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 25/19

    This week's letter from David includes; NUS report on Sexual Violence in Further Education, AoC’s Employment policy group (EPG), TEF Awards, AoC Governance Survey, Centres for Excellence in Special Educational Needs and Disabilities (SEND), EIF - Changing inspection practice - a briefing for middle managers and nominees, JISC trustee.

    21 Jun 2019

  • Public Affairs Briefing - 14/19

    This week's briefing includes Education Questions, National Politic, T Levels and the weeks ahead in Parliament.

    20 Jun 2019

  • Chief Executive Letter 24/19

    This week's letter from David includes; Queen’s Birthday Honours, Conservative party leadership, T Levels, Applied generals and related issues, Office for Students registrations, 2019/20 Beacon Award applications now open, AoC Mental Health Charter, ETF Governance Development Programme, Jisc cyber security posture survey, DfE/AoC T Levels Webinar on Assessment, Grading, Progression.

    14 Jun 2019

  • Chief Executive Letter 23/19

    This week's letter from David includes; Conservative party leadership election, Ministerial changes, Regulation, Parliamentary update - PMQS, Education funding debate, SEND Policy update, Youth safety, DfE non-statutory guidance on school and college security, Beacon Awards, WEBINAR - Understanding T Levels, Management Practices in FE and SFCs, Effective FE Bid Writing Workshop and the Student Engagement and Personal Development Conference.

    07 Jun 2019

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