Nicola Skelton

Programme Leader

Nicola Skelton


Nicola has been working at Blackpool and The Fylde College for eight years. She has worked with students aged 14-24, with a variety of learning difficulties and disabilities

She has worked with students who have social, behavioural and economic difficulties, helping them to further their education and gain employment.

Nicola has also worked with NEET (Not in Education, Employment or Training) students from various backgrounds with a range of needs, developing skills in English, maths, ICT employability and personal development.

Expert In...

• English and maths
• Functional Skills
• pastoral care
• working with learners who have learning difficulties and disabilities
• working with EBD (Emotional and Behavioural Difficulties) students
• working with NEET learners

Qualifications and Accolades

• BA(Hons) English Language, Literature and Writing
• Level 5 Additional Diploma in Teaching English in the Lifelong Learning Sector

Industry Background

Business management

Professional Activities

Continuous updating of relevant skills through staff development activities

Why B&FC?

Here, students have access to the expert knowledge we have as an Osted Grade 1 Outstanding college.


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