Friendly and supportive

Our team are trained to help students achieve their goals. We support students in their learning and motivate them to do their best.

Internationally qualified 

We are the world’s English experts. All British Council teachers hold professional teaching qualifications including CELTA, DELTA, PGCE, MA TEFL, TYLEC. They have extensive experience teaching both adults and children. Our teachers receive ongoing training throughout the year to keep them up-to-date with the latest teaching methodologies.  

Experienced and up-to-date

The British Council has been helping students around the world for 80 years and our teachers know the latest methods, techniques and technologies for teaching real life English.

 

Meet some of our teachers

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James Lamont

Qualifications
BA, MA (with Distinction), CELTA

About you
Hi, I’m James. I was born in Nottingham, UK, and grew up in London. I really enjoy teaching and living in Japan. My hobbies are playing the piano and visiting museums here in Tokyo. I look forward to working with you!

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Alex Buckley

Qualification
CELTA

About you
Hello! I’m Alex. I’m from the United States, but I lived in several different countries during my childhood. I’ve been in Japan for almost 2 years, and I enjoy life here very much. My hobbies include reading, watching films, and traveling. I look forward to working with you!

Wayne Kempson

Wayne Kempson

Qualifications
DELTA,CELTA ,BSc (Hons) in English Literature / Social Science

About you
I’ve been teaching in Japan since 2008. My hobbies include watching football (I’m a huge Stoke City supporter), art, movies and punk rock music.

Mark Swinhoe

Mark Swinhoe

Qualifications
BA (Hons) in History, CELTA, PGCE, Diploma in TESOL

About you
I’ve been teaching English since 2008 and I’ve lived in Japan since 2010.  I’ve also taught English in South Korea and been a primary school teacher back in the UK, where I studied for my CELTA and PGCE.  My passions are good food (which is easy to find in Japan!), good books and Manchester City Football Club.