Teachers and Staff | Language Within

Our Team

We have an excellent team of language teachers who teach fun and engaging, fully immersive classes. This work is complimented by our other staff members who ensure that the student experience is both enjoyable and rewarding.

We're all quite approachable, so feel free to chat with us, or ask us any questions you might have.


Director & Teacher

David has taught English since 2002, and set up Language Within in 2011 after teaching in Dublin, the south of Spain, and Cambridge.

Apart from being the Director, he still teaches some General English, as well as exam preparation courses for Cambridge, IELTS and Trinity.


Director of Studies

Claire has been teaching English since 2006, and has a DipTESOL. She recently returned to Glasgow after working as an English Teacher and Teacher Trainer in Greece, England, Bali and Vietnam.

She is the Director of Studies, and provides support to our teachers and students.


English Teacher

Meadhbh is from Ireland and has been teaching English since 2014, having taught in Dublin, Cadiz, Spain and Manchester, England.

She teaches General English, as well as Cambridge and IELTS exam preparation courses.


Spanish teacher

Karla is originally from Mexico City and went to high school in the United States before returning to Mexico to obtain her degree in Translation from Universidad Intercontinental. She has taught both Spanish and English, and worked as a translator.

She teaches Spanish courses for adults and children.


Italian Teacher

Originally from Vicenza, a small town in the North East of Italy, Michela qualified in Italy to teach Italian as a second language. She also has a degree in Modern Languages and Literature (English and French).

Michela speaks Italian, English, French and Spanish.


Italian Teacher

Originally from Bologna, Lucia teaches Italian at Language Within. As well as being a teacher, she has also competed as a figure skater back in her native Italy.

Lucia speaks Italian and English, and is passionate about the process that goes into subtitling.


Social Media Op.

John is from Belfast and has lived in Glasgow for five years now, having come to Scotland for university.

He is the social media operative for Language Within, and speaks English, French and Irish.