OLIVIA BUSSEY, NON-EXECUTIVE DIRECTOR
Olivia Bussey is the Head of Quality and Compliance for NCC Education, an awarding body and international provider of British education in Computing and Business. As the Responsible Officer for an organisation working with a global network of Centres and Universities, Olivia provides effective and practical recommendations, support and advice to senior management whilst modifying, improving, and strengthening compliance arrangements with Ofqual, Qualification Wales and overseas regulators.
With over 15 years in the education sector, she has honed her skills in policy development, qualification development and project management, whilst retaining the values and ethical principles garnered from her formative years spent as a teacher. Olivia is particularly passionate about ensuring all young people, and especially girls, have access to a quality education, volunteering as an Enterprise Adviser across Greater Manchester, Olivia works closely with Heads of Schools and Colleges to help develop their careers programme. She also invests her time working as a mentor for The Girls Network, to inspire and empower young women from less advantaged communities.