COVID-19: Recruitment and redundancy support

Free support is available for recruitment advice, or for those facing redundancy

Leeds City Region Employment Hub

If coronavirus has put extra pressures on your business, or you have employees facing redundancy, then you can use Leeds City Region Employment Hub.

The Employment Hub is a free, impartial service to help you recruit talent, or find alternative work for those at risk of redundancy.

York and North Yorkshire Growth Hub

You can access support through the York and North Yorkshire Growth Hub.

York and North Yorkshire Jobs Fuse brings together the expertise of the National Careers Service, the Department for Work and Pensions and the York and North Yorkshire Growth Hub to provide a ‘one stop shop’ for both job seekers and local employers.

Job Centre Plus

Employers can find support on the Jobcentre Plus website, offering a range of advice to help your business overcome challenges associated with the COVID-19 pandemic.

Whether you're needing to expand rapidly, or worried about redundancies, you can find advice on next steps and the best ways to support your staff.

Future Goals York

Employees facing redundancy can contact one of the Learning, Skills and Employment Advisers through Future Goals York for support with:

  • CV writing
  • job searching and matching
  • writing applications
  • preparing for interviews

You can contact Future Goals York on email: future.goals@york.gov.uk.

You can call Gillian Astbury on telephone: 07923 206119, or Paul McGrath on telephone: 07923 217369.

Further recruitment and redundancy support

Any businesses looking to recruit can find staff and recruitment assistance through Jobs in York.

See help for employers on GOV.UK.

See general advice from the government on finding work.

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