Agenda and minutes

Better Placed Joint Committee (Lambeth, Lewisham and Southwark)
Monday 29 February 2016 2.30 pm

Venue: Ground Floor Meeting Room G01B - 160 Tooley Street, London SE1 2QH. View directions

Contact: Everton Roberts 

Items
No. Item

1.

APOLOGIES

2.

APPOINTMENT OF CHAIR FOR THE MEETING

3.

NOTIFICATION OF ANY ITEMS OF BUSINESS WHICH THE CHAIR DEEMS URGENT

    In special circumstances, an item of business may be added to an agenda within five clear working days of the meeting.

    Minutes:

    The following late item was considered for reasons of urgency to be specified in the relevant Minute:

     

    Item 6 – Pathways to Employment Phase 2 – Update and proposed award of grant

4.

DISCLOSURE OF INTERESTS AND DISPENSATIONS

5.

MINUTES

6.

Pathways to Employment Phase 2 - Update and proposed award of grant

    To receive an update on the Pathways to Employment Phase 2 contract and to agree to award a performance related grant to St Giles Trust to enable the commencement of the Better Placed Programme’s Pathways to Employment.

    Supporting documents:

    Minutes:

    This item had not been circulated 5 clear days in advance of the meeting, the item was accepted as urgent to enable the interim contract with St Giles Trust to be let by 7 March 2016.   

     

    Helen Payne, Assistant Director for Welfare, Employment and Skills (Lambeth) introduced the report.

     

    RESOLVED:

     

    1.  That due to unforeseen delays with London Councils securing funding from the European Social Fund, a performance related grant of £225,219 be awarded to St Giles Trust to enable Pathways to Employment Phase 2 to start from March 2016.

     

    2.  That as Lambeth Council will be awarding the grant, any further variations on the contracting arrangements for this award be delegated to the Chief Executive of Lambeth Council.