What is the YEI?

YEI is the European Union Youth Employment Initiative. This was set up to target areas of the UK that had over 25% youth unemployment as of 2012. 

Who funds this project? 

The project is funded by the European Union Social Fund’s Youth Employment Initiative, Nottingham City Council and Sustrans.

Is my client eligible?

To be eligible to participate in Nottingham Gets 2 Work a person must meet all of the following criteria:

  • Aged 16-29
  • Living within the Nottingham City boundary
  • Not currently in any form of employment, apprenticeships, placements, education or training
  • Legally resident in the UK
  • Able to take paid employment in the UK