Our Latest News

Welcome to our News section. Here you will find details of all our latest activities and events as well as an archive of our past news.

OfS posting Robust complaints procedures required for students reporting harassment and sexual assault

The Office for Students has published its proposed set of expectations on how universities and colleges should deal with reports of harassment and all forms of sexual misconduct.

To access the OfS posting click here

OIA briefing note: Complaints involving sexual misconduct and harassment

In this second briefing paper before term gets underway.

An OIA briefing note on complaints involving sexual misconduct and harassment.

click this link for the briefing note

The Public Sector Bodies (Websites and Mobile Applications Accessibility Regulations 2018 and what these mean in practice for colleges

From September 2019 every new public sector website will need to meet approved accessibility standards and publish an accessibility statement saying they have been met. Existing websites have until September 2020 to comply

For further details from the JISC website click here

Degree Apprenticeships 2020 UUK Conference 5th February

2019 saw increased sector and media focus on degree apprenticeships, with UUK publishing a report dedicated to the topic. Building on this momentum and work, UUK is hosting a one-day event bringing together sector experts and practitioners to take an in-depth look at the developments and future of degree apprenticeships.

Now in its fifth year, this full-day conference will give you a chance to listen to and engage with the current challenges and opportunities surrounding degree apprenticeships. The day will be an opportunity to gain a full understanding of degree apprenticeship policy developments and best practice to help you make the most of the opportunities available. For more information and booking click here