MOVERS AND SHAKERS: EDITION 298

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


Jo Maher: Principal, Loughborough College

Start date: Spring 2020

Previous job: Principal, Boston College

Interesting fact: She had to go to ballet lessons as a child, until it was obvious that she couldn’t dance, and then she was allowed to do Taekwando instead.


Paul Cox: Chief executive and principal designate, Eastleigh College

Start date: November 2019

Previous job: Vice principal for curriculum and quality, Eastleigh College

Interesting fact: He and his wife, Clare, have trekked to both Everest Base Camp and Machu Picchu.


Tamarra Taylor: Executive director of learner services, Grimsby Institute

Start date: September 2019

Previous job: Head of learner services, Grimsby Institute

Interesting fact: A huge Inspector Morse fan, she once met actor Shaun Evans from the prequel series Endeavour at the Bodleian Library in Oxford.