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Greg Dean

Head of Large Employer Engagement Strategy,
Education and Skills Funding Agency and National Apprenticeship Service

Greg came to the Civil Service ten years ago after 20 years in Further Education both as a College Director and as the joint owner of an Information Management Outsourcing Company that helped College’s in financial trouble. Greg initially acted as a Director in the National Employer Service and over the last 10 years has held many leadership roles but all involving employers and their workforce development involving Apprenticeships. Greg now leads the Large Employer Strategy for engagement with the largest of Apprenticeship Levy payers. Within this he also leads the Public Sector engagement on behalf of the National Apprenticeship Service.

  • Assessing the latest updates in the Review of Post-18 Education and Funding and the potential implications for apprenticeships within higher education
  • Outlining the progress of the Apprenticeship Levy intended to raise £3 billion by 2020 and how this is supporting higher and degree apprenticeship schemes
  • Exploring the future challenges and opportunities for apprenticeships provision in further and higher education