Mark Bramwell was the Associate Director for Sixth Form Colleges at AoC from September 2011. He has an extensive background in further education (FE), having worked in three colleges, at the last of which he held the position of Principal for 18 years.
Prior to working in FE, Mark taught in secondary modern and grammar schools for many years.
He has also acted as Chair for the Sixth Form College Forum for two years, chaired the RIBA FE task group which ran the College Building of the Year competition, and was a member of the National Advisory Panel which looked at the importance of citizenship, reporting to the Secretary of State.
Mark has been awarded an honorary Doctorate for his services to further education from the Southampton Solent University. He currently chairs the Irregularities and Appeals Committee for AQA, overseeing malpractice and appeal hearings.