LLDC Construction Workers

Meeting: 
MQT on 2014-09-17
Session date: 
September 17, 2014
Reference: 
2014/3124
Question By: 
Stephen Knight
Organisation: 
Liberal Democrats
Asked Of: 
The Mayor

Question

As per the Investment and Performance Board's agenda for its meeting on 19 August 2014, paragraph 5.4 of agenda item 9 states that "targets for employing previously unemployed black and minority ethnic workers, women, disabled people and apprentices were also met or exceeded." What were the targets for each group, and by how much were they exceeded?

Answer

Answer for LLDC Construction Workers

Answer for LLDC Construction Workers

Answered By: 
The Mayor

The London Legacy Development Corporation measured the delivery of jobs and apprenticeships on a monthly basis to gauge the employment and skills benefits of its Transformation construction works.

The transformation workforce peaked at over 1500 people on site and, over the lifetime, the highest monthly performance registered across all metrics was as follows:

Measure

Target (%)

Transformation workforce  -

(all contractors peak of 1500) (%)

% residents in the Growth Boroughs

30

44

% from BAME groups

25

62

% women

5

7

% disabled people

3

3

% apprentices

3

5

% Previously unemployed

10

17