ReAct+ Scheme for Funding & Training: Unlock Your Potential for a Successful Career
Are you looking for a pathway to kick-start your career? ReAct+ Scheme for Funding & Training can help. If you’re between the ages of 18 and 24 and currently not enrolled in an educational programme, employed, or have received a redundancy notice, this scheme offers you the opportunity to unlock your full potential and secure a successful career. With financial support and tailored training options, ReAct+ is designed to empower you to thrive in the job market.
From vocational training grants to childcare and caring costs support, ReAct+ provides a comprehensive range of benefits to ensure your journey to employment is smooth and rewarding. Additionally, employers can benefit from the scheme by accessing financial support for wages and job-related training for eligible new recruits.
Read on to discover how the ReAct+ Scheme for Funding & Training can help you take the next step towards your dream career.
Discover Your Opportunities with ReAct+
If you’re between the ages of 18 and 24 and currently not enrolled in an educational programme, employed, or have received a redundancy notice, you may be eligible for up to £1500 in ReAct+ funding. This funding aims to provide the necessary training to help you secure a job and unleash your full potential.
Tailored Support to Empower You
At ReAct+, they understand that each individual’s circumstances are unique. That’s why their support is designed specifically to meet your needs, ensuring a smooth transition into employment. Take a look at the benefits available to you:
- Vocational Training Grant: Receive up to £1,500 to acquire the relevant skills you need for your desired career.
- Childcare and Caring Costs Support: Access up to £4,550 to cover childcare or caring expenses while you undergo training.
- Personal Development Support: Overcome barriers to employment with up to £500 for personal development initiatives.
- Mentoring and Work Experience: Gain valuable insights and practical experience through mentoring and work placement opportunities.
- Additional Training Costs: Receive up to £300 to assist with travel, accommodation, and other necessary expenses during your training.
Support for Your Future Employer
Are you eyeing a prospective employer? Good news! Employers can benefit from ReAct+ support as well. If you’re hired after facing redundancy or unemployment within the last 12 months, your new employer may receive financial assistance to cover wages and job-related training costs. Note that you must not have worked for 6 weeks or more since your redundancy or unemployment before your employer applies for support.
How to Apply for the ReAct+ Scheme
Ready to embark on your journey to a fulfilling career? Follow these simple steps:
- Contact a Careers Advisor at your local Careers Wales office on 0800 028 4844 to schedule an appointment.
- Meet with the adviser to determine your eligibility and obtain an application pack.
- Explore the training opportunities available through Karen Blake Coaching. Call us on 01685 700946 to find out how we can support you in gaining the skills you need for your next opportunity or career change.
Please note that Karen Blake Coaching is a registered training provider listed for Merthyr Tydfil and Blaenau Gwent. We also offer remote learning options for those unable to attend in-person.
For employers seeking support through the ReAct+ Scheme, please contact Welsh Government on 03000 255 888 to apply for Employer Recruitment and Training Support.
Other Support for the Unemployed
If you’re currently unemployed and claiming benefits, you may also be eligible for funding to pursue part-time study or receive assistance with childcare and other costs. We recommend checking with your local Job Centre Plus for more information.
Make the most of your potential with the ReAct+ Scheme. Let us help you take the next step towards a successful career!