English Teachers


Nadia, our Britannia evening receptionist



20150513_154801Nadia came to Manchester from Peru via Spain. She left her country in 2003 but didn’t arrive in Manchester until 2011. After finishing her studies at University she became part of our team at Britannia English Academy. Nowadays she is our evening receptionist. Let’s let herself tell us what it’s like to be a receptionist at Britannia.

Where are you from?

I am from Lima, the capital city of Peru. I moved to Spain in 2003 and lived there before moving to Manchester 4 years ago.… Read the rest

Helena, an italian girl in Manchester.



10940590_870558379663418_7143780782732928650_nAt the end of 2011 she moved from a small village close to Milan, in the north of Italy, to Manchester. Her first idea was to stay just for a year. Now Manchester and Britannia English Academy are part of her life. She found a new family in the school where she arrived two years ago. Since then she has been managing the accommodation for our students. Would you like to know more about her life as a receptionist in an English School?… Read the rest

Sandra, reception mananger at Britannia English Academy



Sandra reception Britannia ManchesterSandra is the image of Britannia. She is the first person you meet when you arrive at our English academy in Manchester. She is always smiling and giving you a warm welcome. She moved three years ago from a small city in Spain close to the Mediterranean Sea. Since then she has been living in Manchester, the place where she met her new family. Would you like to know a bit more about Sandra, our Reception Manager? Check out her interview.… Read the rest

Andy Hunter: teacher by day, DJ by night



teacher english manchesterAndy Hunter is one of the first teachers who came to work at Britannia English Academy in Manchester. He is a great teacher during the day and a good DJ at night. That is why Andy is the one who could introduce you to the best of Manchester’s Nightlife and at the same time teach you English in his classes. We are going to learn more about his life but before reading his interview, let’s visit his Souncloud page and put some of his music on.… Read the rest

Patrick Widdall, Teacher and our Football Manager



Patrick Widdall, Teacher and our Football Manager

Patrick Widdall, another of Brittania’s teacher, is answering our questions today. After some years living abroad and teaching English in China he moved back to Manchester a few years ago. Since coming to Britannia English Academy he has been organising the school’s 5-a-side football team. His brilliant job as a football manager give our students the opportunity to have fun once a week playing football. Patrick also is managing our Saturady night social events.

Feel free to contact Patrick if you are interested in playing football with us or attend one of our Saturday Night social events.… Read the rest