From education to employment

AoC Create’s Shireen Al-Khalili discusses shared services

FE News catches up with Shireen Al-Khalili, AoC Create’s shared services project manager, to discuss six projects funded by a £6.5m grant from the skills Funding Agency to distribute across the FE sector. The shared  services projects range from front and back office services, procurement of awarding organisation services, to cloud computing. 

Each of the projects had to make efficiency savings of at least £50,000 in their first year, but many of them are projected to save more than a £1m in their second year.

Click on the video below to hear about the AoC’s shared services projects in greater detail:
http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=GZ1kRGND6ek


Related Articles

Promises, Possibilities & Political Futures…

Tristan Arnison discusses the main UK parties’ education policies for the upcoming election. While specifics vary, common themes emerge around curriculum reform, skills training, and…

Responses