Joined since 2014 Joined since 2014, Jessica originated from Guangdong Province in China and also lived in Hong Kong before settling in the UK. She is fluent in English, Mandarin and Cantonese. She taught Year 7 for two years before joining the management team in 2016, and was appointed the Head Teacher since 2022
Matt joins us this year as deputy head after running booster sessions for students in English, maths, and science. He is an experienced maths teacher working with adults to help them achieve maths qualifications. His Chinese knowledge is very limited, but he is working hard to improve!
Joined since 2016, Ella has good experience and knowledge of teaching subjects, she previously taught Mandarin, English and Maths to children aged 3-12 in China and UK. She has 8 years of teaching experience and management experience, organised and supported a range of extra-curricular activities in China. She became the Secretary of the school in 2022.
Joined since 2003 Emy was born in the UK and had lived and worked in both Hong Kong and UK. She is a Chartered Surveyor by profession and was a former pupil of the school back in the 1980’s! She is primarily involved in managing the school’s financial accounts.
Joined since 2012, Echo is originally from Jiangsu Province in Eastern China near Shanghai. She also lived and taught Mandarin in Singapore prior to settling down in the UK. She previously taught Year 1 and Year 6 Mandarin classes. She became the Headteacher of the school in 2014, and retired to be a consultant in 2022 to facilitate hand-over.
Extra Curriculum Class - Art
Joined since 2012 Dora originated from Hong Kong before settling in the UK. She had taught various Cantonese classes previously including exam classes. She is now teaching art classes to children from 12-1pm.
Year 1MA Mandarin teacher
Joined since 2018 Joined since 2018 Lina is originally from China. She started as a Teaching Assistant but has built sufficient experience to teach independently since 2019.
Year 1MB Mandarin teacher
Joined since 2014 Jo originated from Pahang, on the Eastern coast of Malaysia. She is fluent in English, Mandarin and Cantonese.
Year 2MA Mandarin teacher
Joined since 2019 Hailin is originally from Guangxi Province in Southern China. She settled in the UK after completing her Bachelor’s degree. She also holds a level 2 Certificate for Children and Young People’s Workforce. She has a keen interest in teaching Mandarin and working with children.
Sook Voon Yap
Year 2MB Mandarin teacher
Joined since 2021 Voon is originally from Kuala Lumpur, the capital of Malaysia. She settled in the UK after completing her Bachelor's degree and PhD at Nottingham Trent University. She is also multilingual and she can communicate fluently in English, Mandarin, Cantonese, Malay and Hakka (Chinese dialect). She is passionate about teaching young children.
Year 3MA Mandarin teacher
Joined since 2014 Ellie originated from Liaoning Province in Northern China before settling in the UK. She holds the Community Language Teaching Certificate from London Goldsmiths University, a qualification completed whilst teaching at our school.
Year 3MB Mandarin Teacher
Joined since 2016, Catherine originated from Johor, a major city in the southern part of Malaysia. She settled in the UK after completing her bachelor’s degree at Nottingham Trent University. She is fluent in English, Mandarin and Hokkien (Chinese dialect). She has a keen interest in teaching Mandarin and working with children. From 17th December 2018 to 3rd January 2019, she successfully completed the Education Training Program for Overseas Chinese Teachers organized by Huaqiao University, Xiamen. Also 2018-2022, she has been well trained in the following courses: Emergency First Aid at Work, Health and safety, safeguarding, Managing Behaviour in the Playground and Games for Active Lunchtimes.
Year 4MA Mandarin Teacher
Joined in 2021. Originally from northeast China. Achieved master of finance and accounting in 2010, worked for a media company for nine years as a team leader. April completed her UK association Chinese education course and teaching practical lecture training in 2022.
Year 4MB Mandarin teacher
Joined 2017 Grace originated from Zhejiang Province in Eastern China. She settled in the UK after completing a Master's degree at the University of Birmingham. She is a Design Engineer by profession and has experience teaching English as a second language.
Year 5MA Mandarin Teacher
Lei Lei recently joined in our teaching team, originally from Chengdu, a historical city in China. She has been a private Mandarin teacher for two years in the UK, enjoying teaching kids Mandarin and exploring Chinese culture and history.
Year 5MB Mandarin Teacher
Joined in 2021, Cui originated from Jilin Province, northeast of China, she settled in the UK after completing a Chemical Engineering Master’s degree at the University of Birmingham. She has a keen interest in teaching Chinese and working with children.
Year 6MA Mandarin Teacher
Sally first became involved with Mandarin teaching in 2021, she originally comes from Qingdao, Shandong Province in China. She holds a Bachelor’s Degree in International Business from Qingdao University and a Master’s Degree in Marketing from Coventry University. She has completed 6 teacher training courses from the UK Association for the Promotion of Chinese Education (UKAPCE). She loves gardening and playing with children. She is really proud to be supporting the Chinese community through her roles here. She is very enthusiastic about inspiring adults and the next generation of children to learn the Chinese language and culture!
Year 6MB Mandarin Teacher
Sue has received formal training in educational and applied linguistics in both China and UK. Her keen interest in language education has secured her several years of teaching experience at both secondary and tertiary level institutions while helping learners acquire a second language. Sue is very excited about joining 6MB at Coventry Chinese School this September and is looking forward to making new progress with the students in Mandarin learning.
Year 7MA Mandarin teacher
Joined since 2019 Coco is originally from Fu Jian province in Southeastern China. She was a qualified primary school teacher in China. She has 7 years of teaching experience teaching Chinese in primary schools before settling down in the UK. She has a keen interest in teaching Mandarin and working with children.
Year 7MB Mandarin teacher
Joined since 2017 Lily originated from Zhejiang Province in Eastern China. She was a qualified high school teacher in China before settling in the UK. She has three years of experience teaching Chinese elsewhere. Lily joined us in 2017 and taught 5MA for 2 years. She holds the Community Language Teaching Certificate from London Goldsmiths University, a qualification completed whilst teaching at our school.
Year 8MA Mandarin teacher
Joined since 2019 George originated from the Northeast part of China before settling in the UK. He has a keen interest in teaching Mandarin and working with children.
Year 8MB Mandarin Teacher
Joined since 2021 Jasmine originated from China and has a keen interest in teaching Mandarin and work with children.
GCSE -1 (preparatory class)
Cindy is a Chinese native and joined us in 2017. She started teaching GCSE-1 in 2019 and previously taught our AS level and Adult Mandarin Classes at the school. She has a keen interest in teaching Mandarin and working with children.
GCSE-2 (Exam Class)
Joined since 2019 Joined since 2018 Susie is originally from China and started as a cover teacher/ teaching assistant. From 2019 she has been teaching our native speaking classes. She has a keen interest in teaching Mandarin and working with children.
A/S (Exam Class)
Joined since 2018 Hui is originally from Zhengzhou, the capital of Henan Province in the central part of the People’s Republic of China. She taught English to children in China for over a year prior to settling down in the UK. She also has experience in teaching adults Mandarin in the UK.
A2 (Exam Class)
Joined since 2014 Lulu is originally from Liaoning province in Northern China. She previously taught year 1, year 5 and GCSE Mandarin classes. She is a very experienced teacher for exam classes and has taught many graduates of GCSE, AS, A level and Pre-U candidates both on private basis and at mainstream schools. All her previous students achieve excellent results.
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