Nikki has been teaching the flute and singing privately for many years and has held posts as Head of Flute at The Blackburn School of Music and Rosemeade School.

Her current posts are at Bootham School, York, Mount St. Mary’s College and Huddersfield Grammar School. She also maintains a very busy private teaching practice.

Nikki’s pupils have had great success both locally and nationally and her pupils past and present have performed with Kirklees Youth Orchestra, Yorkshire Youth Orchestra, Yorkshire Young Sinfonia, The National Children’s Orchestra,  The National Children’s Wind Sinfonia, The National Children’s Wind Orchestra, The National Children’s Chamber Orchestra, The National Youth Wind Ensemble, The National Youth Chamber Orchestra, The National Youth Orchestra and Yorkshire Youth Choir and The National Youth Music Theatre.

Many of Nikki’s pupils have gone on to study music at degree level at the countries leading Universities and Music Colleges.

Nikki is the founder and Musical Director of The Mistral Trio and Les Six flute ensemble.