Decision details

Establishing The Data Academy

Decision Maker: Cabinet

Decision status: Recommendations Approved (subject to call-in)

Is Key decision?: Yes

Is subject to call in?: Yes

Purpose:

Establishing our Data Academy is key to developing the skills needed to ensure evidence-based decision making and data literacy are invested in across NCC.

Decision:

RESOLVED that:-

 

(a)      Cabinet approve the scaling up of the ‘Data Academy’ to utilise the Government Levy available spend of up to the aggregated amount of £1.5m (excluding VAT) commencing September 2024 for 2 years; and

 

(b)      authority be delegated to the Executive Director of Transformation and Resources, to award a contract or contracts to the provider(s) to manage and provide apprenticeships for the Data Academy, such provider(s) being identified following appropriate legal and procurement due diligence.

Report author: Audrey Kingham

Publication date: 09/07/2024

Date of decision: 09/07/2024

Decided at meeting: 09/07/2024 - Cabinet

Date comes into force if not called in: 15/07/2024

Call-in deadline date: 14/07/2024

Current call-in Count: 0

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