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Get onto Kickstart before 28 February

16 Jan 2013

Small businesses in the building and construction industries have until February 28 to take advantage of the federal government's Kickstart program, which rewards employers with an additional $3,350 for taking on a new apprentice.

This is in addition to the $1,500 commencement payment for eligible employers, which triples the incentive paid to employers in the first year who take on a new apprentice between December 1 and February 28...

Read the full article here: SMEs offered $3,350 carrot in Kickstart apprentice program


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