New principal is appointed by college

Northumberland College has appointed Ian Clinton OBE as its new principal.

Wednesday, 18th April 2018, 2:47 pm
Updated Wednesday, 18th April 2018, 2:49 pm
Jacqui Henderson and Ian Clinton at Northumberland Colleges Ashington Campus.

Over the past four years, Ian has enjoyed working with several colleges and with many hundreds of new colleagues in the role of interim principal.

Jacqui Henderson, chairman of governors, said: “I and all of the governors are looking forward to working with Ian. Northumberland College and the Board are confident that, as a very experienced principal, Ian will help to ensure that the college continues to evolve to meet the changing needs of students, business partners and the community.

“Ian brings a wealth of experience to the College having spent nearly c5 years as a principal in many different colleges across the country.”

Ian said: “I am honoured to be appointed at such an exciting time for the college as we seek to expand our range of opportunities for students and our business and farming communities.”

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