Issue details

Grant Acceptance – York & North Yorkshire Careers Hub Network

To consider approval for grant acceptance of the grant funding provided by Department for Education via the Careers Enterprise Company, to support the Careers Hub Network service across York and North Yorkshire for the academic year 1 September 2023 to 31 August 2024. The service is provided by York and North Yorkshire Local Enterprise Partnership, for whom North Yorkshire Council acts as Accountable Body.

Decision type: Key

Reason Key: Affect on communities;

Decision status: Recommendations Approved

Notice of proposed decision first published: 26/07/2023

This decision will be taken under urgency procedures.

Reason for urgency:
The Grant Offer was received on 27 June and required acceptance by return. Urgent Decision is required to enable the grant acceptance to be completed, prior to letting a contract extension for continuation the service beyond the existing contract period which ends on 31 August 2023. The Department for Education are aware of the current delay due to requirement to complete process for Executive Member sign-off.

Decision due: 9 Aug 2023 by Executive Member for Open to Business

Lead member: Executive Member for Open to Business

Lead director: Corporate Director of Community Development

Contact: Liz Philpot, Head of Delivery, LEP Email: Email:

Consultation process

Reports to be consulted with relevant Senior Officers of the Council


Councillor A. Wilkinson - Executive Member for Education, Learning and Skills
Senior Officers of the Council as required by the Key Decision process



  • Grant Acceptance – York & North Yorkshire Careers Hub Network  

Background papers