GO Wales is a European Social Fund and Welsh Government funded project. It operates under the ESF Convergence Priority 3, Theme 2 framework which aims to support the development of higher level skills and systems for workforce development. Within that framework, GO Wales aims to support the deployment, development and retention of graduates’ high level skills, knowledge and innovative potential in businesses in Wales.
We offer a variety of services to help businesses recruit and retain graduate staff. Your business could benefit from offering work experience to a student or graduate, take advantage of the cash support for staff training, recruit a student or graduate through a work placement or advertise a vacancy free of charge.
Thousands of businesses in Wales have already benefited from the GO Wales programme.
GO Wales Graduate Training and Development Fund offers financial support for training and development of graduate level staff in Welsh SMEs. You may be able to access up to £1,500 per person to up-skill your business.
GO Wales Work Placements give you the opportunity to attract the best students and graduates to your business. Employ a skilled individual to work on a short term project and receive a subsidy towards the salary costs.
Graduate Jobs is the only free website in Wales dedicated to graduate recruitment. Businesses and other organisations in Wales can advertise an unlimited number of vacancies via our online vacancy advertising service.
GO Wales Work Tasters are extremely flexible and designed to provide students and new graduates with a 'taste' of a particular career or working environment.
You will receive £100 per week for 6 months towards salary costs plus an individual with skills that could make a real difference to your business.
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