Head of Student Wellbeing & Support (GY campus)
Nikki joined Great Yarmouth College, now East Coast College, in December 2012 and held roles as Student Services Manager and Student Welfare Advisor within this time. In her current post of Head of Student Wellbeing and Progression Nikki has overseen the development of safeguarding and wellbeing practice, personal development and welfare tutorial programme within curriculum and led the college through Cross College Matrix careers, information, advice and guidance national accreditation.
Nikki’s previous posts include Enterprise Centre Manager at Poultec Training, 14-19 Project Manager for Norfolk County Council Operational Partnerships and Connexions Personal Advisor specialising in safeguarding and supporting vulnerable NEET young people.
Nikki’s qualifications include Level 6 Careers Guidance and Development Diploma; Home Office registered WRAP Prevent trainer; NLP Coaching Practitioner; Masters module Supervision in Youth and Community Development; Certificate in Person Centred Counselling; PGCE; BA (hons) History of Art, Design and Architecture.
Nikki is currently Trustee of East Anglia Anchorage Trust – supporting sustainable tenancies for young people, Chair of the ACER Equality, Diversity and Safeguarding board, steering group member for Careers Enterprise Company regional group.