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Department for Education publishes delivery plan for the Fenland and East Cambridgeshire Opportunity Area

Posted On: Friday 26 January 2018

The Department for Education has published the delivery plan for the Fenland and East Cambridgeshire Opportunity Area. The purpose of the plan is to tackle Social Mobility across the area.

Priority 3 of this plan is to raise aspiration and increase access for young people to a wide range of career choices and post-16 routes. This will include a continued focus on the development of strategic plans in schools to support Careers Education, Information Advice and Guidance and the engagement of employers to support the implementation of these plans and help to shape the curriculum. 

The plans for all 12 Opportunity Areas, and the methodology and data used to select the areas can be found hereYou can read the plan for Fenland and East Cambridgeshire here.

The LEP and The Careers Enterprise Company will be holding an event on 31 January at Alconbury Weald PE28 4WX, 4pm-6pm, to brief existing Cornerstone employers, who have pledged their support to help us deliver priority 3 and officially launch the programme. There are over 2,200 businesses working with us across the LEP so if you'd like to find out about being a Cornerstone employer please email Jo Goodall joanne.goodall@gcgp.co.uk to be added to the invitation list. 

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