Shortlist announced 20 November 2018

The most outstanding individuals and institutions that the FE sector has to offer have been recognised in the shortlist for the 2019 Tes FE Awards.

It's been revealed that Fircroft College has been shortlisted for the ‘Professional services team of the year’ and ‘Adult and community learning provider of the year’ award.

Tes FE editor Stephen Exley said: “Excellent practice exists right across the further education sector, and those shortlisted for the Tes FE Awards are the cream of the crop. Our judges were extremely impressed with the calibre of entries.

“We had more entries for this year’s categories than ever before, and the standard was higher than ever. To be shortlisted is an extraordinary achievement.”

Mel Lenehan, Principal and CEO of Fircroft College said, “We are delighted to have been shortlisted for two Tes FE awards for the second year running. This is a testament to the dedication and hard work of our brilliant staff and of course our wonderful learners.”

The winners will be revealed at a gala awards evening at the Grosvenor House Hotel, Park Lane, London on Friday 22 March 2019.

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