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 37/17

    This week's update from David includes, The UK government and parliament, 16 to 18 funding campaign, Ofsted inspections, Procurement, Functional Skills English and maths revised subject content consultation, GCSE English and maths benchmarks (MiDES report), Transport and FE and HE, AoC Autumn Term Curriculum Conference – Tuesday 3 October, London, Managing the Transition into Management - Tuesday 12 October 2017, London, College success

    15 Sep 2017

  • Chief Executive Letter 36/17

    This week's update from David includes, Parliamentary debate on 16-19 education funding, Apprenticeship procurement, Vice Chancellor pay (and principal pay), Higher education policy and Teaching Excellence Framework, Brexit, Enrolment, Queen’s Birthday Honours List 2018, Autumn Budget, National Leaders of Governance support and QAA’s Access Recognition and Licensing Committee (ARLC), Members’ Survey.

    08 Sep 2017

  • Chief Executive Letter 35/17

    This week's update from David includes, Non levy procurement, Funding debate, Autumn Budget, Adult Education Budget rules, ESFA safeguarding explanatory note, Legal action on sixth form admissions, National Audit Office - Ofsted value for money report, International students, Voter registration, Skills Plan - Pre-consultation concept checking research, Masters in FE Sector Management, Cohort 4, AoC Clerks’ Conference – Monday 16 October, Birmingham.

    01 Sep 2017

  • Chief Executive Letter 34/17

    This week's update from Alison includes GCSE results, ESFA contract clauses, Non-levy procurement, ESFA Chief Executive and the upcoming Westminster Hall Funding Debate.

    25 Aug 2017

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