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 34/19

    This weeks letter from David includes; UK politics, EU Settlement Scheme, Post-16 GCSE English and maths results, A level results, Office for Students, Vacancy on the AoC’s Technology Special Interest Group, AoC Autumn Education Inspection Framework Conferences, Funding Opportunity – Teach Too Phase 6

    23 Aug 2019

  • Chief Executive Letter 33/19

    This week's letter from David includes; September spending announcement, Post qualification admissions, Withdrawal of funding from pre-existing qualifications, Independent Commission on the College of the Future - British Academy seminar, Joint AoC/National Cyber Security Centre (NCSC) Webinar, AoC Data, Performance and Accountability Conference, T Level Professional Development (TLPD) Offer: Teacher Regional Improvement Projects Round 2, Student Work Experience at Annual Conference, Last chance to submit a breakout submission and Marcus Kingwell, AoC Sport.

    16 Aug 2019

  • Chief Executive Letter 32/19

    This week's letter from David includes; New government, Spending review, No deal Brexit, ESFA funding agreement, Office for Students registrations and fees, Term-time only staff (Irwin Mitchell employment law update), Non-levy migration to digital accounts and the end of non-levy allocations, National Audit Office study on college financial sustainability, Breakout sessions for Annual Conference.

    09 Aug 2019

  • Chief Executive Letter 31/19

    This week's letter from Kirsti includes; Parliamentary update, EPI Annual Report on the state of education, FETL Publications, Ofsted Board, Webinar for Governors, Student of the Year Awards

    02 Aug 2019

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