How skills boost your businesses

Organiser: Forum for the Built Environment
Location: Learning Exchange Building, Roscoe Street, Liverpool L1 9DW
Phone: 0151 726 2000

Guest Speaker:

Elaine Bowker – Principal/Chief Executive

Elaine Bowker was appointed Principal/Chief Executive of Liverpool Community College on 1st June 2011. Elaine's previous position was Strategic Director at Manchester City Council where she had responsibility for transforming the organisation and creating efficiencies, as well as driving the target for Apprenticeships within the organisation.

Prior to her role at the City Council, Elaine was the Executive Director within the former Learning and Skills Council responsible for Greater Manchester, and previously worked as Director of Area for Greater Merseyside, giving her strong ties to both city regions. Before joining the LSC, she worked in a variety of FE colleges, from lecturer to senior managerial level.

Liverpool Community College is rated as 'outstanding' by Ofsted and in an ever changing education market works closely with employers to deliver the skills required in regional, national and international economies. Find out how businesses are shaping the future of further education in Liverpool through the development and growth of University Technical Colleges; Apprenticeships and National Skills Academies. Elaine will demonstrate how the College develops the skills and talent of local people to meet the needs of employers from a diverse range of sectors

To book please visit the fbe website.

For more information please contact:

Price: Free for members and £25 for non-members

Phil Osborne, Curtins Consulting, Curtin House, Columbus Quay, Riverside Drive,
Liverpool L3 4DB. Email: Tel: 0151 726 2000

This event is Sponsored by Laing O'Rourke.