Supporting progression into the Food and Drink Manufacturing Sector

Description

This call is for activities under the ESF Investment Priority 1.1 Access to Employment for Jobseekers and Inactive People

This call seeks to develop a comprehensive package of support for unemployed and economically inactive residents to gain skills to secure employment in the Food and Drink manufacturing sector in the D2N2 LEP area. The activity should aim to address the key recruitment and skills challenges experienced by employers in the sector which has been identified as a core innovation sector in the refreshed Strategic Economic Plan 2019-2030. The programme should aim to develop technical skills to meet the future skills needs for the sector and address skills issues emerging from the developing sector Productivity and Growth Plan.

For more information and to download the call specification, visit the website.

Workshops to support organisations will take place in August.  Check out the Events page for details.

Closing date for applications is September 9th 2019.


Investment Priority

ESF Investment Priority 1.1 Access to Employment for Jobseekers and Inactive People


ESF investment

Approximately £1,100,000 of ESF is available.

Applications to this call should cover the entire D2N2 area.


Published

17/6/19


Link to call documentation

For more information and to download the call specification, visit the website.


Call-specific strategic documents

ESF Operational Programme 2014-2020

D2N2 ESIF Strategy

Food & Drink Manufacturing Sector Strategic Overview

D2N2 Strategic Economic Plan 2019-2030


Get in touch with the team

The D2N2 Technical Assistance Team members for European Structural and Investment Funds (ESIF)

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