Tag: area reviews

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The government is on the hunt for a permanent director to run its transaction unit following the area reviews process – a job which co-mes with a £140,000...
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A struggling sixth form college has pulled out of its ongoing area review, after a special intervention by sixth form commissioner Peter Mucklow. The Leicester-based Gateway SFC received...
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This afternoon the Department for Education published most of the reports and recommendations for its area reviews in wave three. Download links below: Cumbria further education area review...
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Most colleges involved in the first two waves of the area reviews will neither change nor merge, it has been revealed. This lack of change was laid bare...
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The link between area reviews and their original aim – of matching skills to labour market need – has been lost, says Caireen Mitchell. When BIS announced the...
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A post-16 review of sixth forms outside of the FE sector would be “very helpful”, the FE Commissioner has told the Education Select Committee. Sir David Collins spoke...
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Sir David Collins is to face a grilling from MPs on the progress of the area reviews of post-16 education and training next week. The outgoing FE commissioner...
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A college partnership network set up by the Association of Colleges to provide UK vocational education and training programmes to India is to close after losing over three...
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Fears that private equity firms could be allowed to asset strip failed colleges have been eased, with the publication of key area review documents by the Department for...
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A college has pulled out of a planned three-way London merger, as the remaining two colleges announce that they still plan to pair up. The College of Haringey,...
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Consultants working with colleges on FE and skills area reviews have been paid £3.5m in ‘transition grants’, FE Week can reveal. But the Department for Education has refused...