Neasa McCurtin

Employment

LBSPartners – Learning & Development Training Manager

Neasa has a wealth of experience in Learning and Development, having designed and delivered tailored training packages and workshops across large organisations. Having a strong background in coaching and advising management on challenging workplace issues, Neasa has also helped to identify and develop strategies to support Heads of Departments in extending their reach. As a result, Neasa’s core skills include effective communication, influencing at an organisation level, facilitating others in a learning environment and problem solving.

Alzheimer’s Society – National Programme Manager

As National Programme Manager, Neasa was responsible for the development and implementation of a flagship volunteering initiative. This involved developing an internal communications plan to encourage participation across the organisation, coordinating peer learning sessions, showcasing the success of the programme in achieving strategic organisational objectives and reporting to the Operations Leadership Team on the programme’s impact.

Earlier Career 

Neasa began her career delivering a series of Learning & Development lectures in University College Cork, then progressing as a researcher with the University of Limerick. Neasa also worked with Barnardo’s as a Learning & Development Assistant and People Advisor for managers in the Fundraising and Marketing department.

Professional Highlights

  • Delivered a series of lectures for a Masters course in ‘Learning & Development in Organisations’
  • Involved in the development of an organisation-wide mentoring scheme for senior management at Barnardo’s
  • Designed and delivered training in the fields of effective management and communication.

Education

Masters of Science in Occupational Psychology
University of Nottingham

Higher Diploma in Psychology
University College Cork

Bachelor of Arts degree in English
University College Cork

Level A and B Certification in Occupational Testing
University of Nottingham

Conflict Management – Thomas Kilman Tool
Nicholson McBride

Negotiation and Influencing
Bradford Group

neasamccurtin@lbspartners.ie
+353 (0) 834767909