Head of Workplace

Nicola is Head of Workplace within Business in the Community, with responsibility for programmes focussing on employee engagement, staff wellbeing and inclusion. She has worked in HR, Learning and Organisational Development for over 20 years and led on Corporate Social Responsibility for several years within a BITC member organisation. Her passion for CSR coupled with her HR experience drew her to her current role where she enjoys the variety and creativity it offers, as well as the ability to work with and positively impact employers and employees across the Province.

Nicola is MCIPD qualified with a Business Degree and an MSc in HR Management, both from the University of Ulster. She is also a qualified Executive Coach & Mentor, NLP Practitioner and has a Diploma in Stress Management for Trainers. Outside of BITC Nicola enjoys travel, training for long distance walking challenges, coaching and volunteering.

Contact: nicola.thompson@bitcni.org.uk