College Leadership

Sam Parrett

Sam Parrett OBE

Principal and CEO of London South East Colleges

Sam is the Principal and CEO of London South East Colleges following the merger of Bromley College with the former Bexley College and Greenwich Community College in 2016.

Sam was appointed Principal of Bromley College in 2010 and oversaw its first merger with Orpington College in 2011. This consisted of a major transformation to align the college’s curriculum and services to meet the needs of the local community. As a result, academic and financial performance improved dramatically – leading to Bromley College, under Sam’s leadership, being in prime position to head-up the country’s first three-way college merger in August 2016.

Sam is also Trustee and CEO of London South East Academies Trust (formerly Bromley Educational Trust) which currently comprises of five schools across South East London, with ambitions to grow further over the coming years.

In addition Sam is also now the Chair of Bexley-based Skills for Growth – a charity that aims to help young people to progress into or within employment, focusing particularly on those individual s with low prior attainment levels, those that are not engaged in education employment or training (NEET), and young offenders or those leaving care.


John Hunt

John Hunt

Deputy CEO and CFO

John joined Bromley College in June 2013 as Vice Principal Finance & Resources. He is a fellow of the Association of Chartered Certified Accounts and has a track record of implementing business efficiencies and other significant improvements together with leading through periods of change. To contact John please email This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.


Andrew Slade

Andrew Slade

Deputy Principal

Andrew joined Bromley College in August 2012, having started his career as a teacher and going on to hold various senior roles within colleges. Andrew is passionate about learners achieving excellence in all they do and in providing them with a high quality learning experience that enables them to succeed and prosper. To contact Andrew please emailThis email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.


David Lambert

David Lambert

Vice Principal for Quality and Standards

David joined Bromley College 13 years ago, starting as Head of Construction and Engineering before progressing to his current position within London South East Colleges. Before starting his career in Further Education, David worked in construction, serving an apprenticeship as a carpenter before moving into site and project management. To contact David please email This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.


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Mary Herbert

Vice Principal Curriculum

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AshleyMcCaul

Ashley McCaul

CEO Skills for Growth Director London South East Colleges

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David Warnes

David Warnes

Vice Principal Innovation and Development

David joined Bromley College in December 2014 to take on a cross college role for enterprise and skills, developing close connections with employers and external stakeholders. David started his career teaching business studies, before moving into work place learning, assessing and managing Apprenticeships, Train to Gain and other employer related training. To contact David please email This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

David is responsible for:

  • Higher Education and Access provision
  • Commercial and loan funded provision
  • Adult and Community learning
  • Career Advantage and Work Experience

Duncan Adams

Duncan Adams

Director of Marketing and Communications

Duncan joined London South East Colleges in September 2016 having previously been Group Director of Marketing and Student Recruitment at Warwickshire College Group for four years prior to his appointment. Duncan has a wealth of experience in marketing, communications, branding as well as internal communications gained in Further Education, the charity sector, consultancy and policing. For many years he worked at Sussex Police managing both media handling and public relations work as well as sitting on many national groups and committees. To contact Duncan please email This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.


Jenny Pharo

Jennifer Pharo

Executive Director of College Services

Jennifer has a career portfolio that includes working for a number of years in the legal, investment banking and financial services sectors. Primarily engaged in project management, business processes, IT and data management solutions, before switching to the education sector and retraining as a teacher/trainer in Business and IT. Jennifer started her career in further education 17 years ago for a large South East London College as a senior manager in business operations, resources and MIS before joining Bromley College as Executive Director for College Services in September 2015. Jennifer has extensive knowledge and experience of qualification reform, business processes and operations, funding and performance metrics associated with and impacting on the FE and Education Sector. She has proven skills in strategic and operational management, leading and managing large teams through change projects and merger, re-engineering business processes and financial and business planning. To contact Jennifer please email This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

 


Shahnaj Monaf

Shahnaj Monaf

Executive Director of Group Finance

Shahnaj has spent a total of eight years working in the education sector. She has a proven track record of implementing strong budgetary and financial controls to improve financial performance. Shahnaj is responsible for overseeing the effective and efficient operation of financial services provided to Bromley Educational Trust. To contact Shahnaj please email This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

 


Louise Wolsey

Louise Wolsey

Executive Director of Corporate and Strategic Development

After working in West Sussex Advisory and Inspection Service during which she gained a Masters degree in School Improvement, Louise went on to work in the voluntary sector, undertaking a range of Business Development and Communications roles. These included 7 years at the Youth Sport Trust from which she went on as Director of Fundraising and Communications to establish the Dame Kelly Holmes Trust, before joining Westway Trust as Director of Development 2013. In September 2015 Louise joined Bromley College of Further and Higher Education, and with her Executive Colleagues worked towards a successful merger and the formation of London South East Colleges in August 2016. To contact Louise please email This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.


Rhona

Rhona Sapsford

Assistant Principal SEN and Foundation Learning

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Susie Kusnierz

Susie Kusnierz

Assistant Principal English and Maths

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Dawn Buttle

Dawn Buttle

Assistant Principal Bromley 

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Ana Guimaraes

Ana Guimaraes

Assistant Principal Bexley

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Lisa Stubbs

Lisa Stubbs

Assistant Principal Greenwich 

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Nicholas Sansom 

Interim Assistant Principal Orpington 

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