Chief Executive

David Hughes became Chief Executive in September 2016. He is responsible for the overall management of the organisation and regularly meets with politicians, stakeholders and partners to represent colleges.

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  • Chief Executive Letter 33/18

    This week's letter from David includes; Level 4 and 5 review, DfE communications for GCSE reforms, Treating students fairly: Government response to the House of Lords report, Communications and Public Affairs Apprentice, Let Them Teach Campaign petition

    17 Aug 2018

  • Chief Executive Letter 32/18

    This week's letter from David includes; AoC subscription invoices for 2018-19, Apprenticeships and non-levy paying employers, CITB reverse contract, Applied General Update 2018/19, European Social Fund (ESF), AoC College IT and Digital Technology Survey 2018, Transforming Children and Young Peoples’ Mental Health Provision, Last opportunity to submit Breakout Sessions for Annual Conference, A Level and GCSE results day, Achieving an Amazing Workplace Workshop

    10 Aug 2018

  • Chief Executive Letter 31/18

    This week's letter from David includes; Aoc and ACER merger, LEP Review, Performance reporting for FE college groups and multi-site colleges, Immigration policy, Andy Street announced as keynote speaker at Annual Conference 2018, Judging Panel, Preparing for the skills future, now, Pilot college open days: 22 August – 16 October 2018, School and college performance tables statement.

    03 Aug 2018

  • Chief Executive Letter 30/18

    This week's letter from David includes; Unconditional offers in HE, Pay update, AoC Sport wins big bid for future funding, Adult education budget devolution, Education Select Committee session with the Rt Hon Anne Milton MP, AEB revisions and webinar, Institutes of Technology Interim Stage Two Guidance for Applicants, Policy groups, Academic and Sixth Form Policy Group, Invitation to ITN Premiere, Scripting the future – exploring potential strategic leadership responses to the marketisation of English FE and vocational provision, Understanding the role of the Careers Leader: A Guide for Colleges, Cyber security further education (and higher education) research,

    27 Jul 2018

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