Our Support Staff

Our great staff who support the students at school
Our Support Staff
Latin America Market Manager

Flavia Cosmelli

Latin America Market Manager

Flavia is originally from Brazil and now lives in New Zealand with her husband. Flavia works as Market Manager for Latin America and counsellor for students who speak Portuguese and Spanish as their first language.

Accommodation Manager

Jeanne Northwood

Accommodation Manager

Jeanne was born in New Zealand and lived in Fiji for 5 years when young. She has adult son in Auckland University, enjoys the outdoors, animals, reading for knowledge, crystals, and Holistic Health. As a mother and a homestay parent Jeanne is perfectly qualified to be our Homestay manager.

Director of Studies

John Putt

Director of Studies

John is our Director of Studies and has been an English teacher since 1996. He has taught overseas as well as in New Zealand. He has been a senior academic staff member and Director of Studies for many years. He has the CTEFLA and DELTA certificates and a university degree. John is a New Zealander.

European Market Manager

Laure Desmons

European Market Manager

Laure is originally from Paris, France and moved to New Zealand with her partner in 2013. Laure studied in Germany and so is also fluent in German. Laure works at reception and takes care of all European enrolments as well as the counsellor for French and German speaking students. Laure is also in charge of the English + Internship Programme.

Korea and Taiwan Markets Manager

Mandy Jang

Korea and Taiwan Markets Manager

Mandy is originally from Korea. She has lived in New Zealand for many years.

She also speaks Chinese, so Mandy is in charge of marketing in Korea and Chinese speaking countries and she looks after our Korean and Chinese language speaking students. 

Arab Market Manager

Moha Akram

Arab Market Manager

Moha looks after the Arabic marketing and all our Arabic speaking students. Moha is originally from Saudi Arabia and was a student at Worldwide School and then graduated from Unitec. 

Japan Market Manager

Sorie Stone

Japan Market Manager

Sorie is originally from Honduras. She has a Japanese father and a Honduran mother. She has lived in Latin America, Japan and now New Zealand with her husband and young baby. Therefore she is a fluent Spanish, Japanese and English speaker. Sorie is in charge of the Japan market and is the student counsellor for all our Japanese speaking students.

Thai Market Manager

Sudarat Suthichoti

Thai Market Manager

Sudar is originally from Thailand but now lives in New Zealand. She looks after the Thailand market and all Worldwide School Thai speaking students as well as some general admin work.