We are very proud of our LLA current team. Our teachers are experienced and well-travelled educators, while our administrators are dedicated to monitoring and assisting with all aspects of our students’ progress. In addition, we also draw upon the support of our partner company, the Ruyang Guardianship, to provide a happy, safe and productive learning environment for our younger students.

Kenton Evans

Principal, Head of English

After a successful career as a teacher of English, mathematics and computer science, Mr. Evans ensures that our students get all the help they need to achieve their goals.

Sonila Ndini

Administrative Manager

Sonila is the Head Administrator in charge of daily administration and student welfare. She is responsible for the administration system and general workflows, and plays a crucial role in the day-to-day life of the Academy.

Manuela Balski

Academic Manager and Teacher of Modern Foreign Languages & English

Manuela is Head of English, with wide experience of helping learners of all backgrounds. She develops course content and oversees students’ study plans.

Kosh Huang

Director of Marketing & Admissions

Kosh has served as Admissions Officer and managed the administration of our main office for many years, matching students to the right course and making sure that our service adapts to the changing needs of the students.

Stella Busson

Director of Summer School Programme

Stella brings her skills and experience as a secondary school teacher to our annual Summer School programmes of English lessons and educational activities.

Rahela Mannan

Teaching Staff

Teacher of English language at all levels.

Steven Smalley

Teaching Staff

Teacher of English language at all levels.

And, of course...our support staff and students!

The key to our success.

Although every group is different, we maintain the same attitude to progressive learning and a happy social life that has produced so many success stories over the years. Everyone is included and made to feel welcome, and each and every student is a valued member of our LLA community. Even after you’ve finished the course, you’ll always be welcomed back as a friend!