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Health and wellbeing board 18 sept 2013

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Health and wellbeing board 18 sept 2013

  1. 1. Bath & North East Somerset Work and wellbeing John Wilkinson, Acting Director Regeneration, Skills and Employment 18th September 2013
  2. 2. Making Bath & North East Somerset an even better place to live, work & visit Context National •Marmot review Local •Health and wellbeing strategy •Economic strategy and core strategy •Enterprise Area
  3. 3. Making Bath & North East Somerset an even better place to live, work & visit Marmot review • ‘People with higher socio economic position in society have a greater array of life chances and more opportunities to lead a flourishing life. They also have better health. The two are linked’ • ‘People with university degrees have better health and live longer lives than those without’
  4. 4. Making Bath & North East Somerset an even better place to live, work & visit B&NES figures • 8,000 claiming out of work benefits, of which: • 6,000 claiming for more than 2 years • 4,800 on incapacity benefit (E&SA) • Mainly male • 30% aged 50-59 • Many inactive since late 1990s • Often related to mental health • 830 lone parents on income support
  5. 5. Making Bath & North East Somerset an even better place to live, work & visit
  6. 6. Making Bath & North East Somerset an even better place to live, work & visit Life Course
  7. 7. Making Bath & North East Somerset an even better place to live, work & visit
  8. 8. Making Bath & North East Somerset an even better place to live, work & visit A few Marmot review recommendations… • Provide easily accessible support and advice for 16-25 year olds • Provide work based learning, including apprentices • Prioritise active labour market programmes • Promote equality guidance and stress management guidelines to employers • Promote flexible retirement • Encourage flexible employment
  9. 9. Making Bath & North East Somerset an even better place to live, work & visit Some current B&NES work…(there are lots of others too) • Worklessness programme • B&NES Council policy on apprentices, work placements, interns • S106 agreements/Social Value Act • Learning & Skills Partnership • Project search • Affordable housing delivery • Connecting families • Work with CURO
  10. 10. Quick case study: Bath City Riverside Enterprise Area
  11. 11. 4,200 Homes £38m in NHB over 20yrs 9,200 Jobs £400m uplift in GVA pa New Commercial Floor Space under City Deal Business Rate Uplift £4.2m pa uplift £70.6m over 25yrs Outcome
  12. 12. Making Bath & North East Somerset an even better place to live, work & visit Some questions… • What should the B&NES economic strategy measure as success? Moving from economic growth to wellbeing… • What is ‘fair employment’ and ‘good work’? • How would we promote ‘wellbeing’ in the Enterprise Zone? • What best practise is out there?

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