Changes at the top of The Bedford College Group see Vice Principal Georgina Ager taking responsibility for Northamptonshire campuses in Kettering, Corby and Wellingborough.
Georgina will be forging ahead with plans to raise the standards of education up to and including degree-level learning, or Higher Education, across the whole Group. But with special attention to enhancing successful partnerships such as that with the University of Northamptonshire.
She is also looking to link up with business organisations, employers and local authorities who may want to learn more about the college campuses in Corby, Kettering and Wellingborough.
“Great progress is being made across all locations, particularly with the rebuild of Wellingborough which represents at £10 Million project investment by the Group.
“This will mean 1,000 students plus staff pouring into Wellingborough town centre which should be boost for local businesses.
“We have been grateful to Wellingborough Borough Council and its leader Cllr Martin Griffiths for all their support so far and look forward to continuing to work closely with them as the local authority scene evolves in the future,” said Georgina.
Georgina also has a Group-wide overview of the curriculum in general as well as: The Bedford Sixth Form, Arts, Travel, Business, Hair and Beauty, Hospitality, Care and Childcare, Teacher Education and HE.