James JD

Profession: Session Musician / Accent Coach / English Teacher

Teaching Experience: As well as working as a TEFL qualified English teacher in various institutions over the past decade, I have spent the last few years on Cambly teaching thousands of students. I have over 15,000 lessons taught on Cambly, covering daily conversation, business English, IELTS and TOEFL speaking preparation and accent coaching.

Since 2008 I have been working as a professional session musician, and during that time I have also worked as a music teacher, teaching piano, ukulele and music theory

Interests: I am a professional musician living in Turkey, and over the last 12 years I have performed as a pianist on stages around the world with hundreds of bands and artists. I also enjoy working in the studio as a sound designer, session musician and film maker.

When I'm not working as a musician, I enjoy learning Turkish, cooking, hiking and camping in the mountains and doing film and video editing. My other interests include electronics, psychology, travelling and meeting new people

Education: I went to school in England and did three years of A Levels (usually we only do two years in the UK, but I couldn't decide what I wanted to study so I did an extra year to add extra subjects!)

Spoken Languages: English (Native), Turkish (Conversational)


Profession: Retired public relations expert, EU project expert, translater.

Teaching Experience: Worked as customer service officer and teller at Commonwealth Bank Australia
Worked in several positions at different supermarkets in Australia. 27 years experience in public relations and international relations at Metropolitan Municipality in Turkey.

Interests: Reading, travelling and listening to music. Producing different items hand made such as crochet blankets, embrodiery and cross stitch pillow cases, cushions etc. Reading science fiction, epic drama and adventure novels.

Education: Computer Operator Certificate from Broadmeadows Tafe College.
Associate Degree in Public Relations from Anatolian University.

Spoken Languages: English (Native), Turkish (Native)

Osman Tekcan

Profession: Researcher, Business Manager, Self Employed, Maths + Physics Tutor

Teaching Experience: After having finished my MSci Physics course, I delved right into business and found that running a cafe is a very profitable venture. I am always working on a long term plan for my very own business and asset management consultancy company. I intend to see it through one day, but in the meantime, I teach Physics, Maths and English online. I am awaiting a response from my dream job, The New Turkish Space Agency.

Interests: I've always loved physics and discovered my passion for business. My goals in life are ever-changing, but I find solace in playing the guitar, writing poetry, and painting in my spare time. I travel internationally for work and for leisure, but seeing new places and meeting new people has been the most rewarding of all my hobbies.

Education: Physics, Drone Piloting, Business Management, Nano Physics, Machine Learning

Spoken Languages: English (Native), Turkish (Fluent), German (Basic)


Profession: Psychologist

Teaching Experience: I have been teaching English to new immigrants at a community centre in Toronto for the last few years. I have also had an opportunity to work with children who are learning English as a second language.

Interests: Hi there! I am a kind, understanding and patient person with many interests and hobbies. I love to read, draw, and watch movies. I was born to a Turkish family in Canada and love to live both cultures.

Education: Bachelor of Science in Psychology and Sociology from the University of Toronto
Certificate in Mental Health and Addiction from Humber College

Spoken Languages: English (Native), Turkish (Native)

Ben G.

Profession: Senior English Instuctor at ELT department of University of Kyrenia, Cyprus

Teaching Experience: UNIVERSITY OF KYRENIA, ELT Department of Education Faculty.
September 2019 – Current ( Senior English Lecturer)

November 2015 – June2019 ( English Instructor)

November 2010 – September 2015 ( English General Coordinator)

Interests: Traveling is my lifestyle. I enjoy visiting different countries and experiencing different cultures. I love playing the piano and taking photographs.Watching films and reading books are my free time activities.

Education: Girne American University – Post Graduate Degree, MA in Educational
Administration and Supervision, 2017. (high honour degree)

Eastern Mediterranean University - Graduate Degree, English Language
Literature & Humanities and English Language Teaching, 2004 - 2008
(Honour Degree)

Spoken Languages: English (Native), Turkish (Native)

imren I

Profession: Director/Teacher of sole boutique English Learning Centre (Nursery) - North Cyprus

Teaching Experience: I have over 25 years experience working in the teaching and mentoring field. Accomplished nursery school teacher/adult educator with exceptional class management and a passion for helping pupils of all abilities achieve their potential to learn and develop their English language,
I have taught at a wide range of settings in London and Cyprus across all age groups. I have built an extensive teaching skill set that allows me to deliver engaging linguistic lessons.

Interests: reading, writing, photography, theatre and power walking!
More recently; learning to Salsa dance and Yoga.

Education: TEFL Qualification
BA Social Policy
Management Qualification
Trainer Qualification (NVQ)
TEFL - Teaching English as a Foreign Language Qualification

Spoken Languages: English (Native), Turkish (Conversational)


Profession: Private teacher of English to teens and adults.

Teaching Experience: I have been an ELT and literature teacher for 25 years and I have been teaching English to adults in private lessons.

Interests: I enjoy reading, writing short stories and watching news. I keep up to date with all the latest shows and films. I enjoy going to concerts and love listening to 80s rock.

Education: I am a TESOL certified ELT teacher. I am also an examiner of IELTS. I have worked in numerous middle and high schools in the UK. I am also qualified to teach dyslexic and special needs pupils.

Spoken Languages: English (Native), Turkish (Fluent)

Bryan V

Profession: Professional Musician

Teaching Experience: Bass guitar teacher/Music teacher/Ensemble director

Interests: I have been a Tutor on Cambly for over a year and a half now and have obtained many experiences. I have taught hundreds of students at all levels from all over the globe and have focused on a variety of topics ranging from travelling, sports and music to culture, science and business.
In my free time I love to walk my handsome labrador Toby and drink tea. English is an essential language to learn and I will continue to help students achieve their goals. Let's expand your language skills.

Education: Artez University of the Arts, Netherlands/Bass Guitar
Istanbul Technical University, Turkey/Geomatics Engineering

Spoken Languages: English (Native), Turkish (Fluent), Dutch (Basic)

Mr Metin

Profession: English Language Teaching, Creative Drama Teacher, Life Coach.

Teaching Experience: I've been teaching the English Language for more than 5 years and done many other teachings in Creative Drama.
I also have my own business in the education sector.

Interests: Hello Everyone, I have been teaching English for more than 5 years and now I'm with you. I hope to have the best time and help you to improve your English. Go ahead and talk to me!

Education: Bachelor of English Language and Literature, Teacher Training, Creative Drama Teacher.

Spoken Languages: English (Native), Turkish (Native), German (Basic)

Lev H

Profession: English Teacher/ Psychology. Translator/İnterpreter.

Teaching Experience: I have been teaching English both online and face to face for over one year. I particularly like to concentrate on pronunciation and enjoy teaching students how to successfully speak the English language.

Interests: My hobbies are travelling and visiting different countries and experiencing different cultures. I have travelled to many places in Europe and the Middle East. I also like reading and listening to Jazz music.

Education: I am a fully accredited TEFL teacher for the English Language since 2012. Currently, I have a degree in Psychology and counselling. I was born in England and I am a native speaker of English.

Spoken Languages: English (Native), Turkish (Fluent)