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 16/18

    This week's letter from David includes; College mergers and sixth form college conversions, Cybersecurity, Supply teacher agency, AoC Summer Reception, Fair.Vote Campaign (Votes at 16), 2 May 2018 - Photocall in Parliament with MPs, Parliamentary Update, Accountabilities in FE seminars, AoC Annual Finance Conference and Exhibition – Wednesday 9 and Thursday 10 May 2018, Nottingham, Finance for FE Leaders Workshop, Congratulations

    20 Apr 2018

  • Chief Executive Letter 15/18

    This week's letter from David includes; Post-18 review, Parliamentary Update, Government communications, Fair.Vote Campaign (Votes at 16), MiDES reports, Integrated communities strategy, General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) and Working in Saudi Arabia.

    13 Apr 2018

  • Chief Executive Letter 14/18

    This week's letter from Alison includes; Adult education budget in 2018-19 and devolution thereafter, FE Residential Accommodation: New National Minimum Standards, New DfE guidance on 16 to 18 maths schools, Teachers Pensions, Immigration policy, T Level Panel Recruitment, Parliament, Campaigns update - Fair.Vote (Votes at 16), Forces in Mind Trust Survey: Tackling disadvantages faced by the Armed Forces Community, Gatsby, Dealing with Post-Merger Issues: Culture and People Integration, AoC/ETF Spring Policy Conference – Friday 20 April, Nottingham.

    06 Apr 2018

  • Chief Executive Letter 13/18

    A short letter explaining that AoC briefings will be held over until 5 April and listing a small number of documents issued this week

    29 Mar 2018

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