That Cabinet: -
1. Approve a 6 month extension of the current apprenticeship contract to 30th Sept 2020 at a cost of circa £500K;
2. Approve the procurement of a new contract using a dynamic purchasing system for 3-years from September 2020 with the option to extend for 2 more years at a cost of £6m in total;
3. Authorise the Executive Director People in consultation with the Cabinet Member Education and Skills to take all steps necessary to procure and award the contract.