Calling all SME’s looking to recruit a graduate

Gain unparalleled access to the best graduates, and the tools and know-how you need to become an independent, confident graduate employer

The RISE scheme may be for you. RISE works with growing small and medium sized businesses (SMEs) in the South Yorkshire Mayoral Combined Authority to provide unparalleled access to the best graduates, and share all of the tools and know-how they need to become an independent, confident graduate employer.

The scheme supports businesses step-by-step with a tailored support package to ensure the hire you make is the perfect match. The service is completely free to use and businesses may be eligible to receive a one off grant payment for your first hire.

You can access the SME information sheet by clicking on this link, view the eligibility criteria, the full offer to businesses, information about grants and key dates.

Anyone who wants to learn more about the scheme can book an appointment directly with a member of the RISE team by clicking the button below:

Businesses have until 16 September, so please get in touch as soon as possible if you would like help to secure talent.

There is also a free ‘How to develop and retain graduates’ masterclass taking place on 7 September. You can register by clicking the link below:

To see what other support the South Yorkshire Mayoral Combined Authority may be able to provide your business please click the link below:


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