Who are we?

The owners and principal teachers are Liz Merry and Nigel Davis. Liz has a varied education and career background in science, social work, retail and teaching - in social sciences and English as a Foreign Language. She has a TEFL qualification from Trinity College, University of London and has taught EFL in a London college, a University in China and has extensive experience in 1:1 teaching.

Nigel started his career in social work, moving on to management and consultancy work, specialising in Human Resources. He has more than 15 years' experience in the business environment and has a great deal to offer the business and professional learner of English. He trained as a teacher of English as a Foreign Language early in 2011 and has a TEFL qualification from Cambridge University.

Liz and Nigel make a perfect team for students staying in their house. They offer a friendly, comfortable home where students can relax and focus on their English language development. They are both great cooks as well as being excellent teachers. Sometimes they invite associate teachers to run courses with them. Their colleagues are all well-qualified, experienced teachers.