Skills for Londoners Taskforce

Purpose of committee

Terms of Reference

a)  To advise the Mayor of London on priorities and initiatives to ensure all Londoners and London’s businesses can access the skills they need to succeed;

b)  To support the Mayor in developing a city-wide strategic approach to skills, including ongoing strategic oversight of the development of a London Skills Strategy, aligned to the Mayor’s statutory Economic Development Strategy;

c)  To help inform approaches to delivering the Mayor’s manifesto commitments on skills;

d)  To take a strategic view on priorities for capital investment in London’s skills sector, and to advise London’s Local Enterprise Partnership on funding allocations through the Skills for Londoners Capital Programme; and

e)  To provide a powerful advocacy and lobbying voice on skills-related issues in the capital.