Chief Operating Officer & Group Principal, Warwickshire College & University Centre
Monday 4 July, 1315
TRACK: Business & Industry
Working with employers: wants and needs
Peter has been working in further education for over 25 years. He started his career as an Engineering lecturer at Shrewsbury College of Arts and Technology before moving to WCG in 1996. Peter progressed to Programme Area Manager for Engineering in 1998, Director of Strategic Developments in 2001 and became a Vice Principal in 2003.
He has been Chief Operating Officer & Group Principal since 2018.
Peter has been extremely fortunate to be part of some exciting times at WCG including mergers and several new sites being built. He led the College's apprenticeship strategy trailblazing the apprenticeship reforms in England and this apprenticeship work has recently been recognised through a Queen's Anniversary Prize for Higher and Further Education.
Peter is a member of the West Midlands Automotive Taskforce and a Board Director of the Higher Education Statistics Agency and Landex's Land Based Assessments Ltd.