Incentives to Hire Unemployed People - Intreo


Intreo provides a wide range of supports and services to assist with your employment needs, designed to make sure that your company can access potential employees.

The range of services are provided at no cost to employers and include:

  • Employment support and advice on a National and European level, giving you access to skilled, job ready candidates. The Jobs Ireland employment service is an excellent support resource when your company is recruiting – both now and in the future..
  • Financial supports when creating new jobs, minimising the cashflow demands for your company. The JobsPlus is an employer incentive which encourages and rewards employers who employ jobseekers on the Live Register. Employers are paid an incentive monthly in arrears over a 2-year period. It provides 2 levels of regular payments, €7,500 and €10,000 respectively. The scheme is open to employers who create new and additional jobs.
  • Workplace supports to assist employees with disabilities.
  • Advice and access to any employment initiatives of relevance to your company.