WPP - Provider
The Work Placement Programme facilities your business to take on a person for a nine month work experience placement. While the person is gaining valuable work experience they are also contributing to your business. You have the opportunity to see how they work and if you are in a position to recruit you will have had ample opportunity to determine if they are suitable.
How to Apply?
Contact the FÁS National Contact Centre at freephone 1800 611 116 or e-mail email@example.com
to request a Word version of the WPP Application form or download the PDF version (PDF 62kb) and return the completed form to the postal address indicated.
Who is Eligible?
Businesses in the Public, Private, Community and Voluntary Sector can apply to offer work placements. In your application you will be required to meet certain criteria and to make certain declarations. See Application Guidelines (PDF 42kb) for details.
Do I Pay Participants?
This is a work experience placement and so you are not required to pay Participants during the placement. Individuals in receipt of social welfare payments will need to ensure that any payments they receive do not affect their social welfare status and entitlements.