2 Our Role To build and manage effective relationships between The jobcentre;(training) Providers; and(local) Employers (our national partnerships team engages with national employers; then such agreements are filtered to local areas for our own engagement).We work closely withSkills brokers/training providers (private companies as well as local colleges) to ensure that local provision meets the needs of all customers;Employers to ensure that we source provision that meets their recruitment needs; also in liaison withPartners/forums such asLocal Authorities;Local Drug/Alcohol;Mental Health; andCarers;To address worklesness in local areas (in essence – addressing skills gaps by matching employer requirements with claimant needs, in partnership with local (training) providers.
3 Contact us if: You want to discuss working with Jobcentre Plus. You mayWish to promote courses/opportunities for our Claimants;Wish to discuss a sector based work academyHave a query with regards to training provision, the local labour market and Jobcentre Plus;Need to resolve issues between yourself and the jobcentre;or even ifYou are not sure who in the local Jobcentre you need to speak to.Where possible, ALWAYS use the Partnership/Relationship managers as your first point of contact.
4 East of England Relationship Managers Contact Details and Lead Responsibilities Geographical AreaNameContact DetailsDistrict Lead AreasDereham, Diss and ThetfordJan JeffreyMob:CIPD mentoringDWP work internal experiencePeterboroughJulie ColemanTel:Mob:CarersESF provider lead for PeterboroughSocial Fund Reform for East AngliaBury St Edmunds, Haverhill, Sudbury, Mildenhall and NewmarketAnne CuttsTel:Mob:Mental HealthKings Lynn & WisbechLinda GreenTel:Mob:Princes TrustChildcareESFCambridge, Ely, HuntingdonNeil NinehamTel:Mob:Care sectorDrugs and AlcoholESF provider lead for Cambridge, Huntingdon and ElyGreat Yarmouth, Lowestoft and BecclesAnne RawstronTel:Mob:Energy sectorApprenticeshipsNorwich, Cromer and North WalshamCarole WhiteTel:Mob:Armed ForcesData sharingESF provider lead for Norfolk
5 East of England Relationship Managers Contact Details and Lead Responsibilities (cont’d) Geographical AreaNameContact DetailsDistrict Lead AreasIpswich, Felixstowe, Stowmarket, Woodbridge and LeistonJeannette WhiteTel:Mob:National Careers ServiceCitizens Advice BureauNorwich and FakenhamKim WrightTel:Mob:Offender agendaMAPPA (Multi Agency Public Protection Arrangements)Social Justice