Teachers

Teachers

These are our smiling and motivated teachers, a team of professionals with native English, rich qualifications and experience.

Their teaching will make English classes pass enjoyably. In role-plays, dialogues and discussions, our teachers will help you master the vocabulary and language skills needed to communicate in English in real-life situations.

Along with language training, together with our teachers you will touch the culture of England and the United States and enrich your knowledge of the world.

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Mark McTaggart

Director English Academy

 

  • 23 years teaching experience in Asia and Europe including the British Council
  • Director of Studies at English Academy
  • BA in Economics from University of Hertfordshire
  • Certificate in English Language teaching (CELTA) RSA University of Cambridge
  • 2 Years working in the UK stock exchange for HSBC
  • Securities Institute UK Merit Award

 

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Karl Wadsworth

Senior Teacher

  • 12 years teaching in UK secondary schools and 16 years at English Academy
  • 3 years teaching English in Czech Republic
  • Qualified Teacher status in the UK from Lancaster University
  • BA in Applied socials sciences from Lancaster University
  • Head of Humanities Department for 10 years in Blackburn, UK
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Michael McMullen

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  • Certificate in English Language teaching (CELTA) University of Cambridge (2009)
  • 12 years teaching experience in Spain including 5 years as Owner Teacher and Director of Studies at a Cambridge approved exam center in Cadiz.
  • 15 years Experience as Corporate account manager in the Telecoms industry including 7 years at Vodafone Business UK
  • 7 year’s experience in Business advertising sales
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Michelle Evans

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  • 27 years teaching and corporate training in the UK, Russia and Bulgaria
  • BA in History from University of Wales
  • Certificate in English Language teaching (CELTA) RSA University of Cambridge
  • NVQ 3 Corporate and professional training and development
  • 15 years Business experience in a multinational law firm
  • Native speaker in both English and Welsh and proficient in Russian
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Bruce Cassels

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  • 10 years teaching experience in Bulgaria working with all ages and different levels
  • Bachelor of Arts degree in Psychology from Grand Canyon University
  • Master’s of Divinity from SWBTS
  • TEFL Certificate
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Luna Hayton

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  • 26 years teaching experience in South Africa and Bulgaria
  • Securities Institute UK Merit Award (SIAff)
  • BCom from University of South Africa Business Management Diploma from Varsity College
  • Certificate in Adult Education and Training, ESOL, EFL and literacy
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Jaron Smith

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  • 19 years teaching experience in Russia, Albania, USA and Bulgaria. Specialises in general ESL and Exam preparation courses.
  • Humanities Education degree from Illinois University, USA.
  • Taught ESL at community college and taught Social Sciences in the USA public schools.
  • Studied 2 years at AUBG, Blagoevgrad
  • Has taught ESL in the USA, Russia, Albania and Bulgaria since 200
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Mila Marinova

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  • Mila grew up in both South Africa and Cyprus where she successfully studied at a British Grammar school.
  • She went on to study in the Uk and completed her Bachelor degree at the University of Bedfordshire.
  • After graduating, she worked for the next 10 years in London, teaching children English and also working in Galleries.
  • Mila moved to Bulgaria in 2022 and is now teaching at English Academy Varna.
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Beverly Bishop

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Beverly has a Masters in Education and Teaching English in addition to a Cambridge CELTA qualification.

Prior to coming to Bulgaria, Beverly taught for 25 years in Asia and the middle east, including IELTS exams and all levels and ages of students.

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Jennifer Ross

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Jenny qualified as a teacher in Plymouth, UK in 2010 and worked in secondary schools in the UK for 10 years, teaching English Language, Literature and Science.

Jenny also has extensive experience as a special needs teacher, in addition to teaching business English at International schools.