CLOSED: Access to Employment in Coventry and Warwickshire – OC06S18P1221

Call to run a project tackling inequality in the labour market and will concentrate on inequality for some marginalised groups, geographical discrepancies and those suffering worklessness due to ill health.

This call is now closed. Please do not submit an application for this call. The information provided on this page is for reference purposes only.


This call for proposals will provide additional, innovative and more intensive approaches to engagement, pre-employment training and employment support that encourages participants towards employment. Activity may include locality based delivery, including employability training which moves people into mainstream employment services as well as providing additional and innovative programmes to specific target groups such as disabled people or people with health barriers (including mental health issues), the over 50’s, people with caring responsibilities, lone parents, ethnic minorities, ex-service personnel, ex-offenders, care leavers and those from households with inter-generational worklessness.

The overall outcome for this area of work is to move people into employment or an employment focused next step.

Project activity must be accessible across the whole area. Applicants should demonstrate how they will ensure effective coverage and support for people in rural area.

For more information, download the call specification.


The project must cover the Coventry & Warwickshire LEP Area.


Approximately £3,600,000 of funding is available.


Full application deadline: 11/02/2019

Completion date

The project must be completed no later than 3 years and 6 months after the proposed start date.

How to apply

To apply for funding under this call you will need to complete and send the Full Application form to the email address provided in the call document. The guidance provides information to help you complete the form.

You are also advised to read the details in the call documents in order to produce an application that complies with the requirements and meets the needs set out in the Operational Programme. All this information, the related guidance and the European Social Fund Operational Programme can be found from our homepage.

Where to send completed applications

Completed Full Applications must be submitted to

Failure to send completed applications to this email address by the deadline in the call specification will be ineligible for consideration.

What happens next

If your outline application is successful, we’ll contact you and ask you to make a full application.

Contact details

Contact with queries linked to accessing or using the specification, forms, guidance etc.

No applications are to be sent to this email address. Completed applications must be sent to the email address provided in the ‘Where to send completed applications’ section above / Section 9 of the Call Specification.

Published 19 November 2018
Last updated 12 February 2019 + show all updates
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