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 16/19

    A short letter from David this week before the long Easter weekend. Also includes: AoC Finance Conference and Exhibition, The ETF Governance Development Programme - Leading a Committee and the upcoming free College HE Research and Scholarship Conferences.

    18 Apr 2019

  • Chief Executive Letter 15/19

    This week's letter from David includes; Institutes of Technology, Teacher Pension Scheme Employer Contribution Grant, Brexit, Pre-election publicity restrictions, Parliament, Love Our Colleges week of activity, International Policy update, Office for Students, Immigration white paper, Mergers and academy conversions, The 5Rs approach to GCSE maths resits, T Level Professional Development Offer: Knowledge Hubs, Events/Conferences and Awards.

    12 Apr 2019

  • Training and Development Briefing 12/19

    This week's briefing provides information about our upcoming training workshops and in-house programmes on topics such as Success in Learner Voice and how to win contracts.

    12 Apr 2019

  • Chief Executive Letter 14/19

    This week's letter from David includes; Love our Colleges - May week of activity, Brexit, Westminster Hall debate, Education Questions, Publication of College Oversight: Support and Intervention, AoC’s submission to Ofsted Education Inspection consultation, Policy update – HE, College Application for RoATP 2019, National Achievement Rate Tables Analysis, Public procurement of apprenticeships, Mergers, Education technology strategy, Survey - Personal and Social Development (PSD) and Student Engagement, Survey - T Level content, International Festival of Learning 2019 and Images request.

    05 Apr 2019

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