Nominated for this Award by no fewer than 11 of his appreciative students, Andy is a dedicated, gifted and inspirational teacher. His specialist subject area is Travel and Tourism which he teaches with great skill and flair. However, he also inspires his students with confidence, self- belief and the realisation that, if they try, they can achieve success!. Teaching Awards judges said, “his personality, energy and enthusiasm shone through all the elements of our visit to the College, and the glowing testimonies from the students, staff and colleagues were extremely impressive, he is an exceptional educationalist”. One grateful ex-student’s nomination read, “I would like to thank Andy Waite for helping me find employment as cabin crew as this is something i have wanted to do for a long time. I finally got my job for Thomas Cook and cannot wait to start flying. I don’t think I could have done it without him. Thank You!!!” Andy is a very deserving winner of this prestigious Award.