College governor appointed Local Authority Director of Solent LEP
Congratulations to Councillor Judith Grajewski, a long-standing and valued governor of Eastleigh College, who has been appointed Local Authority Director of Solent LEP (Local Enterprise Partnership).
As an Executive Member for Public Health at Hampshire, Councillor at Eastleigh Borough Council and Hampshire County Council’s representative on the Partnership for South Hampshire (PfSH) Joint Management Committee, Judith has a wealth of knowledge and experience.
Judith is also a director with a Hampshire-based advertising and design agency providing strategic marketing and creative support to local and national small and medium-sized businesses, and is extremely well-placed to take on the role with Solent LEP.
Eastleigh College works closely with Solent LEP, which brings the business community together with the Further Education and Higher Education sector to ensure a prosperous and sustainable economic future in the region.
Councillor Grajewski said: “Being part of the Solent Local Enterprise Partnership works well with my current roles as their work impacts the whole region, establishing long-term strategies and actions for future generations that live and work here.
“I look forward to contributing to these strategies that will benefit our community, making it an increasingly vibrant area.”
Disability Confident badge shows Eastleigh College is an accessible employer
Eastleigh College has been accredited as a Disability Confident Employer as part of the College’s continual commitment to progressing towards greater diversity in the workplace and inclusive learning. This means the college is already benefitting from being able to draw from the widest possible pool of talent, and is securing, retaining and developing disabled staff who are skilled, loyal and hard-working.
Going for Gold in National Teaching Awards
The Hospitality and Catering Team at Eastleigh College is in the running to win one of the 15 Gold Pearson National Teaching Awards after winning FE Team of the Year in the Pearson National Teaching Silver Awards for their outstanding commitment to changing the lives of the young people they work with every day.