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      Join the Learner Council

      We recently spoke with Learner Council member Linda Bedford about her experiences of being on the Learner Council. With applications opening soon please have a look at the video to see what being a Learner Council member is about. If you think you would like to join the council, email Please note that you are eligible to apply for the council if you are a course representative and are passionate about making a difference in your learning experience!

    • Learner Council 2017 Councillors

      Congratulations to our new Learner Councillors, 

      Heena Gilani, representing English, Maths and ESOL 

      Stephen Penny, Modern Foreign Languages 

      Aishat Aldons, Childcare

      Robert Young, Arts, Media and Leisure  

      Magdalena Zombecka for FEML and Wider Family Learning.

      • Current Learner Councillors

        Please see information about your Learner Councillors below:

                 Linda Bedford

        Learner Councillor - Modern Foreign Languages

        "I have been a member of the Learner Council since it was first formed last January. We meet once a term for an hour and discuss and make decisions about all matters which impact on

        learners.It is great to meet other learners and find out about the courses they are on and be able to work together to help improve everyone's learning experience. "

        • Learner Council 2017

          Course Reps we need you!

          Apply to join our learner council and provide your learners with a voice!

          If you would like to join our council please apply to Sophie Alexis by emailing

          Please see the fact sheet below for further information on the application, voting and results process.

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