Decision details

Chichester in Partnership - Choosework Project

Decision Maker: Overview & Scrutiny Committee, Cabinet

Decision status: Recommendations Approved

Is Key decision?: Yes

Is subject to call in?: No


Recommendation from Overview and Scrutiny Committee for the funding of Choose Work project from March 2017 until March 2020.


(Recommendation from Overview and Scrutiny Committee)





(1)  That the continuation of the ChooseWork project for a further three years from March 2017 and that Chichester District Council continues to support the project by hosting it and part funding it at £25,000 per annum from the remaining unspent allocation of £10,000 from the New Homes Bonus and the remainder to be included in the draft base budget from 2017-2018 be approved.


(2)  That the Economic Development Manager and Partnerships Officer seek and agree partnership contributions and match-funding towards the balance of the cost of the ChooseWork Project be approved.


(3)  That if there is a shortfall in funding secured from partners then a further report be submitted to the Cabinet to consider the future of the ChooseWork programme.


(4)  That having considered the recommendations made by the Overview and Scrutiny Committee as set out in para 8.4 of the agenda report the same be duly noted. 

Report author: Mr Stephen Oates

Publication date: 05/10/2016

Date of decision: 04/10/2016

Decided at meeting: 04/10/2016 - Cabinet

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