Executive post

Cabinet Member for Economic Recovery and Skills


Responsibility for the progression and promotion of economic recovery and development of the County; the encouragement of employment through regeneration and investment; fulfilling the Council’s lead role relating to the provision of post-16 education, training and skills for employment in schools, colleges and other settings and for the provision of trading standards and consumer protection: having regard to the Council’s strategic objectives and working collegiately to secure the future delivery and direction of services.


Also responsible for fulfilling the Council’s role in relation to Local Enterprise Partnerships (LEPs).


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