Alison is the Head of Work-based Learning at the University of Wolverhampton. She works closely with Academic Faculties and Departments across the University to ensure that systems and processes meet the needs of work-based learners. She is also involved in the accreditation of employer-based training and developing on-line support for the recognition of prior learning. Alison leads the annual Employability and Enterprise Conference and sits on a number of committees and working groups that deal with work-based and lifelong learning as well as chairing the University’s Work-based Learning and Placement Learning Forum. Alison supports CAEL's work in the areas of assessment, evaluation and quality management.