• Third ‘requires improvement’ rating in a row for mega college in debt

    A cash-strapped college whose highly-paid leader was the first in a spate of principals to step down has been rated ‘requires improvement’ for the third time in a row by Ofsted. Birmingham Metropolitan College received a grade three overall and in five headlines fields in a report published this morning. However, the inspection was carried

    10.04 Nov. 23rd, 2018 | News

  • Principal at mega college in debt to the DfE steps down

    One of the most highly paid FE college principals in the country has stepped down with immediate effect. Andrew Cleaves’ departure from Birmingham Metropolitan College, which he has led since 2014, was confirmed by the college today following local news reports. Cliff Hall has been appointed interim principal until a permanent replacement is found, a

    13.33 Sep. 25th, 2018 | News