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The Inspiring Enterprise and Growth ERDF Business Support Services require opportunity tender quotations for Creative Market / Business Specialist

Download Tender Brief for Fashionworks Creative Market / Business Specialist: Fashion Specialist Business Consultant Tender

ERDF IEG Creative Market / Business Specialist
Completers proposals should be be sent to:
Deadline noon, 4th June 2018

Steps into Work London Councils & ESF Project Tender Brief
London Training and Employment Network (LTEN) is currently leading on the delivery of London Councils ESF poverty programme (Steps into Work) being delivered across 6 south London boroughs. We are looking for delivery partners from the voluntary and community sector to ensure we deliver the best possible outcomes for our project participants and funders. See tender briefs below and how to apply.

Download Tender Brief for delivery partners
Completed proposals should be sent to
Deadline Friday 2nd March 2018 at 5PM


Current Programmes:

Inspiring Enterprise & Growth (IEG) 2016 - 2019 (Part funded by ERDF) gives specialist support to Start-ups and enhancing the competitiveness of Small Medium Enterprises

Steps into Work 2016 - 2018 (London Councils & ESF funding) will provide support to 771 beneficiaries who are long term unemployed or economically inactive from 6 south London boroughs - Croydon, Kingston, Lambeth, Merton, Sutton and Wandsworth.

Aim Higher 2016 - 2018 (London Councils & ESF funding) will provide support to 84 beneficiaries who are long term unemployed or economically inactive from the north London boroughs of Islington and Camden.

The RAISE 2017 – 2019 (Big Lottery Fund & ESF under the Building Better Opportunity Programme) project aims to support at least 200 refugees and equip them with skills and competences to improve their work readiness. It covers the South London boroughs of Bexley, Bromley, Croydon, Kingston, Merton, Richmond and Sutton.

Please go to Current Programmes for further information

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