The LVP awards: Winners 2016
Learner Voice Practitioners Network: Awards 2016 Winners
We are delighted to announce the winners of this year’s awards. This year the standard of entry was excellent and we delighted to see a huge range of impact and innovation across the sector.
First Place – Belfast Met College
The submission showed both a determination to work towards to ensuring the Learner Voice but also a dedication to making sure that quality is at the heart of this process. An excellent example of embedding Learner Voice within an institution over time and building by being sustainable and strategic with their vision.
Second Place - Bournemouth and Poole College Students' Union
An excellent example of making sure Learner Voice is led and executed by Learners. A very impressive way of embedding Learner leadership within their output
Third Place – Newham College of FE
A wide range of activity has undoubtedly made a positive difference to the Learners of Newham College. A focus on measurable impact is an excellent example of best practice which is clear from the results achieved.
Highly Commended: City Plymouth College, City and Islington College and Derwen College
First Place – Helen Griffiths – Walsall College
It is obvious in this submission that Helen goes above and beyond in her role and hold a great level of respect from her Learners. Helen does an impressive amount and exemplifies excellence in the work she does. There are clear examples of Helen’s passion throughout this submission and the warmth in which the submitter writes about Helen shows further evidence of this.
Second Place – Sue Richards and Teriann Burgoyne – Derwen College
Sue and Teriann have shown their dedication and passion to their roles throughout this year. This especially comes across from their work supporting their Learners at both local and national levels. It is even more impressive when you acknowledge the short length of time they have been in post.
Third Place – Stephen Stroud – Blackpool and the Fylde College
Stephen has shown what can be achieved when working with dedication over multiple years. There are very clear impacts that Stephen has had on Blackpool and the Fylde College and it is impressive to see the journey he has taken his Learners on. This is obvious from the warmth of the message from an ex-president.
Highly Commended: Cordelia Cembrowicz, Fontayne Fernay-Debrett, Linsey Fry, Sarah Laszlo
Thanks to all those who entered, Trophies and Certificates will be sent out in the near future.
Last Year's Winners
North Region Staff Award Winner - Christina Donovan - Wigan and Leigh College
North Region Institution Award Winner - Seashell Trust
North Region Institution Award Runner-Up - Bradford College
North Region Institution Award Highly Commended - Newcastle College
Midlands Region Institution Award Winner - Walsall College
Midlands Region Institution Award Runner-Up - Warwickshire College
Midlands Region Staff Award Winner- Sarah Lazlo - Derwen College
London Region Staff Award Winner - Garrett Hill - Havering College
London Region Institution Award Winner - Newham College
London Region Institution Award Runner-Up - Bromley College
South Region Staff Award Winner - Ben Rowsell - Cornwall College
South Region Staff Award Runner-Up - Trevor Fox - North West Kent College
South Region Institution Award Winner - Cornwall College
South Region Institution Award Runner-Up - Bournemouth & Poole College
Overall Staff Award Winner - Sarah Lazlo
Overall Staff Award Runner-Up - Garrett Hill
Overall Staff Award Highly Commended - Ben Rowsell
Overall Institution Award Winner - Walsall College
Overall Institution Award Runner-Up - Seashell Trust
Overall Institution Award Highly Commended - Bradford College