• Troubleshooter replaces Garry Phillips at City College Plymouth

    A college whose previous boss quit following the publication of a damning FE commissioner report into his leadership of his former college has appointed an experienced troubleshooter as its interim principal. Penny Wycherley [picture above], formerly principal of Waltham Forest College until she retired in March, will take over the top job at City College

    10.53 Nov. 26th, 2018 | News

  • Principal who jumped ship before financial failings exposed leaves his new college

    A principal who jumped ship before the financial failings of his previous college were exposed has stepped down from the college he moved onto. Garry Phillips’ departure from City College Plymouth comes days after members of the FE commissioner’s team visited the college, and a week and a half after a damning FE report into

    11.04 Nov. 13th, 2018 | News

  • College defends appointment of principal who jumped ship before financial failings exposed

    A principal who jumped ship before the financial failings of his former college were uncovered has the backing of the board at the college he moved onto. The confirmation came in a reply, seen by FE Week, to University and College Union officials at City College Plymouth in response to their letter demanding answers about

    17.41 Nov. 6th, 2018 | News