A qualified teacher, Ruth has held a number of roles in further education as well as in the commercial sector. Alongside her role as CEO of the Career Colleges Trust, Ruth is a consultant to the FE Sector, supporting college turnarounds and business development. Previously she been a CEO and Principal of an FE college.
Ruth previously worked in the commercial sector for blue chip companies. She later ran a successful management consultancy providing performance recovery support and developing training programs for banks, law firms and other international organisations.
Ruth also has seven years of experience as Deputy Principal in two Further Education colleges. Her key area of expertise was on financial recovery, quality improvement and changing the business focus, with ‘Good’ and ‘Outstanding’ Ofsted grades at inspections.
Since the start of the Covid-19 pandemic earlier this year, healthcare has undoubtedly been thrust into the spotlight. Many colleges have seen an increase in the number of students wanting to pursue a career in this sector and here at @ColegGwent, we absolutely understand the necessity of encouraging this.
#MaritimeCareers Week - The Career Colleges Trust (@CareerCollegesT) has joined forces with STC International in Rotterdam and seven FE Colleges across the UK to launch a pioneering network of specialist logistics colleges.