Teachers

Rob Pagett

Rob Pagett (the man with the ties) is from Sheffield, England.

He has been teaching English in Poznan since 1993 and has the DELTA certificate (Diploma in Teaching English to Speakers of Other Languages), Cambridge English’s prestigious teaching qualification. He has extensive experience  related to Cambridge English examining and of teaching exam groups – FCE, CAE and CPE. Rob is famous for spending ridiculous amounts of time preparing his lessons. Likes – attempting to bake bread (with limited success), football, riding his bike around Jeżyce, The Fall, jazz chords, vegetarian cooking, Raymond Carver’s short stories, carrying a very heavy briefcase…

Asia Roskowska

She is Native English’s irreplaceable Office Manager.

Asia loves working at Native English because of the hilarious jokes she hears all day long. Likes: spending hours and hours at the gym, eating cake (occasionally), Colin Firth (pronounced ‘fearth’), Norah Jones, and saying “Native English, słucham?”

Nicholas Allinson

Nick was born in Oxford and raised down the road in Bampton, the home of ‘Downton Abbey’. He has the internationally-recognised Trinity teaching certificate and has taught English for 9 years in UK, Spain, Taiwan and China. He is (probably) the only man in Poznań to have experience teaching Chinese children how to play football.

Likes – playing the guitar, scuba diving, cooking Asian or Mediterranean food, decent TV shows on HBO, football

Jodie Shard

Jodie comes from Knutsford in the north of England. She gradated in English Literature from university in the nearby city of Manchester.

She has the Trinity TESOL Certificate and has taught English since 2007 in England, Scotland, Poland and Australia.

Likes: travel (as often as possible), the history of the places she visits, spending time in the great outdoors…

Martyna Czarkowska

Martyna has the University of Cambridge’s internationally recognised CELTA teaching certificate and 7 years’ teaching experience. As well as loving her job, she is almost never seen without coffee or some chocolate.

Likes: swimming, movies, walking in the snow without shoes on

Marta Lewandowska

Marta has been teaching English since 2010 and has the University of Cambridge’s internationally recognised CELTA teaching certificate. She also has a sweet tooth. Now that she’s working at Native English, Marta’s new dream is to learn how to dance the tango (and drink Argentinian wine at the same time.)

Likes: Kite-surfing, yoga, more wine, acid jazz, doughnuts from the shop next door

Luke Raymond

Luke comes from England. He has years of experience teaching adults, teenagers and children in Poland, the UK and Spain. He holds the prestigious University of Cambridge DELTA (Diploma in Teaching English to Speakers of Other Languages). Luke also has lots of experience preparing students for the Cambridge examinations.

Likes: playing the drums, vegetarian food, rugby