Nicola is an international educational consultant, author and teacher.  With over two decades of experience in education, she has a reputation for successfully managing the most challenging behaviour and motivating staff to help implement change. Currently, Nicola works closely with senior leaders, schools and parents and often speaks at conferences on behaviour management, engaging families, growth mindset and resilience. When working with education staff and students she receives comments on how motivated and inspired they feel following her sessions which gives them the confidence to really push their own boundaries for personal achievement.  She is also the author of over ten educational books and countless articles. An International Values Based Education approved trainer and NLP Master Practitioner.


Keynote and Workshops
Nic enjoys working with event coordinators to customise her talks in order to empower the audience. As a keynote speaker andworkshop facilitator, she delivers key messages at every level, bringing positive psychology and staff engagement to the forefront while creating an atmosphere of engaging discussions and lots of fun! For more information email

“Nicola was our Keynote Speaker for our Annual WISC Conference. Her inspirational presentation was a fantastic way to start the day and really set the tone for the rest of the conference in terms of resilience, determination and embracing challenges.”  E. Verrier, Welsh Independent Schools Council 

“Inspirational and motivating! Nicola’s story epitomises resilience in every sense and our pupils loved her. They’ll use her outstanding message to help them bounce back, push on and deal with their own ‘unfinished business’. This exploration of personal resilience and mental fortitude gives pupils insight into how to come back from the brink and try again.” L. McLean, Christ College Brecon 

In House Training
Nicola has developed a reputation for delivering practical, effective and sustainable solutions based on the latest research. Her training is delivered in a relaxed, friendly and inspirational way.  She is passionate about delivering practical, inspiring and informative training for education staff. Below is a list of in house training she delivers all of which can be tailored to the client’s requirements. For more information email

“She has inspired me as a leader! Nicola has such a great presence and knowledge which captivates even our staff who can be tricky to engage.” R Conway, Deputy Head Teacher, Uplands Infant School 

“Amazing! I never fail to be inspired by your knowledge, authenticity and fantastic strategies to help support behaviour. I feel empowered again!”  A. Cason, Deputy Headteacher, Palmerston Primary

In House Training Courses:


Nicola has published the following books: