College appoints new delivery manager
MACCLESFIELD College has appointed a new Higher Education delivery manager to support the expansion of its HE provision.
Dr Raja Toqeer has more than 20 years of teaching and assessment experience in engineering and business sector and he takes on the role following several years as a lecturer in electrical and electronic engineering at Macclesfield College.
In addition, Raja holds a PhD, MSc and BSc in electrical and electronic engineering and is a fellow of the Higher Education Academy, Chartered Management Institute as well as a chartered manager of the Society for Education and Training.
Rachel Kay, chief executive and principal of Macclesfield College, said: “We are continuously implementing positive changes in the quality of teaching and are delighted to appoint someone of such calibre to lead our higher education provision.
We place great emphasis on teaching excellence and our work has been recognised by the Quality Assurance Agency (QAA) for higher Education. Raja’s expertise and proactive approach will add value to the existing team.”
Dr Toqeer added: “I share Macclesfield College’s passion for educational excellence and I look forward to leading a team of highly qualified academic professionals who all embrace the same vision.”
GIFT team from St Paul’s Primary School in Poynton, with the Wellspring harvest collection