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


Katie Easey, Director of education, community learning, The WEA

Start date:June 2021

Previous job: Chief executive, Community Learning in Partnership

Interesting fact: She was a crew member on a 43-foot catamaran travelling from Cairns in Queensland to Christmas Island.


Sam Windett, Deputy director, Learning and Work Institute

Start date: July 2021

Previous job: Director of policy, Impetus

Interesting fact: She once worked on two General Elections within just six months of each other in Canada and the UK.


Chris Morgan, Director of education, employability and skills, The WEA

Start date: April 2021

Previous job: Head of contracts, funding and partnerships, Nacro

Interesting fact: He spent part of a year in the town of Srebrenica in Bosnia as a humanitarian relief volunteer working with Bosnian and Serbian communities.


Cheryl Swales, Acting operations director, Association of Employment and Learning Providers

Start date: April 2021

Previous job: National operations manager, Association of Employment and Learning Providers

Interesting fact: She once tandem skydived from 13,000ft.