Apprenticeship Levy Paying Employers
Apprenticeship Levy Funds
NowSkills has been making sure that companies across the North West have been getting the most out of their levy funds, by working with businesses and delivering high quality and high standard IT apprenticeship programs. We understate it could be a hassle dealing with levy funds, hence why NowSkills is ready to help you every step of the way! We make sure that your levy funds benefits and supports young learners to kick start their careers. NowSkills does all for this for you and it won’t cost you anything!
Funding for levy employers
The Apprenticeship Levy started on the 6th April 2017. Since then, employers in any sector with an annual payroll of over £3 million have to pay a Levy charged at a rate of 0.5% of annual payroll
Enrol Existing Staff or Recruit New Apprentices?
At NowSkills we offer employers the option to enrol existing employees onto our apprenticeship programmes or we offer a free recruitment service to help you find the best new digital talent to bring into your organisation
LEVY FREQUENTLY ASKED QUESTIONS
Finding the Apprenticeship Levy rules a bit complex? We have some of the more common FAQs for you to have a look at on the next page. Don't worry if the answer you need isn't listed, we can still answer your questions about the Apprenticeship Levy
Add your learners to the Levy Digital Apprenticeship Service system
Guidance on how to add a NowSkill's digital apprentice to your ESFA's Digital Apprenticeship Service account so that you can utilise your levy funds and set up automated payments
Transfer Levy Funds
Employers are now able to transfer levy funds to other employers who wishes to receive a transfer, in order to pay for their Apprenticeships training and assessment. Employers who pay into the apprenticeship levy and have unused apprenticeship funds can help support local employers and help out in the community or support a young person with their apprenticeship funding, levy paying employers could be making a difference for young learners.
Use the Apprenticeship Levy calculator below in order to estimate how much your organisation will be paying towards an Apprenticeship monthly. It would be useful to know your organisation’s annual UK payroll.
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The people who I have spoken with have been great to me, I recieved the help I asked for from them. It only took a few weeks for me to get an apprenticeship after signing up with them. Thanks.
The staff are friendly and cooperative, they found multiple opportunities for me within 2 weeks of me applying.
Very well organised, quick got back to me within 4 hours of applying then 2 months later got a job. Fantastic for people who want to get an apprenticeship.
Easy placement, had a great experience with NowSkills.
Absolutely brilliant, If your looking for an apprenticeship then this is the place to call!
Really helpful to get me into the IT Apprenticeship I had wanted for so long ;) Lovely people who I dealt with. Thanks to the Nowskills team :D
Now Skills are very personal with their communication and are very approachable. They give you the best guidence regarding interviews. However if possible feedback from interviews (negative aspects as well as positive) would be nice.
Very helpful set of staff that work with you to help you achieve where you want to get, well structured course and brilliant opportunities, thanks again sandy!
No complaints, helped me find an IT apprenticeship quickly and I perfectly understand what is expected of me throughout the duration of my apprenticeship.