MOVERS AND SHAKERS: EDITION 319

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


Anne Vickers, Board member, Education Training Collective

Start date: May 2020

Concurrent job: Sport England and the Youth Sport Trust’s Schools Games Organiser for Middlesbrough

Interesting fact: Anne played for Redcar Ladies hockey team for 30 years, joining when she was at school


Matthew Smith, Director of Digital Skills Academy, North Warwickshire and South Leicestershire College

Start date: May 2020

Previous job: Director of the National College of Education

Interesting fact: Matt was the principal dancer in the 2002-03 TV adaptation of The Forsyte Saga starring Damian Lewis


Janet Gardner, Principal, Waltham Forest College

Start date: July 2020

Previous job: Deputy Chief Executive, Newham College

Interesting fact: Janet has a keen interest in travelling and her most recent experience was a tour of the West Coast of America