Meet the Tutors

All of our tutors are fully qualified English Language teachers with extensive teaching experience and we teach all levels from A1 - C2

Name: Janet      Title: Director and Tutor

Specialism: Reading for Beginners, Cambridge First (FCE), Cambridge Business (BEC)

Background: I qualified to work in Business HR but in 1998 I re-trained to become a teacher. I have been an ESOL tutor since 1999.

About Me: I live in Warrington but am originally from Manchester. I have two children - Phil and Fiona. I play badminton and enjoy walking my dog, as well as cooking. I love teaching ESOL!

Name: Lesley      Title: Director and Tutor

Specialism: Cambridge Advanced (CAE), Cambridge Proficiency (CPE)

Background: I studied English (language and literature) at university and went on to teach English language in Crete, Greece for 4 years. Since then I have taught English in Manchester and in a Spanish college and also at Warrington Collegiate. I have been teaching English for 30 years!

About Me: I live in Warrington but originally I am from Wigan. I am married to Marc and I have three children - Matthew, Luke and India.

I love cats and reading (especially Jane Austen!)

Name: Ruth     Title: Tutor

Specialism: Elementary, Cambridge Preliminary (PET), French

Background: I studied Modern Languages at university (Arabic and Spanish) and I also speak French fluently. I lived in the Netherlands for 2 years in the 1990s and taught English there. I have been teaching English and French for 20 years.

About Me: I have lived in Frodsham for over 25 years, but originally I am from Cheltenham. I am married to Graham and I have three children who are all adults now. I love gardening and walking in the mountains, especially in North Wales and the Lake District.

Name: Alison      Title: Tutor

Specialism: Beginners, Elementary and German

Background: At university I studied German and Business. I went to China where I studied Mandarin for 6 months and then went to live in Germany for four years, teaching English to young children and school leavers.

About Me: I was born in Lancashire on a dairy farm and my family still lives there.  I now live in Cheshire with my husband Dave and our three young children. I like singing in a local choir and I love baking cakes from my German recipe book!

Cheshire Language Academy, Warrington Business Centre, 67 Bewsey Street, Warrington, WA2 7JQ

Tel: 01925 575 557    Mob: 07766 188 185