Decision details

Skills Update Report

Decision Maker: Cabinet

Decision status: Recommendations Approved

Is Key decision?: Yes

Is subject to call in?: Yes


The Cabinet considered a report of the Deputy Chief Executive and Executive Director (Growth and Housing) providing an update on the skills development work being undertaken by the Council.




That the progress of the skills development work and its contribution to the 2050 ambition and outcomes, be noted.


Reason for Decision


The skills support activity undertaken by the Council and partners makes a

demonstrable impact and important contribution to the achievement of the

Southend 2050 ambition and outcomes.


Other Options


1. To take no action at this point. 


2. To reduce investment in this area of the Council’s work. 


3. To increase investment in the area of skills development. 


Note: This is an Executive Function

Eligible for call-in to: People Scrutiny

Cabinet Member: Cllr Jones

Report author: Emma Cooney

Publication date: 28/02/2020

Date of decision: 25/02/2020

Decided at meeting: 25/02/2020 - Cabinet

Effective from: 07/03/2020

Accompanying Documents:


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