John Lawton

John LawtonJohn Lawton is the Interim Head of CMI’s Awarding Body and deals with all matters relating to compliance against Regulators’ requirements in the design and delivery of CMI’s qualifications.

John is a former Chief Executive Officer of an Awarding Organisation and its Responsible Officer for regulatory purposes. John has extensive experience in the education sector, having been a Regional Development Officer for the NIACE (now the Learning and Work Institute); the National Education Officer for the learning disability charity, Mencap; the Head of Corporate Funding and Policy and Equality & Diversity at Ufi/learndirect; and a former Inspector of adult learning and skills provision.

Type: Regulation Compliance Committee