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 24/19

    This week's letter from David includes; National Politics, Queen’s Speech, No deal Brexit, Office for Students (OfS), Erasmus +, The Forgotten 16-year-olds, Call for Teacher Pension Scheme Pension Board nominations, Teach Too collaborative practice event, AoC's English and Maths Conference and Row Britannia.

    18 Oct 2019

  • Chief Executive Letter 23/19

    This week's letter from David includes; Letter to Gavin Williamson, National politics, Brexit readiness pack and webinar, Outcome-based success measures, T Level and Transition framework updates, Climate Commission, EdTech Demonstrator Programme, EdTech Innovation Testbeds, College Commission newsletter, and Bid writing workshop.

    11 Oct 2019

  • Chief Executive Letter 22/19

    This week's letter from David includes; AoC board, Conservative conference announcements, Parliamentary update, Sub-contracting, Diagnostic assessments, Beacon Awards ceremony, Student of the Year Award finalists, Supporting young adult carers in further education, Webinar - Preparing for Brexit, Preparing for ESFA Funding Assurance Visits and TRIPS.

    04 Oct 2019

  • Chief Executive Letter 21/19

    This week's letter from David includes; Parliamentary Update, Brexit, Labour Party Conference, Financial oversight review, Beacon Commended colleges, Updated Templates for Apprenticeship Contracting, T Level Professional Development Offer, Call for participants - Professional Exchange, Governance Development Programme, Second Student Safety Roundtable and Roundtable on Promoting College Cultures of Safety and Respect.

    27 Sep 2019

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