Steve was born and lived in the south of England until his early 20’s. After travelling extensively for 10 years and teaching English to kids on the streets of the world, he went to University to improve his teaching skills. Since then he has taught in the Language institute of the American University of Bulgaria as well as several online and local projects. Steve enjoys teaching online and with over 1000 hrs of online teaching experience he knows that learning online is incredibly beneficial to the learner, “with a computer and the internet in front of us there are endless possibilities for interesting topics to discuss, visual aids to improve the learning experience and access to 1000’s of internet resources to help develop the student’s language skills”. Steve is currently living in Bulgaria with his wife and two young sons, renovating an old village house.
Quotes from his students:
“Steve got me talking”, “interesting discussions’, “nice guy”
Gill was born in Paisley, Scotland and studied Hospitality Management at Queen Margaret University, Edinburgh. She was a Trainer within the Hotels she worked in and a Lecturer at Reid Kerr College, Paisley and Glasgow College of Food Technology. In this role, she was invited to visit Russia to teach Sales & Marketing and Customer Care to new business startup students in Moscow. She spent 5 years living and working as a Chef in Majorca, Spain. She has been a Recruitment Consultant and Employability Advisor and ran her own Catering Business. She has recently spent the last 3 years living in Murcia, Spain where she was teaching English in a private Language Academy. She enjoys teaching students of all age groups, from children to adults, and all levels.
Gill ‘s interests include international cooking, travelling, swimming, enjoying live music and walking her beloved dog in the countryside. She is currently living in Glasgow and enjoying teaching English online.
Quotes from her students:
my classes are always fun and interesting, I really look forward to them
Gill makes my children feel relaxed and confident about speaking English and pronunciation
we have wonderful, topical discussions and I learn lots of new vocabulary and expressions
Sharry was born in Cambridgeshire, England and is currently residing there. She spent 18 months working in Bonn/Cologne, Germany and 1 year in Paris as a Business trainer. She also worked as a freelance English teacher in Brussels, Belgium and surrounding towns. Currently she is working for Language schools in Cambridge, England.
She has a Business Management BA(Hons) degree and PGCE in Post compulsory education. She worked in the RAF as a coordinator for nearly 2 years and for the The University of Cambridge with the Staff development team. Her interests are running, yoga/Pilates and playing the piano and guitar. She hopes to travel to the USA and achieve another marathon. Her students have described her as a person that doesn’t let a day go by without laughing and smiling. Her bosses observation comments have been “supportive and attentive monitoring in class”
Quotes from her students:
a very pleasant manner
great fun to learn from