About Us

"You can solve problems, but the solutions don't always have to be elaborate or expensive" 

Peggy Whitson


Nicola Perkins FCIPD 

Nicola is the Founder and Director of NSP HR Solutions. She is a very experienced HR professional and a Chartered Fellow of the CIPD, with more than 25 years' experience working in people management in both private and public sector organisations. She believes in providing a personal, high quality service delivering all HR Support packages and Coaching & Mentoring services herself. 

Nicola is passionate about supporting SME Businesses, Charities and Education Leaders and HR professionals through tailoring HR support packages that deliver tangible business improvements and value for money. Her mantra 'For Solutions You Can Trust' encapsulates  her focus on quality, dependability and integrity.

Nicola has particular expertise in:

  • Change Management and Employee Relations;
  • Talent Acquisition and Workforce Planning; 
  • Policy, Process & Systems development,
  • Developing Learning and Development solutions
  • Executive Coaching
  • Coaching & Mentoring Managers and HR Professionals 

For 16 years, Nicola was a senior HR leader in Further Education, She played a pivotal part in the successful merger of 2 FE colleges, leading on  all HR aspects of post-merger integration and transformation. She has an open and consultative style, and strong relationship building skills and has developed high performing teams with well-honed coaching and mentoring skills.

In her early career, Nicola worked for a global automotive systems supplier for 9 years where she was trained in Kaizen and total quality management. She is logical and analytical and applies these skill to re-design HR processes and systems to deliver smarter ways of working in environments where resources are stretched. 

Nicola lives in South Wales and travels regularly throughout the UK support clients in both the private, public and third sectors. 

She enjoys walking her labrador dog on the cliffs of Gower, and has a particular love of owls! 

For more about Nicola's background please click here to view her profile on Linked In. 

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Our standards are high. These are the values that underpin the way we work. 


We aim to deliver you a high quality service adhering to professional standards and best practice. We adopt a pragmatic approach to achieve the best possible outcome for your business in a timely fashion.


Our relationships are founded on open and honest communications and transparency. We identify solutions through a thorough assessment of risk, evidence and our expertise. We won't sit on the fence. 

Responsive in Partnership 

We listen carefully and seek to provide a responsive service. We'll seek to understand your organisation's, mission, values and objectives to deliver practical solutions that align. 


Sometimes a collaborative approach is what's needed. If your project would benefit from the input of other experts, we can draw on our large network of tried and tested partners.


We treat people with care and respect. We will always clarify issues around boundaries and confidentiality as part of our contracting process. Our duty of care extends to every individual we come into contact with.

We'd be delighted to discuss with you how we can help you.