Notice of a public meeting of

Children, Education and Communities Policy and Scrutiny Committee and Economy and Place Policy and Scrutiny Committee – Commissioned Joint Committee



Councillors Baker, Barker, Daubeney, Douglas, Fenton, Fitzpatrick, Heaton, Hollyer, Hook, Kilbane, Pearson, D Taylor and Webb



Monday, 1 February 2021



5.30 pm



Remote Meeting





1.          Declarations of Interest 



At this point, Members are asked to declare:

·        any personal interests not included on the Register of Interests

·        any prejudicial interests or

·        any disclosable pecuniary interests

which they may have in respect of business on this agenda




2.          Public Participation 



At this point in the meeting members of the public who have registered to speak can do so. Members of the public may speak on agenda items or on matters within the remit of the committee.


Please note that our registration deadlines have changed to 2 working days before the meeting, in order to facilitate the management of public participation at remote meetings. The deadline for registering at this meeting is at 5.00pm on Thursday 28 January 2020.


To register to speak please visit to fill out an online registration form. If you have any questions about the registration form or the meeting please contact the Democracy Officer for the meeting whose details can be found at the foot of the agenda.  


Webcasting of Remote Public Meetings


Please note that, subject to available resources, this remote public meeting will be webcast including any registered public speakers who have given their permission. The remote public meeting can be viewed live and on demand at


During coronavirus, we've made some changes to how we're running council meetings. See our coronavirus updates ( for more information on meetings and decisions.




3.          Young People aged 16-25 in the City of York who are Not in Education, Employment and Training (NEET) 

(Pages 1 - 28)


This report updates Members on Young People aged 16-25 in the City of York who are Not in Education, Employment and Training (NEET).




4.          Apprenticeship Update 

(Pages 29 - 36)


This report provides an update from the City of York Council Apprenticeship Hub (managed by the council’s Skills Team) on the effect of the Covid-19 pandemic on the local apprenticeship market.




5.          York Skills & Employment Board Update 

(Pages 37 - 74)


This report provides an update on the York Skills & Employment Board.




6.          Urgent Business 



Any other business which the Chair considers urgent under the Local Government Act 1972.




Democracy Officer

Angela Bielby 

Contact details:

·        Telephone – (01904) 552599

·        Email –






For more information about any of the following please contact the Democracy Officer responsible for servicing this meeting:


·        Registering to speak

·        Business of the meeting

·        Any special arrangements

·        Copies of reports and

·        For receiving reports in other formats


Contact details are set out above.