. You can use this service if you are an employer and wish to offer JobStart job opportunities.

Applies to: Northern Ireland

Before you start you will need:

  • the Companies House reference number, Charity Commission number if applicable
  • the organisation address and contact details
  • details of the JobStart Scheme job opportunities and their location
  • supporting information to show that the job opportunities do not displace current employees, contractors or apprentices and meet the JobStart Scheme criteria
  • information about the support you can give to develop the employability skills of young people

It is recommended that you read the guidance before completing your application. This can be found in the ‘Related’ section below.


  • Business


  • Labour Market