The purpose of the Skills Advisory Group (SAG) is to provide a strategic, joined up, holistic LEP view and input to skills issues and to deliver solutions where possible. These include funding opportunities, new projects and government priorities such as apprenticeship reforms and Area Reviews.
The membership of the group is made up as follows:
Chair: Graham Razey, East Kent College
SELEP Skills Lead
1 skills rep per Upper Tier Local Authority
1 rep per Employment and Skills Board (ESB) if different to the above
Sussex Council of Training Providers
Essex Provider Network
Kent Association of Training Organisations
Sussex Coast College
Federation of Essex Colleges rep
Mid Kent College
Additional representatives are to be sought from the following sectors in the coming months:
2 university reps from U9 group
Voluntary sector rep
The Skills advisory group meets on a bi-monthly basis. Details of meetings, agendas and minutes will be available here soon.