Meet the Staff

Meet the Galway Language Centre Staff

Meet The Team

Patrick
School Director - BA MSc. MSc.TEFL RELSA DELTA

Patrick is a graduate of NUIG and is School Director. He also works as a Cambridge Examiner (FCE/CAE/CPE) and as a TIE examiner. He has been at the school since 2004.He has previously taught in Greece, Italy and Australia.

John
Teacher/Teacher Trainer - B.A. TEFL RELSA DELTA M.A.

John is a graduate from National University of Ireland Galway and has worked as a Teacher /CELT Teacher Trainer at the school since 2008. He has previously taught in Australia and The U.K.

Julie
Teacher/Teacher Trainer - BA TEFL RELSA DELTA

Julie Cuttance BA TEFL RELSA is a graduate of Victoria University of Wellington, New Zealand and has worked as a Teacher /CELT Teacher Trainer at the school since 2005.

Axel
School Evening Administrator

Axel is the School Evening Administration Assistant. He has worked at the school as since 2015. He speaks English and Spanish.

Mairead
Teacher /Teacher Trainer – B.A. M.A. TEFL Certificate Delta

Mairead is a graduate from University of Limerick and has worked as a Teacher / Teacher Trainer at the school since 2014. She has previously taught in Russia and Spain.

Denise
Teacher – B.A. M.A. H.Dip. CELT

Denise is a graduate from National University of Ireland Maynooth and has worked as a Teacher at the school since 2013.

Rhys
Teacher - BA CELTA

Rhys is a graduate of The University of Pennsylvania , USA and has worked at the school as a Teacher since 2007.

Paulene
Teacher - BA MA HDip. TEFL RELSA

Paula is a graduate of NUIG and has worked at the school as a Teacher with specialist area Exam preparation (FCE / CAE / CPE/ IELTS) since 2006. She also works as a Cambridge (KET/PET) examiner.

Martin
Teacher / Teacher trainer - BA

Martin is a graduate of European Studies from the University of Limerick. He has worked as a Teacher at the school since 2000 specializing in the area of Business English. He has previously taught in Germany.

Dawn
Teacher - B.A. M.A. CELT Delta

Dawn is a graduate of National University of Ireland Galway. She has worked at the school as a Teacher , Teacher Trainer and IELTS examiner since 2010. She has previously taught in Spain.

Brendan
Teacher – B.Sc. CELT

Brendan is a graduate from National University of Ireland Galway and has worked as a Teacher at the school since 2014.

David
Assistant Director of Studies /Teacher – B.A. M.A. TEFL certificate

David is a graduate from University College Cork and has worked as a Teacher and Assistant DOS at the school since 2015.

Ramin
Japanese Teacher – B. Music PhD.

Ramin is a graduate of University of California and has previously taught in The USA.

Diletta
Italian Teacher –B.A. M.A. PH.D.

Diletta is a graduate of Universita degli Studi di Torino Italy and has continued her studies in Ireland. She has previously taught in Spain and Italy.

Rosa
Office Administrator /Host Family Assistant

Rosa has worked at the school since 2015 and speaks English , Spanish and German.

Edwige
Office Manager

Edwige was a former student of the school and has worked at the school since 2014. She speaks English, Spanish, French and a little Polish.

Alan
Academic Manager /Teacher /Teacher Trainer – B.A. M.A. TEFL CELT

Alan is a graduate of GMIT and has worked at the school since 2014. He has previously taught in Spain, Italy and South Korea.

Stephen
Teacher –B.A. Ph.D. CELT

Stephen is a graduate of University College Dublin and has worked at the school since 2014.

Sandra
Teacher – B.A. CELT

Sandra is a graduate of National university of Ireland . She has worked at the school since 2015.

Gerry
Teacher/ Teacher Trainer – B.A. M.A. TEFL RELSA

Gerry is a graduate of National University of Ireland and has worked at the school since 2002. He has previously taught in Spain.

Andrea
German Teacher – M.A. Applied Linguistics

Andre is a graduate of Universitat Konstanz Germany and completed further studies in The UK and Ireland. She has previously taught in Germany.

Eloise
Spanish teacher –M.A. H.Dip. TEFL RELSA

Eloise is a graduate of University de Jaen Spain and completed further studies in The UK and Poland. She has previously taught in Spain.

Marcus
Teacher – B.A. CELTA

Marcus is a graduate from University College Dublin and has worked as a Teacher at the school since 2014. He has also taught in The U.K. and Spain.

Nicholas
Teacher and Blogger – B.Sc. CELT

Nicholas is a graduate from National University of Ireland Galway and has worked as a Teacher at the school since 2014 and also spent a year teaching in Japan.

Ciara
Teacher – B.A. M.Sc. CELT

Ciara is a graduate from National University of Ireland Galway and has worked as a Teacher at the school since 2013.

Sean
Teacher – B.A. M.A.CELT

Sean is a graduate from National University of Ireland Galway and has worked as a Teacher at the school since 2013.

Caoimhe
Teacher – B.A. CELT

Caoimhe is a graduate from St Patrick’s College, Dublin and has worked as a Teacher at the school since 2015.

Neill
Teacher – B.A. CELT

Neill is a graduate from National University Ireland Galway and has worked as a Teacher at the school since 2014.

Gary
Teacher – B.A. CELTA

Gary is a graduate from Trinity College Dublin and has worked as a Teacher at the school since 2014. He has also taught in The U.K., Kenya and Spain.

Matthew
Teacher – B.A. CELT

Matthew is a graduate from GMIT Galway and has worked as a Teacher at the school since 2016.