Decision details

Acceptance of Careers and Enterprise Company (CEC) Grant for the delivery of the Enterprise Advisor Network (EAN) in the Academic Year 2019/20

Decision Maker: SCR - Mayoral Combined Authority Board

Decision status: Recommendations Approved

Is Key decision?: Yes

Is subject to call in?: Yes


To accept an £180,000 grant from the Careers and Enterprise Company to support the Enterprise Adviser Network (EAN) delivery over the 2019/20 academic year. The EAN is an initiative of the Careers and Enterprise Company (CEC). The MCA accepted the 2 year offer of a grant from the CEC on 18/09/18. This paper recommends the acceptance of the second year of the grant allocation. These funds along with a contribution from LAs fund a small team of support workers who match business volunteers with schools strengthening Careers Guidance.


RESOLVED, that the MCA accepts the grant subject to the detailed discussion and agreement of the Skills and Employability Thematic Board to determine programme arrangements

Report author: Krysia Wooffinden

Publication date: 16/08/2019

Date of decision: 29/07/2019

Decided at meeting: 29/07/2019 - SCR - Mayoral Combined Authority Board

Effective from: 24/08/2019

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