Decision details

Neighbourhood Learning in Deprived Communities

Decision Maker: Cabinet,

Decision status: Recommendations Approved

Is Key decision?: No

Is subject to call in?: Yes


The Interim Director of Children’s Services submitted a report on the tendering exercise and proposed allocations for Wirral Lifelong and Family Learning Neighbourhood Learning in Deprived Communities (NLDC) funding. This was an annual process. The proposed providers would deliver adult learning activity for learners age 19+, in line with the requirements of the Skills Funding Agency (SFA), who provided the grant for this work. The Lifelong and Family Learning Service would manage the subcontracts as part of their service, supporting the Council’s Corporate Priorities by providing opportunities for adults to develop their skills.


Resolved – That it be noted that the organisations listed in paragraph 2.1 of the Interim Director’s report be offered a contract to deliver NLDC for the 2011-12 academic year.

Report author: Director of Children's Services

Publication date: 28/09/2011

Date of decision: 22/09/2011

Decided at meeting: 22/09/2011 - Cabinet

Effective from: 06/10/2011

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