We have exciting secondment opportunities within Colleges Scotland and we would like to invite interest from colleagues across the college sector.  The closing date has been extended to Friday 13 December 2019.  View further information on the Vacancies page.

The independent Commission on the College of the Future has published a progress report, marking the half-way point in the commission process. The report reflects the discussions to date about what the college of the future should look like. An online survey (https://www.surveymonkey.co.uk/r/futurecollegecommission) is seeking your views on the progress report by midnight on Friday 17 January 2020.

The 2019 edition of our Keyfacts publication has been published. 

The booklet contains the latest facts and figures on the college sector in Scotland in a useful, easy-to-read booklet.

View  pdf Colleges Scotland Keyfacts 2019 (1.65 MB)

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College Sector Statement of Ambition coverThe College Sector Statement of Ambition was launched this morning by Richard Lochhead MSP, Minister for Further Education, Higher Education and Science at West Lothian College.

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Photo Launch EventThe launch of a project to support all college and university staff handle disclosures of gender based violence takes place at Edinburgh Napier University took place on Thursday, 27 September 2018 with support from the Deputy First Minister of Scotland. Over 100,000 cards have been printed and distributed to every college and university across Scotland so that staff can have details of the national, specialist support services at their fingertips.

The idea for the cards came from Ms Fiona Drouet, mother of Emily Drouet, who tragically took her own life having experienced a campaign of gender based violence whilst a student at university. Ms Drouet founded the #EmilyTest campaign.

Read the press release.