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Our People (2016-17 Year-End)

Staff Headcount

The staff headcount has increased by 41 full-time equivalent posts to 779, this is largely due to the recruitment of staff for Advance, Advance II and Additional Learner Support.

Staff Turnover

The college's staff turnover reduced by 0.5% to 12%. This is well below the AoC average staff turnover figure of 18.2%.

Staff Sickness Absence

The staff sickness absence level decreased from 6.5 days to 5.9 days due to a reduction in short term absence.

Staff Diversity

The staff ethnicity is more balanced than the previous four years.

Staff gender remained consistent with the previous year.

Staff disability remained consistent with the previous year.


Governing Body Diversity


Governing Body Diversity

The college’s Corporation (governing body) has 19% of governors from ethnic minority backgrounds. The age range of governors is not typical for the sector being younger than the norm with the majority of governors aged 55 years or under. The governing body has 62% male members and 38% female members.

For information on pay efficiency please see Financial Strength.