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Issue details

Covid Recovery Skills Strategy and communication plan

Purpose of report: To provide details about the development and implementation of a city skills strategy. The report will focus on the emerging and short term actions needed to respond to the immediate economic impact of Covid-19 on employment. The report will also outline the medium and long term strategy to support future skills to support economic development. The report will describe the proposed governance structure for the city skills strategy.

The Executive Member will be asked to adopt and support the actions outlined in the Covid Recovery Strategy and communications plan. The Executive member will be asked to support and approve the governance structure for the city skills strategy.

Decision type: Non-key

Decision status: Decision Made

Wards affected: (All Wards);

Notice of proposed decision first published: 10/08/2020

Decision due: 22/09/20 by Executive Member for Economy and Strategic Planning

Lead member: Executive Member for Children, Young People and Education, Executive Member for Economy and Strategic Planning

Lead director: Corporate Director of Children, Education and Communities, Corporate Director of Economy and Place

Department: Directorate of Children, Education and Communities

Contact: Maxine Squire, Assistant Director of Education Email: maxine.squire@york.gov.uk Tel: 01904 553007 Tel No. 01904 553007.

Consultation process

A series of 12 sector roundtable meetings have taken place to understand the challenges and opportunities that Covid19 has created for key employment sectors in the city.
The Higher York Board has been consulted about the development of the Covid Recovery Skills Strategy.

Making Representations: Please contact the report author for further details.


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