The Governing Board
Welbeck, The Defence Sixth Form College is a Ministry of Defence institution which is operated as a sixth-form college on their behalf by the Minerva Consortium through a Public Private Partnership contract - Pearson TQ is the contractor responsible to Minerva for the provision of all education services and Interserve Defence Limited (IDL) is responsible to Minerva for the soft services and for the maintenance of the fabric and facilities of the College; the Defence Academy is the responsible body on behalf of the MOD.
The Governing Board, working within the remit of the Governors’ Charter, includes amongst others, representative senior Armed Forces personnel, civilian representatives (including education specialists), individuals with technical and industrial experience, and representatives of Minerva. The Board acts in an advisory capacity, rather than as an executive body, on best practice for the delivery of the education and pastoral services. Full meetings of the Governing Board take place each term and in addition there are termly meetings of the Curriculum and Pastoral Sub-Committees.
The Chair of the Governing Board can be contacted c/o:
The Secretary to the Board of Governors
Defence Technical Officer and Engineer Entry Scheme (DTOEES)
Defence Academy of the United Kingdom
Tel No: 01793 785443