Article and interview from Radio Plymouth

Brian Banks from City College has been named ‘FE Lecturer of the Year’

A lecturer from Plymouth has been named as one of the country’s most inspirational teachers.

Brian Banks from City College Plymouth has won a prestigious Gold Teaching Award for ‘Further Education Lecturer of the Year’ at the Pearson Teaching Awards. The ceremony took place last Sunday (20th October) and it’ll be broadcast on the BBC this Saturday (26th October).

He’s been working at City College for the last five years and is a biology lecturer. He said the best part of the job is the students and adds that he finds it hugely rewarding.