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Employment Grants and Incentives

This section provides an overview of government schemes and programmes which can help you, the Employer, to hire staff.

Local Enterprise Office - Financial Supports

Local Enterprise Offices provide a range of financial supports designed to assist with the establishment and/or growth of businesses employing up to ten people.

Back to Work Allowance (BTWA) Scheme.

This is a weekly social welfare payment that can be made in addition to wages. It provides a financial cushion to support social welfare recipients who return to work for a minimum of 20 hours per week

Recruitment of a Key Person

Enterprise Ireland provides assistance towards the cost of employing key personnel

Intertrade Ireland Acumen Programme - Recruitment

Cross-border business development programme designed to stimulate cross-border sales

Graduate Placements (Export Orientation Programme)

Graduate training programme, with advantages for both graduates and companies

Grants for Adapting or Equipping the Workplace for Disabled Staff

This section covers the issues surrounding grants for adapting or equipping the workplace for disabled staff.

Grants for Employers to Retain Employees with Disabilities, Part One

The Employee Retention Grant Scheme is a scheme in Ireland that aims to assist employers to retain employees who acquire an illness or impairment that affects their ability to carry out their job.

Grant Aid Scheme for Employers with Disabled Staff

The following is an overview of the Wage Subsidy Scheme which provides financial incentives to employers to employ disabled people who work more than 20 hours per week.

Employment, Disability and Adapting to Change

There are a range of employment supports in Ireland aimed at assisting employers gain and retain employees with a disability.

Training Grants for Disability Awareness in Employment

An overview of Grant Aid available towards the training of staff, regarding disability awareness.

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