MOVERS AND SHAKERS: EDITION 307

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


Claire Foster, Principal and chief executive, Boston College

Start date: Spring 2020

Previous job: Vice principal of curriculum and higher education, Grimsby Institute

Interesting fact: She owns and runs a successful café bar, a family business on Lincolnshire’s coast


Alex Warner, Principal, South Central Institute of Technology at Bletchley Park

Start date: March 2020

Previous job: Director of technology faculty, Activate Learning

Interesting fact: A former sponsored athlete, he has completed over 15 marathons


Wendy Reid, Acting chief executive, Health Education England

Start date April 2020

Previous job: Executive medical director and director of education and quality, Health Education England

Interesting fact: She is learning to speak Italian


Ben Frier, Vice Principal, Haywards Heath College

Start date: April 2020

Previous job: Boarding housemaster, Brighton College

Interesting fact: He was an extra in the Terrence Mallick film Thin Red Line