Exmouth Community College announces new principal

PUBLISHED: 11:19 27 April 2017 | UPDATED: 11:42 28 April 2017

New Exmouth Community College principal Andrew Davis.

New Exmouth Community College principal Andrew Davis.


The new principal of Exmouth Community College has been named.

Andrew Davies, currently principal of Huish Episcopi Academy in Somerset, will take over in September, with current principal Tony Alexander to retire at the end of the summer term.

College chair of governors Jill Elson said: “The governing board are delighted to announce the appointment of Andrew Davis as the new principal of Exmouth Community College.

“Andrew brings a wealth of experience to the role. He is currently principal at Huish Episcopi Academy in Somerset where he has been since 2013.

“Prior to this he was head at Dawlish Community College for seven years.

“The governors interviewed six candidates during a three-day assessment process which tested a wide range of skills and knowledge.

“Andrew stood out as an excellent candidate from the start.

“He will take up the post from the start of September 2017 when Mr Alexander, the current principal, retires.”

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