Nisha Patel

Campaigns, Marketing and Communications Support

Nisha Patel is the Campaigns, Marketing and Communications Assistant at Learning and Work Institute and was employed through the Jobs Growth Wales Scheme in September 2014. Her role involves the planning and delivery of campaigns such as the Inspire! Awards, Adult Learners’ Week and Skills for Work Week. She also assists the the team at events, conferences and meetings and delivers various aspects of communications, such as social media platforms. She enjoys being a part of the team and is thrilled to be involved.

Nisha has completed an Apprenticeship in Business Administration with the view to further benefit her role within the team to further expand her knowledge, skills and career prospects. She also graduated with BSC Criminology and Sociology and has had experience in areas such as events, administration, communications, social media/website maintenance and radio work support through prior role at Diverse Cymru. Nisha also volunteered for 2 years at Victim Support providing practical and emotional support to Victims of Anti Social Behaviour and Hate Crime.

Outside of work Nisha enjoys dance, cooking/baking, films, blogging, outdoor activities and photography.



Sam Gardner – The three mental health lessons I’ve learnt from a global pandemic.
9th October 2020 by Nisha Patel

Sam Gardner – The three mental health lessons I’ve learnt from a global pandemic.

It is 4.24am and the glare of my phone screen probably isn’t helping me sleep. The fan whirrs as the morning light peeps through the curtains. I am wide awake.  For the past 2 months I’ve...Read more »

Adult Community Learning | Learning in Lockdown
24th September 2020 by Nisha Patel

Adult Community Learning | Learning in Lockdown

Vale Courses have been busy with their paintbrushes. Art Tutor Christine Lloyd entered the categories “Our Wonderful NHS” and “Life after Lockdown” for ‘Art Challenge Wales’. These painting are going to be actioned through jumblebee.co.uk to...Read more »

Learning Welsh during lockdown
19th August 2020 by Nisha Patel

Learning Welsh during lockdown

Learning Welsh during lockdown Learning Welsh proved popular during lockdown, with thousands more adults following courses with the National Centre for Learning Welsh and its course providers. Developing digital learning resources had been a priority for...Read more »

Wales Labour Market Statistics – June 2020
16th June 2020 by Nisha Patel

Wales Labour Market Statistics – June 2020

This briefing sets out analysis of the ONS labour market statistics for Wales, released on the morning of 16th June 2020. The data cover the number of people claiming benefits up to May 2020, and the...Read more »

31st March 2020 by Nisha Patel

ESOL during Covid19 Technology list

7th February 2020 by Nisha Patel

Wales – Impact Report 2020  

31st January 2020 by Nisha Patel

Suzanne McCabe develops and delivers bespoke training and support for autistic adults throughout South Wales and her passion, commitment and vision is making a difference to many lives. Designing training for autistic adults and their families...Read more »

31st January 2020 by Nisha Patel

Rameh O’Sullivan teaches in the community across Cardiff. Originally teaching IT, she stepped in to deliver the Preparation for International English Language Testing System (IELTS) and over the last five years she has improved and developed...Read more »

31st January 2020 by Nisha Patel

Philippa Gibson learnt Welsh as an adult and over the last 30 years she has developed her skills to become a talented Welsh tutor, developing the learning programme locally and promoting it within the community around...Read more »