Get Youth Working!
Program Funds Still Available
you in the hiring process?
may be eligible to receive a $2,800 hiring incentive!
The Get Youth Working! Program,
funded through the Canada-British Columbia Labour Market
Agreement, offers BC employers a $2,800 hiring incentive (up to
3 employees at $2,800 each) to hire eligible youth 15 to 29
years of age. Additionally, employers may request up to $1,000
to purchase training for the newly-hired youth.
Conduct your own recruiting and at any time
during your recruiting process, or when you are ready to hire,
complete and submit an online application. The approval process
is quick and easy and if you and your proposed new hire meet the
program criteria, you are eligible for the funding!
No complicated paperwork! Once approved, the
$2,800 hiring incentive is disbursed to you in three equal
payments over the first three months of employment.
Please review the employer and youth eligibility