OUR ACADEMIC LEADERSHIP TEAM
Ms SUE BACK Academic Director
BA Geography, PGCE, Cambridge CELTA
A highly qualified and professionally accredited teacher in UK where she specialised in teaching primary school students, Sue also is a qualified English language teacher and has taught English to junior and secondary students in Japan and Malaysia. She is specially trained in teaching handwriting, spelling and reading skills.
Mr JAMIE CARTER Straits Quay Centre Manager & Lead Teacher
BA Business Studies, MA Education, Cambridge CELTA
Jamie joined us after working in Perak for 4 years as a mentor to English teachers in 8 primary schools under a major Ministry of Education project. Before that he worked for 6 years as an Instructor and Instruction Manager in a Berlitz language centre in Seoul, South Korea. He has taught English to students of all ages and levels ranging from pre-school children to adults including executives and professionals. He enjoys travelling, photography, hiking, and has a passion for technology.
Mr DENIS MCDONALD Butterworth Centre Manager & Lead Teacher
BSC Computer Science, Cambridge CELTA
Denis began his teaching career in South Korea where firstly he taught children of all ages in language centres and formal schools followed by courses for teens and adults including TOEFL preparation courses. He joined us after working as a mentor to English teachers in remote rural schools in Sarawak under a major Ministry of Education project