MOVERS AND SHAKERS: EDITION 283

Your weekly guide to who’s new and who’s leaving.


John Westhead, Director of training services, St Helens Chamber

Start date: May 2019

Previous job: Head of operations and learning, Training 2000

Interesting fact: He coaches children’s football in his spare time


Jo Grady, General secretary, University and College Union

Start date: Summer 2019

Concurrent job (on a leave of absence): Senior lecturer in employment relations, University of Sheffield

Interesting fact: She has a personal alcohol licence, so she could run a pub


Jacqueline O’Donovan, Vice-chair of diversity and inclusion group, Strategic Transport Apprenticeship Taskforce

Start date: May 2019

Concurrent job: Managing director, O’Donovan Waste Disposal Ltd

Interesting fact: She took part in Channel 4’s The Job Interview in 2016


Corrie Harris, Principal, Moulton College

Start date: July 2019

Previous job: Vice principal, Bedford College Group

Interesting fact: She enjoys a game of golf, as well as a cycle ride