START Program

Employment Nova Scotia, Government of Nova Scotia • Applies only to: Nova Scotia

If your organization has a job opening in Nova Scotia, you can apply for financial incentives to hire an eligible, unemployed worker.

You must:

  • Pay a full minimum/market wage
  • Offer ongoing employment or work experience with transferable skills
  • Be a small or medium-sized organization
  • Offer at least 30 hours per week, or 15 if the business is new

Social enterprises and non-profit organizations are also invited to apply for this program.

Other conditions and requirements apply.

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