Dr Paul Phillips, CBE - Weston College

Name: Dr Paul Phillips, CBE
Name and type of college: Weston College

History of organisation: Originally a poor performing college in the South West – inadequate quality; deficit finances; turnover £8m. Now turnover £60m through exponential growth (not merger). Ofsted Outstanding; Queen’s Anniversary Prize for Further and Higher Education.

Experience to draw from: Work in 5 FE Colleges. Significant knowledge of college finances, quality assurance, re-organisation and curriculum change.

Proven experience in turnaround of colleges. Member of FE Commissioner’s Reference Group and also a National Leader of Further Education (NLFE).

Delivered training for future Principals.

I am able to support you with:

  • Restructure;
  • College appraisal;
  • Financial and quality recovery;
  • Management of change;
  • Governance v Management.

Contact information:

Weston College, Knightstone Road, Weston super Mare, BS23 2AL

PA Hollie Gardiner hollie.gardiner@weston.ac.uk