TES FE Awards 2011 - Shortlist

2011 Shortlist

Outstanding provider of the Year

Sponsored by LSIS

Uxbridge College, Middlesex
BSix Brooke House Sixth-Form College, London
Exeter College
The Leading Edge (TLE)
West Nottinghamshire College
Walsall College


Outstanding Leadership in Learning and Skills

Uxbridge College, Middlesex
Bedford College
Coleg Morgannwg, South Wales
Exeter College
Highbury College Portsmouth
Weston College, Somerset


Outstanding Entrepreneurship in Learning and Skills

Barking and Dagenham College, Essex
Calderdale College, West Yorkshire
Moulton College, Northampton
Training2Care
Yale College, Wrexham
North Lindsey College, North Lincolnshire


Outstanding Innovation in Teaching, Training or Learning Provision

Sponsored by Institute for Learning

Birmingham Metropolitan College - Feed initiative
BSix Brooke House Sixth-Form College, London - Raising Aspirations programme
Exeter College - Reach Academy
Gloucestershire College/Perry Perrott - E-learning and broadcast media initiatives
Leicester College - work with learners with profound and complex needs
College of North West London - School of Construction virtual-reality initiative


Outstanding Employer Engagement

Communities into Training and Employment (Cite)
City College Norwich - work with insurance firm AXA
Chesterfield College
JML Dolman - Skills Pledge Plus programme in the West Midlands
Logistics Apprenticeship Training Academy (LATA), West Midlands
Walsall College - partnerships with various companies including Nike, Roland Music and Microsoft


Outstanding e-learning Team

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Birmingham Metropolitan College
Derby City Council’s Adult Learning Service
North East Surrey College of Technology (Nescot)
North Warwickshire and Hinckley College
South Eastern Regional College (Serc) in Northern Ireland
Walsall College


Outstanding HR Team

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Bedford College
Gateshead College
Hereward College, West Midlands
Highbury College Portsmouth
Lincoln College
Newcastle-under-Lyme College, Staffordshire


Outstanding Practice in Sustainability

Bedford College
Cornwall College
Highbury College Portsmouth
Petroc, Devon
Warrington Collegiate
Warwickshire College


Outstanding Contribution to the Local Community

Workers’ Educational Association/Bumble Bees Barbarians - inclusive rugby for adults of all abilities
City College Brighton and Hove - city jobs initiative
Isle of Wight Council - family learning team
Media Academy Cardiff - work with disaffected young people
Prospects College, Essex - takeover of a deprived secondary school
St Mary’s College, Blackburn - work on family learning


Outstanding Marketing/Communications Team

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Accrington and Rossendale College, Lancashire
BSix Brooke House Sixth-Form College, London
Grimsby Institute Group
Lincoln College
Oaklands College, Hertfordshire
West Thames College, London


Outstanding Estates Team

City of Westminster College, London Coleg Gwent, Wales
Middlesbrough College
National Star College, Gloucestershire
Warwickshire College
Weston College, Somerset


Outstanding Finance Team

Coleg Llandrillo Cymru, North Wales East Riding College
Lincoln College
Loughborough College
Mid Cheshire College
Pembrokeshire College.