Greater Lincolnshire Public Service Compact


Innovative Learning Opportunities available to Public Sector Workers


Date Monday the 18th September 2017


Venue: Lincoln College – Monks Road Lincoln


This workshop is kindly sponsored by UNISON and supported by Lincoln College






10.30              Registration with coffee served upon arrival       




11.00              Welcome to Lincoln College  and to the event from Mark Locking (Group Managing Director for the Lincoln College Group) and Paul Collins Chair of the Steering Group of the Greater Lincolnshire Public Service Compact




11.05              The Adult Skills and Learning Programme administered by Lincolnshire County Council –Thea Croxall and Tracie Charles from Lincolnshire County Council




11.20              Non qualification courses accessed by PS workers: A round up of what is available from Chris Donkin the facilitator for the Greater Lincolnshire Public Service Compact




11.35              Support for CPD in public sector organisations – John Fitzpatrick / Sean Knight of Lincoln College




11.50              The future of learning – Paul Collins with his ‘Director of Business Development at BostonCollege’ hat on




12.05              Launch of the UNISON Learning Lincs Project  – Gavin McCann the Regional Learning and Development Organiser for UNISON with inputs from a Union Learning Rep and a local employer. It is hoped that Karen Lee MP for Lincoln, and a national UNISON Officer will also speak.




12.45              A buffet lunch featuring the formal launch of the Learning Lincs Project (Formal recognition of partners who are supporting the project and a chance for the local media to find out more about the project)






13.30              Close