It is a true privilege to enjoy working in a profession that makes such a positive and significant impact on the lives of young people. I have taught in four different countries, Scotland, Qatar, United Arab Emirates and now here in Bratislava. I have fulfilled roles such as Key Stage Two Coordinator, Information Technology Coordinator and an ‘Acting’ Deputy Head position. I qualified 20 years ago in the UK after studying a Bachelor’s Degree with Honours in Primary Teaching and combined with my vast experience, I feel that I can lead the Primary Department at EISB to educate young learners in an enjoyable and highly effective manner.
My name is Kuo, Yentzu and I am from Taiwan. My mother tongue is Mandarin Chinese. I was teaching children (7 to 12 years old) Chinese and English for 4 years in Taiwan, I worked in Benjamin preschool in Pezinok, Slovakia as assistant for one and half years. It will be my goal to provide children with educational, challenging and fun experiences in the class. I am looking forward to an exciting school year.
My name is Ivana Kostolániová . I come from Slovakia and I am working here at EISB as a teaching assistant in year 1. Before I was working as a teaching assistant at private kindergarten in Bratislava. I am creative and I really enjoy working with the children.
I am happy to be teaching the Year 2 class again this year. I strive to ensure that students build a solid set of skills in both English and Maths, whilst emphasizing the project-based nature of our EISB curriculum. I aim to create a classroom environment where learning is continuous and fun, individuals are celebrated, mistakes are ok, and community is important and respected.
I am a teacher assistant in Year 2 with experience in teaching English and Latin, and in historical research. I am very passionate about teaching and enjoy working with children..
Schools in London, international schools in Slovakia
I enjoy teaching primary because it is very creative and interactive.
I am a Finnish class teacher specializing in early childhood education, P.E. and crafts. What I enjoy the most about my job is to share the childrens genuine joy when they succeed.
My name is Laura Hickey and I am from a town called Castlebar on the west coast of Ireland. I received a joint degree in Education and Psychology from Mary Immaculate College in the University of Limerick. Following this, I taught in Aberdeen in Scotland and I spent the past academic year teaching in Dublin. I recently relocated to Bratislava and I am excited to bring my experience and enthusiasm to EISB.
Jaymes R. Regualos M.A.
Wheaton Graduate School
USA, Ireland, Austria, Italy, France, Germany, Bosnia Herzegovina, Slovakia, Czechia...etc.
Using multi-level learning techniques to create positive ambitious student-centered learning experiences
My name is Eva Gogova and I teach Intensive English. I have been working 21 years in international environment. I am well experienced and certified Early Childhood teacher as well in Intensive English program. I love to work in multicultural world of lovely children.
I am Slovak, teaching Slovak language for 25 years. Out of it s´for 20 years at the state school. I joined the EISB at the very beginning and It was quite some challenge, what I like. The international community is exactly what I appreciate a lot.
In my early years I was working as a nurse in the hospital in Nové Mesto for 4 years. This experience I use during the trips with the students and also in the school, if needed.
Slovak nationality Graduate of Pedagogicka Fakulta UK Bratislava Experience in working and teaching in Germany, Austria and Slovakia. I love German language and also working with young learners who can understand and enjoy (as I do) the benefit of speaking the language of our neighbour country and of the strongest economy of Europe.
Studied electrical engineering, music and theology
- Worked 8 years as classical guitar teacher
- Spent more than 10 years in international development and humanitarian assistance working in Mongolia, Indonesia, Pakistan, Afghanistan, South Sudan, Jordan and others
- Speaks Slovak, Czech, Russian, Romanian, Hungarian and English
- Enjoys being a Teaching Assistant for Primary at EISB
My name is Veronika Vailingova. I came from Slovakia. I studied psychotherapy at St. Elizabeth University College of health and social sciences in Bratislava. I've had 8 years of experiences with the children with health disabilities. Now I've worked like a special assistant.
Graduate of Matej Bel University of Banska Bystrica
I have worked in Slovak public and International schools
I am a teacher of Individuals and Societies because I believe without knowing someone's history we are going to repeat someone's mistakes. I love history and everything History can give to students to help them to find their own voice and place in the world. It is so multidimensional that I can not wait to start to study it together with my students again.
Born and raised in Slovakia
I am the graduate of Matej Bel University of Banska Bystrica, College of Philosophy with Master degree in History and Philosophy and Postgraduate degree in History.
After graduating I have spent one year of scholarship in the USA. I have worked in national Slovak and international schools.
I believe in an importance of studying Individuals and Societies subjects for our students because those subjects taught me and they still teach me how to understand today's world and how to approach it, how to make smart choices which bring benefits not only to me but to the others as well. I love the fact we can look at the event in history and every time from a different perspective to understand it differently. I love those moments when my students suddenly discover it for the first time and from that moment the world becomes an open road for them with endless possibilities.
Graduate of National Sports Academy Vassil Levski, Sofia, Bulgaria and Matej Bel University, Banska Bystrica, Slovakia
Experience: Maputo International School, American International School of Mozambique, British International School of Bratislava, International House Bratislava
The growth of EISB reflects my personal growth. After assisting to develop Middle Years Programme at EISB I am moving to Diploma this school year. With my ability and experience to teach multiple subjects I hope to support the students to perform well in this challenging programme.
name and surname: Omneya Seif
graduate of: Faculty of Pharmacy, Cairo University, Egypt
In addition to:
* PG_Cert. in Education, with concentration on Curriculum, Instruction, and Assessment, Walden University, USA)
* PG_Cert in Pharmaceutical Chemistry
exprience - countries:
* High School Chemistry and Sciences teacher, Misr American International School, Egypt (2011 - 2013)
* High School Sciences teacher, Dar Al-Tarbiah American International School, Egypt (2010 - 2011)
* Organic and Pharmaceutical Chemistry instructor, MSA University, Egypt (UK accredited) (2005 – 2011
As a teacher, I always strive to connect with my students to make my courses fun for them through differentiated learning methods as well as incorporating technology and hands-on activities inside the classroom. I believe Sciences are always fun and enriching when connected to real-life examples, and I really want to bring my unparalleled passion for Sciences to my students.
University of Szeged Institute of Pedagogy
Started teaching career at EISB
I love launching rockets, crashing deep frozen rose petals, create heat, cold, light and sound in unusual ways; but I love even more when students do these.
BCS. Computer science.
A teacher for digital and product design for three years and Art for one year.
As a graduate of computer science, I believe I fit into the role of a design teacher, also my hobby is drawing, designing and hand made projects.
I like to see how the students become creative and think out of the box in the design class. They always add something new to the units.
My name is Barbora Tuharska and I come from Slovakia. My education has always been of an international nature. I graduated from the University of Edinburgh with a degree in Biology. It is a subject that I have always been passionate about and I hope to bring this enthusiasm to my students as well.
- Graduate of Faculty of Mathematics and Physics at the Comenius University in Bratislava,
- Post graduate of Faculty of Sports and Sport Sciences at the Comenius University in Bratislava
- teaching experience - lecturer, teacher UK national and International curriculum
- currently - teacher of MYP Maths, DP Maths Studies and DP Maths SL and School Administration
As mathematician I have learned that there is always a solution to a problem and as an athlete I have experienced that determination to succeed is more important than initial talent. I hope that our students will learn it in my lessons.
Last five years at EISB I have spent developing and delivering Mathematics and in administration side implementing a whole school´s international curriculum in line with the requirements of the educational authorities to gain the national recognition of the school.
I have experience of more than 20 years of teaching mostly Mathematics on all stages (from primary to higher secondary) in the local international environment and UK. In the past I have been involved in a school management and leading start up schools. In my free time I am interested in sport science and like water sports.
I was born in Cortez, Colorado but my home for nearly the past 20 years has been Rio de Janeiro. Before going to college and obtaining a degree in English, I was a bank operations manager for the largest bank in Colorado and the surrounding states. I am an honors and a Phi Beta Kappa graduate from the University of New Mexico.
Mgr. Gabriela Juríková
graduate of: Slovak language and literature and history
My qualifications include 12 years of experience in both state and private schools.
or what he/ she likes when teaching this subject: It is so rewarding to be able to share my knowledge with young people and, I think, this work has tremendous meaning. My goal is to create a positive and encouraging atmosphere as well as innovative methods and to help children consistently uncover their potential.
I like to deal with the preparation of the students for rhetorical contests and competitions and I enjoy organizing extra-curricular events such as meetings with authors, theatre trips.
name and surname: Mgr. Bronislava Dvorecka
Graduated from: Comenius University in Bratislava, University of Constantine the Philosopher in Nitra
experience: BISB Nord Anglia in Bratislava, SMNDaG (school for gifted students) in Bratislava, UASDC (High school) in New York, USA
Being a teacher for me is a mission. Have been teaching languages for 15 years and I still feel excited about it.Through teaching I realised that education is a key to development - be it of a whole nation or of an individual. I am really excited to join EIS, Bratislava, where I am looking forward to working with motivated teachers, enthusiastic students, and being part of a busy and vibrant school community.
Given name: Xiaolin
Graduated from Sichuan International Studies University, China
Bachelor of Arts ( Teaching Chinese as a Foreign Language)
Master of Arts ( Comparative Literature and World Literature)
Achieved the qualification certificate of teaching Chinese as a foreign language(advanced)
4 years teaching Chinese to foreigners at Sichuan International Studies University, Chongqing, China
3 years teaching Chinese to students majoring in Chinese at Comenius University, Bratislava, Slovakia
3 years of private teaching to students of various ages
With the professional education background and abundant teaching experience, what I enjoy a lot is to find the point where the students can be interested in Chinese language and learn it effectively.
My educational idea: To enlighten wisdom with wisdom, to gain heart with heart and to model personality with personality.
My personality: Honest, active, patient, positive, diligent, studious, responsible, open-minded
My name is Maria, I am a Slovak for foreigners teacher as well as MYP/DP Librarian.
- studied Slovak language and Literature and Philosophy at Matej Bel University in Banska Bystrica
- studied English Language at Chichester College, Chichester, England (achieved CELTA certificate for teaching English as a Foreign Language)
- worked at Chantal language school as an English language lecturer
- own Merry'School language school in central Slovakia, teaching English with Direct Method (DME), 2 years working as an English language lecturer
- passionate about travelling and meeting new people, adventurous, enjoy playing tennis and football, learning new languages, book & movie lover
MSc in Scientific Human Nutrition, Pedagogical supplementary education for teaching natural sciences at the Slovak University of Agriculture in Nitra, SLOVAKIA
MSc Diploma in Company Management at the College des Ingénieurs Sciences Po, Ecole des Mines, Ecole des Ponts et Chausees, Paris, FRANCE
Cultural studies and diploma of Indonesian language at the Yogyakarta State University in Yogyakarta, INDONESIA
exprience - countries,
4 years experience in teaching English and French in a private language school in SLOVAKIA
1 year experience in language teaching in a state vocational school in Makassar, INDONESIA
2 years language teaching experience in Slovak public schools
7 months studying experience at Ecole Supérieure d´Agriculture de Purpan in Toulouse and Ecole Supériure d´Agriculture d´Angers, FRANCE
5 months traineeship at the European Commission in the General Directorate for Health and Consumers in Brussels, BELGIUM
6 months in-training experience as a shift team-leader at Danon France, in Ferrieres-en-Bray, FRANCE
3 years of work for private companies in Slovakia in administration, translation and interpreting services for various industries. Fluent in English, French, German, Indonesian
Teaching Geography is a wonderful opportunity to expose students to the global world of the present day and identify the cultural, economical and social interactions that shape our world through the analysis of their impact on the planet that we inhabit. I am knowledgeable and have living and working experience in coutries across Europe and Southeast Asia
Zuzana Hudekova MFA (Master of Fine arts)
grduate of :
- Academy of Performing Arts Bratislava - department of stage and costume design
- Academy of Fine Arts, Krakow, Poland
- Frank Mohr Instituut - scenography, Groningen, The Netherlands
- Pedagogical supplementary education for teaching Visual Arts
- ten years of teaching experience in the subject of Visual arts at different international private schools.
- 3 years experience in leading performing arts workshops
- working as a freelance artist - stage and costume design for various theatre projects (www.zuzuhudek.com)
- I do run my own theatre group focusing on young audience and schools (www.equiteatro.sk)
I am trying to pass all my experience gained in visual and performing arts to my students in a relaxed and creative atmosphere. I would like to open their minds and develop their creativity and individual talent during our lessons and trips. I like when the students feel free to express their unique artistic visions, interests and feelings during our lessons.
My personal hobbies are capoeira, skiing, hiking and travelling.
Marta Lazíkova Merešová
Commenius Univerzity of Bratislava
School psychologist and diploma programe teacher of psychology
I worked as a child psychologist in crisis center, as a school psychologist in a state primary school and in a special school. I have training in person centered approach in psychotherapy and play therapy. Currently I am finishing my training in the Sindelar Method of Diagnosis and Treatment of Basic Functional Disorders.
I am Slovak, originally a PE and TOK Teacher. I have been working in the educational system for over 23 years, out of which 18 years were spent in the international schools. Despite of my responsibility as the CEO of our school, I still wish to be in charge of the PE to allow myself direct and as vivid as possible contact with children and young individuals.
I am a Slovak with vast experience gained in both public and business sectors. Throughout my professional life I have been working with the lifelong learning education, HR management and personal consulting. In my free time, I love to meet with my family, my two grandsons as well as do a bit of gardening. I also like to travel as I am interested in various countries and cultures. I consider myself to be a professional with open mind, which I believe many people at our school can benefit from.
I am Slovak, married to a Swede with whom I have spent several years living in Peru, Morocco and Hungary. I have a sales background from my previous job in the multinational company ICI Ltd. For 10 years, I was engaged in the PSA Casablanca American School and PTA in the American International School of Budapest. I love the international environment of our school and very much enjoy working with people.
I am Slovak, coming from the bank sector / HR department.
Since I like the challenge and a work with peopIe I accpeted the position at EISB. Although I am here just very shortly I can see a big variety of my work which I like as well as the emotion of this school.
I am a Slovak, experienced in working and living in an international environment since my early adulthood. I have lived, worked and studied in Britain for over four years and previously worked in an international law firm here in Bratislava. I have also gained academic background while managing a private English nursery. I enjoy the international and family friendly environment that our school offers and I am looking forward to assisting you, our parents and teachers, in any way I can.
I am a Slovak, who has been actively involved in volunteering and work with people since my High School studies. During the years 2004 to 2009, I worked as a volunteer for the civic organisation Nadácia Krajina Harmónie, where I took an active part in organising the international festival Jašidieľňa, which aims to help and engage mentally handicapped people into the everyday life. In the 2011, I had an opportunity to work for a diagnostic centre for girls. Here, I was involved in trying to establish the reasons for problems the girls were experiencing as well as creating the prevention programmes. During my Psychology studies, I regularly took part in helping children in the crisis center Náruč. I have also gained some valuable skills in teaching while working at a Primary school in Central Slovakia. Upon the completion of my university studies, I volunteered as a Slovak language teacher at the Elementary School Blessed Teresa of Calcutta in Toronto. Thus, I believe that my positive approach to helping other as well as my bubbly personality will make your experience at our school even more enjoyable.
I am Slovak, I graduated from the BISB IB Diploma Programme two years ago.
I am currently studying at SMC University Switzerland, IT Security. Here in EISB I work as an IT systems and network administrator.
My interests are Electronics, Aviation, Wood Working and Motorcycles.
Born in Bratislava, having an artistic backround in my family I graduated at The Art and Design School. I absolved the Dance School of Eva Jaczová, too. Besides of the marketing I was teaching at the dance school. I love the art, photo, graphics, social media and music.
My name is Katarína Šmindáková and I am from Slovakia. I obtained my Master’s Degree in Teaching of Academic Subjects at the University of P. J. Safarik. During my studies, I have participated in several student exchange programs in the USA, during which, I gained valuable experience in working with children. Currently, I am enjoying being a Teaching Assistant for Primary at EISB.
My name is Lucia Pinterova. I studied my Master degree in Norway in Performace of Fine Art in Stavanger.I used to work as a Music teacher in different countries as Norway, UK, Czech republic. Im passionate about teaching music at International schools. Im very glad to be a Music teacher at EISB.