Newham College's project is focusing on research into building effective employer /education provider partnerships in a variety of contexts. The college is providing research support to each of the three other innovation projects.
The project aims to raise the profile of the FE sector offer and to support employers in finding the 'one place' for identifying appropriate learning and skills provider partners.
The project aims to support employers to work collaboratively with education and training providers in East London and, at the same time, to improve provider knowledge and confidence in working with employers, drawing on local, national and international research. Finally, the project seeks to improve both employer and education and training provider knowledge of local, regional and national government policy on TVET.
In doing this we anticipate that the project will support: