Greenwich Community College and North East Surrey College of Technology (NESCOT) have appointed Anne-Marie Etan as ‘Senior Executive Director’ in what is believed to be the first shared service senior appointment in the FE and HE sector across two colleges.
Ms Etan has a wealth of experience in the FE/HE and financial sectors with previous senior executive roles with Croydon, Southwark and South Thames Colleges.
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Hairdressing students at Mid Cheshire College recently put on a hugely successful hairdressing showcase to over 150 guests at the College’s Winsford Campus.
As part of the Planning and Implementation area of their course, the Extended Diploma Hairdressing students were asked to put on an event with zero budget. To…Continue
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North Hertfordshire College is set to launch the Peter Jones Enterprise Academy at the NHC Hitchin centre this September.
The Enterprise Academy was founded by Peter Jones CBE in 2008 to nurture young entrepreneurial talent through further education, where young people can develop their business…Continue
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Bromley and Orpington Colleges are celebrating the news today that they have received Ministerial approval to merge. The decision is a real accolade and a recognition of the vision for the new flagship College with both Bromley and Orpington sites having recently benefitted from multi-million pound new estates.
The proposal, first announced last October, has received overwhelming support amongst those who took part in the consultation, including endorsement by local MPs, Jo Johnson,…Continue
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In August 2011, Barry College and Coleg Glan Hafren will merge to create Cardiff and Vale College or Coleg Caerdydd a’r Fro, one of the largest and most exciting further education (FE) colleges in the country. The creation of the new college, with a vision of being ‘Inspirational. Inclusive. Influential.’, is…Continue
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A film created by two Weston College students will be used to promote the town's famous Helicopter Museum.
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Salford’s Shared Apprenticeship Scheme gains commendation at the North West Regional Construction Awards 2011.
At the fifth annual North West Regional Construction Awards, which took place on Thursday 26th May at Chester Racecourse, Salford City Council and key business partners and training providers were awarded for the innovative Shared Apprenticeship Scheme in Salford.
The scheme, which was launched in 2009, is a collaboration between Salford…Continue
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Newcastle-under-Lyme College (NULC) is holding an Open Day for current year 9/10 pupils on Saturday 25 June from 10am – 12 noon.
At the Open Day, potential students and their parents will be able to tour the College’s £60 million campus and…Continue
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Distance Learning College and Training are donating £250 to charity, and we’d like our Facebook fans to help us decide where the money should go.
To take part and help raise money, visit our Facebook page at facebook.com/dlcandtraining to vote for your chosen charity from a list of six we’re supporting.
We’ll donate 50p for each vote received, up to an overall maximum of £250.
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Forty four year old Adrian Holmes from Millthorpe, near Sheffield started his career in the adult learning sector in 1994 with local…Continue
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The idea for the refurbishment came from NHC Students’ Union President Elect, Jack Tomlinson. Jack explained: “We want…Continue
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A CATERING lecturer at Havering College of Further and Higher Education has been awarded a top accolade in recognition of his dedication to teaching.
Hospitality and Catering curriculum manager Nick Gunyon has been presented with a City & Guilds Medal for Excellence for his work delivering Level 2 and Level 3 NVQ Professional Cookery courses at the Havering College Quarles Campus in Harold Hill, Romford.…Continue
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