Coventry company creating jobs and diversifying

Wednesday 22nd of October 2014 12:00 AM

An innovative design and manufacturing company in Coventry is diversifying, creating jobs and buying new premises after receiving a major grant from the Regional Growth Fund (RGF).

New digital gaming hub opens in Leamington

Tuesday 21st of October 2014 12:00 AM

A new incubator facility for start-up gaming companies and micro enterprises has been opened in Leamington to encourage further inward investment.

(5) TUC: LEPs and Economic Revival

Wednesday 15th of October 2014 12:00 AM

A report published by the Trades Union Congress outlines its concerns about the operation of the LEPs. This working brief provides a short summary of the report highlighting some key messages for those involved with the Coventry and Warwickshire Local Enterprise Partnership.

Employer Ownership: Engineering skills grants for employers

Wednesday 15th of October 2014 12:00 AM

The Department for Business, Innovation & Skills currently has two new government grant schemes for employers, which provide a 50% cash match for improving the engineering skills in their workforce.

These are:

-£10 million to improve engineering careers

CWLEP hosts free jobs and careers fair

Tuesday 14th of October 2014 12:00 AM

Hundreds of students will have the opportunity to sample a wide range of future careers at the first sub-regional jobs, apprenticeships and careers fair for a decade.

Open call for applications to join the ESIF Local Management Committee

Monday 13th of October 2014 12:00 AM

To ensure that the LEP area committee is fully representative of local partnerships this call for committee members is seeking individuals (in a non-remunerated capacity) that are able to represent partner groups from the following sectors: