Award winning Social Entrepreneur Claudine Reid MBE, has been at the helm of a multi-award winning Social Enterprise for over 25 years providing essential services to enhance and transform communities.

Claudine is a certified leadership coach, trainer and speaker with the world-renowned John Maxwell Team.

In addition to this role, she has served as a Government advisor, Chair & Vice Chair of Governors of 4 schools and colleges, Community Consultant for faith communities and former Social Entrepreneur in residence for Kingston University supporting the university to add value to students using the vehicle of social enterprise.

Claudine’s International work includes Mentoring women in leadership roles in developing countries.

More recently Claudine was appointed to Chair the Committee for Black Business Owners at Lloyds Banking Group – one of the oldest Financial Institutions in the UK.

Commenting on her appointment as a Croydon College Governor, Claudine said, “I believe Education is a key component to the structure of a progressive and inclusive society. As a local employer I wanted to contribute to the strategic leadership of the College and in particular, listen to the voice of the students in order to add value as well as enable and encourage opportunities.”

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In memory of Matt Ratana

In memory of Matt Ratana

Last month, our students created the above artwork in memory of Matt Ratana, the police sergeant who was shot dead inside a police custody facility in London on 25 September 2020.The students’ dedication and hard work in celebrating Matt’s legacy was a testament to...

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Maths students compete in FE Maths Challenge College Final

Maths students compete in FE Maths Challenge College Final

On the 31st January, a group of maths students from Croydon College took part in the FE Maths Challenge College Final. MEI’s Further Education (FE) Maths Challenge is a competition for post-16 students who are working towards gaining a Functional Skills maths...

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College Remains Open During Strike Action

College Remains Open During Strike Action

A small number of the University and College Union (UCU) members at Croydon College have opted to strike this week after rejecting a 6.5% pay offer. We are pleased to report the offer was accepted by the National Education Union (NEU), which represents a number of...

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