Dr Michele Lawty-Jones

Director of the Lancashire Skills Hub

Michele took up the role of Director of the Lancashire Skills Hub in August 2015, and is responsible for the development and implementation of the Lancashire Skills and Employment Strategic Framework, reporting to the Lancashire LEP Skills and Employment Board.

Previously she was Head of Enterprise and Innovation at the University of Cumbria and Head of Skills and Education at the Northwest Regional Development Agency (NWDA), leading on two themes of the Regional Economic Strategy. She was also previously Partnerships Director at Connexions Lancashire.

A Chartered Psychologist, Michele is passionate about people and social mobility, and the contribution that skilled, engaged and productive people can make to economic regeneration and business growth.

Latest Updates and Events

More free training for independent retailers and businesses in Lancashire.

Earlier this month, Lancashire County Council and Lancashire’s Digital Skills Partnership worked with Clockwork City to offer free training to local independent retailers to help develop the digital...

Digital Lancashire Cluster Events

Digital Lancashire have a range of events taking place over the next month following on from their successful Reboot 2020 Forum. All events take place between 12.30pm and...

Free digital training programmes launched today to support Lancashire and Greater Manchester residents to fast track into digital roles

Greater Manchester and Lancashire residents are invited to apply for free digital skills training programmes, which are now open for applications. These new flexible programmes, which are part...