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


Lisa Wilson, Group director of apprenticeships and employer services, Nottingham College

Start date: March 2021

Previous job: Director of apprenticeships, RNN Group

Interesting fact: She has run the Manchester half marathon and taken part in a number of ‘Tough Mudders’


Chris Malish, Principal, Hull College

Start date: May 2021

Previous job: Deputy chief executive, Bradford College

Interesting fact: He achieved the qualification to become a lifeguard at age 14, though never ended up being one.


John Mothersole, Chair, The Sheffield College

Start date: April 2021

Previous job: Chief executive, Sheffield City Council

Interesting fact: He has a banjo, guitar, clarinet and saxophone, and dabbles with them all but has mastered none – although he has conquered the piano


Damian Hinds, Chair, T Levels All Party Parliamentary Group

Start date: April 2021

Concurrent job: MP for East Hampshire

Interesting fact: Before he was elected to Parliament, he worked for almost 20 years in the hospitality business, including in hotels and pubs.