Issue details

Acceptance of Grant to Support the Enterprise Adviser Network

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.

Decision type: Key

Reason Key: Affects more than 2 wards or electoral divisions;

Decision status: Recommendations Approved

Notice of proposed decision first published: 12/07/2019

Decision due: 29 Jul 2019 by SCR - Mayoral Combined Authority Board

Contact: Krysia Wooffinden, Assistant Director - Skills, Employment and Education Email:

Documentation for consideration/other relevant documents: Thematic Board Paper for the Skills and Employment Board.


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