Issue details

Supported Apprenticeship Programme Rollout


To agree to support 3 GM Local Authorities with small grants of £25k to develop a supported apprenticeship programme targeting people with SEND or an EHCP. This funding has been set aside through underspends on previous budgets.


This builds on the successful Removing Barriers to Apprenticeships project delivered by Salford Council.

All LA’s will be invited to submit an EOI to take part in the project, with the 3 most closely meeting the criteria being chosen. Additional funding is being sought for the remaining LA’s to take part as phase 2 of the project.

Decision type: Key

Decision status: For Determination

Districts affected: (All Districts);

Notice of proposed decision first published: 28/04/2022

Decision due: Between 2 May 2022 and 31 Aug 2022 by GM Mayor


  • Report with Recommendations