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Barnfield College Interim Principal Martin Sim

Interim Principal Appointed

on April 25, 2018

Barnfield College is pleased to announce that Martin Sim has been appointed as the Interim Principal and CEO from 25 April 2018. Martin was the former Principal and CEO of Salford City College and latterly the Interim Principal of Gateway College, Leicester. He brings a wealth of senior-level experience and FE sector knowledge.

With the College currently in administered status, Martin will work closely with the FE Commissioner’s Team and the Education Skills Funding Agency (ESFA). Priorities will include improving the quality of teaching and learning, maximising student success and ensuring the needs of the local community are met.

Martin said “I am delighted to join the College and look forward to working with the dedicated and skilled teams at Barnfield College…It is important that the local community understands that we are open for business as usual and will continue to provide opportunities and outcomes for young people across Luton…The College is at present receiving an increase in applications for September 2018, and work is already underway to welcome new starters.”

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