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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  • AoC Chief Executive Letter 29/05/2020

    This week's letter from David includes; DfE guidance for further education on the 15 June wider opening, National politics, Measures to lift the lockdown, BTEC deadlines, Beacon Awards virtual ceremony next week, Pearson Higher Nationals grading guidance online session, London Recovery Board and Labour Market Observatory Series webinar.

    29 May 2020

  • AoC Chief Executive Letter 22/05/2020

    This week's letter from David includes; ESFA financial return, Ofqual decisions on summer assessments, Higher education regulation and student number controls, Pearson centre assessment guidance, Write to your local MP to highlight the support colleges need, AoC President nominations, UK/EU negotiations and the end of free movement, Youth Employment Group - Young People’s Survey and Webinars.

    22 May 2020

  • AoC Chief Executive Letter 15/05/2020

    This week's letter from David includes; Guidance for colleges on VTQs 2020, College reopening: Scientific and technical panel for education stakeholders, IfATE consultation deadlines, Diversity in Governance campaign, Mental Health communications pack, AoC College HE Research and Scholarship Conferences 2020, New series of EdTech best practice webinars and Cashflow and Solvency Webinar.

    15 May 2020

  • AoC Chief Executive Letter 07/05/2020

    This week's letter from David includes; AoC letter to the Education Secretary, AoC Annual Conference, AoC Sport and Webinars.

    07 May 2020

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