Offer of a Kickstart Placement
This Agreement is for use where the individual undertaking the placement is a worker – and hence is entitled to receive the National Minimum Wage and certain other statutory rights such as paid annual leave – but is not an Employee If the individual is an Employee, they should be given a Contract of Employment.
This is a comprehensive document and contains all the relevant content you need to remain legally compliant.
Under the requirements of the Kickstart Scheme, the placement must last for at least 6 months, for a minimum 25 hours per week and must be paid at least at the National Minimum Wage rate.
Please also note that you should enclose a completed Employee Data Privacy Notice with this letter, which is available in our toolkit, you Cn find that in the recruitment section or here in Coronavirus too.