Decision details

Employment Hub

Decision Maker: Executive

Decision status: For Determination

Is Key decision?: Yes

Is subject to call in?: Yes


To seek the approval of the Executive to take forward the establishment of an employment support hub as part of the Council's wider Covid Recovery Plan.





1)              the establishment of an Employment Hub, as outlined in the report, be approved in principle;


2)              the final approval of detailed proposals be delegated to the Deputy Chief Executive and Director, Place and Growth, in consultation with the Executive Member for Business and Economic Development;


3)              a supplementary estimate of £90k, to cover the implementation and first year running costs of the Employment Hub be approved and a £10k pa pressure regarding running costs in future years be noted.



Wards Affected: None Specific;

Declarations: None

Dispensations: None

Reference Number: WBC1195

Contact: Grant Thornton Email:

Report author: Grant Thornton

Publication date: 25/03/2021

Date of decision: 25/03/2021

Decided at meeting: 25/03/2021 - Executive

Effective from: 07/04/2021

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