About

Leicester Employment Hub logo

Leicester Employment Hub is a three year, £3.9 million business support project for small to medium sized enterprises (SMEs) in the Leicester and Leicestershire, run by Leicester City Council.  The project commenced on 1st October 2017 and runs to 30th September 2020.

The Hub works with local businesses to increase demand for:

  • Apprenticeships
  • Traineeships
  • Work experience
  • Internships
  • Volunteering
  • Work placements

The project also adds capacity to and complements the work of the Education Skills Funding Agency and local apprenticeship training providers.

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European Social Fund logo

Leicester Employment Hub is receiving up to £3.9million of funding from the European Social Fund as part of the 2014-2020 European Structural and Investment Funds Growth Programme in England. Established by the European Union, the European Social Fund helps local areas stimulate their economic development by investing in projects which will support skills development, employment and job creation, social inclusion and local community regenerations.