Decision details

Sector Led Improvement Partner Programme (SLIP) Grant Funding

Decision Maker: Executive Member for Children & Families

Decision status: Recommendations Approved

Is Key decision?: Yes

Is subject to call in?: Yes


To seek a decision for approval to accept of an offer of grant funding (for up to £325,000) from the Department for Education (DfE) under their newly announced Sector Led Improvement Partner (SLIP) Programme for 2024/2025.
Decision required to confirm if NYC can accept this grant funding, under the Council’s Grant Funding Application Process.


To Accept an offer of grant funding from the Department for Education’s ‘Sector Led Improvement Partner (SLIP)’ Programme up to a sum of £325,000.

Reasons for the decision:

Financially, participation has enabled NYC to use any variance in funding to secure additional resource capacity and training, to support internal improvements, and this would be expected to continue if able to participate through 2024-25.

Publication date: 23/01/2024

Date of decision: 16/01/2024

Effective from: 01/02/2024