• Commissioner concerned over ‘strain’ on leaders running two colleges

    Concerns about the “strain” on a leadership team running two colleges simultaneously – one of which is deeply troubled – have been raised by the FE Commissioner, in one of three reports. Richard Atkins and his team visited Huntingdonshire Regional College in January, following an inadequate Ofsted grade in October – with the report now

    11.00 May. 2nd, 2017 | News

  • Struggling college bailed out by SFA after bank refusal

    A Warwickshire college in financial dire straits has been bailed out by the Skills Funding Agency, and is now seeking a merger partner following the departure of its principal. Stratford-Upon-Avon College was rated ‘good’ by Ofsted in March 2015, but ran into money problems this year after planned projects which were expected to bring in

    13.56 Mar. 2nd, 2017 | News