MEET OUR ENGLISH TRAINERS

Stephanie Day

Stephanie is a trained historian and an English language teacher with three years of experience. She is also an Italian Student which she is currently studying. Being a learner and a trainer at the same time brings important insights to her work as a teacher.

Ren Caution

Ren is trainer with a rich and varied experience – spanning more than 28 years. He has worked not only in the UK but also in Spain, France and Japan. He holds both a Diploma and a Masters in EFL. His experience and qualifications mean that he is highly equipped to deal with learners from all backgrounds and with a wide variety of learning styles.

Lorena Calderon

Lorena has taught English for ten years in South America, England and also online. Her experience as a home-stay host helps her really understand the needs of students. Lorena is a trained graphic designer and also had her own fashion brand. She loves bringing creativity and deep discussions into the classroom.

Tanya Stefanova

Tanya has a Master’s degree in English and American Studies and 19 years of experience as an ESL teacher. She has taught adult, young learners, groups and individuals across all levels. Apart from general English, Tanya is also an expert in teaching English for academic purposes and business. Tanya loves making every lesson special for her students.

Ivan Petrov

Ivo is passionate about languages. He is fluent in English, German and Italian, and has been teaching English as a second language for three years. Ivaylo believes that teachers learn from their students within the learning process. More than anything else, he loves to create a warm and healthy atmosphere in the classroom. Ivaylo has a degree in screenwriting and cinema direction.

Tom Morrs

Tom has been teaching general English and IELTS exam classes to students from all over the world for two years. He is particularly interested in teaching pronunciation and connected speech, and helping students understand and produce natural English. He also has a background in the performing arts and is an accomplished singer.

Keyla Porras

Keyla is a Senior Teacher with almost five years of teaching experience. She is currently working towards her DELTA advanced teaching qualification. Keyla also has a PGCE and has taught French and Spanish in secondary schools for four years. Keyla loves teaching speaking skills and helping students become independent language learners.

Paul Mills

Paul worked in newspapers before giving it up to become an English teacher, which he finds much more enjoyable and rewarding. He has taught English for about five years in Spain, Lebanon and the UK, and also spent three years working as an IELTS examiner in China.

Patrick Allen

Patrick has more than 10 years teaching experience. He ran his own teaching academy teaching in Spain. He enjoys teaching as it is a great way to meet people of differing cultures and to get a valuable insight into their way of life.

Danièlle Varnham

Danièlle has more than fifteen years of teaching experience. She has taught in Saudi Arabia, Turkey and the United Kingdom. Danielle is particularly interested in using technology to make her lessons fun and engaging. She loves making her own teaching materials to develop her students’ linguistic skills. She’s also an artist and a life coach and brings this creativity and positivity into the classroom.