Issue details

Community and Adult Skills Programmes 2023 – 2024

To seek cabinet approval to:

  1. Enter into the funding agreement with the Education and Skills Funding Agency (ESFA) for the purpose of funding the delivery of Community Learning and the Adult Skills Programme during the 2023 – 2024 academic year.
  2. Conduct a mini-competition process under the council’s existing Community and Adult Skills framework agreement (which is valid for another 3 years) in respect of 5 call-off contracts for the provision of adult learning services whose contract periods shall be determined according to the type of courses or piece of work required thereunder in the 2023 – 2024 academic year and then to award such call-off contracts.



Decision type: Key

Reason Key: Expenditure > £500,000 and 2 Divisions affected;

Decision status: Recommendations Approved

Notice of proposed decision first published: 15/05/2023

Decision due: 21 Jun 2023 by Cabinet

Lead member: Cllr Philip Robinson, Cabinet Member for Education, Skills and Bus Transport


Agenda items

Background papers

  • 1. Cabinet Member Decision (22/06/2022) Community and Adult Skills Programme 2022 – 2023 Decision - Community and Adult Skills Programmes 2022 – 2023 (