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 17/01/2020

    This week's letter from David includes; National Audit Office study on the financial sustainability of colleges, Integrated College Financial Model, Towns Fund, Apprenticeships for small employers, WFCP 2020 Awards of Excellence, WorldSkills UK Talent Programme, National Centre for Diversity Awards, British Association of Construction Heads - National Annual Conference, Teens for Tomorrow - Meningitis Campaign and Events.

    17 Jan 2020

  • Chief Executive Letter 10/01/2020

    This week's letter from David includes; New year’s message from Secretary of State for Education, Gavin Williamson, Budget, Senior Pay Survey, Ofsted, Non-levy apprenticeships, OfS - sexual harassment, Education Policy Institute, Erasmus+ vote, Launch of EOI process for 2022 T Level delivery, College Employer Engagement Survey, Queens New Years Honours List 2021 and more.

    10 Jan 2020

  • Chief Executive Letter 03/01/2020

    This week's letter from Julian includes; The new government, Reform, National minimum wage, New Years Honours 2020 and British Academy wants to hear from college staff with PHDs.

    03 Jan 2020

  • Chief Executive Letter 33/19

    This week's letter from David includes; Write to your new MP - resources, Ministers and departments, Queen’s speech, Public finances, Brexit, Colleges and employers, Love Our Colleges, Children’s Commissioner seeking input to their Teenagers Project, Independent Commission on the College of the Future, Diversity in Leadership free coaching programme Events

    18 Dec 2019

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