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12+ years international experience in training and competence within the UK,  Philippines, Asia Pacific and MENA regions.  Our English language trainers are TEFL certified and CELTA qualified.  We are OET trained, IELTS trained by the British Council and a member of EALTHY (European Association of Language Teachers for Healthcare).


Our recruitment team is backed by more than 10 years of recruitment experience and a member of the Recruitment and Employment Confederation of the UK. 

Our Management Team

Managing Director, BSc MIRP

Grace is an International Recruitment Consultant and English Language Teacher. She specialises in EMEA and APAC recruitment and a member of the Institute of Recruitment Professionals since 2005. Grace successfully completed an intensive TEFL training by the TEFL Academy, attended IELTS Train the Trainer programme in Edinburgh and OET Teacher Training in London by OET - Cambridge Boxhill. She is the Lead Trainer for our English language courses delivered in the UK and online.


She has facilitated various in-house company training, coaching and mentoring.


Operations Director, HND

Almost 25 years of career experience. Rob started his career with an automation company, progressing from apprentice to software designer. Fifteen years within the Oil and Gas sector progressing from service engineer working onshore and offshore globally to office-based Technical Support Engineer and Customer Support Manager.


Rob brings his expertise to ensure that SGR runs with proper guidance on documentation and best working practices. He is also responsible for automating processes to assist the smooth running of our training courses and recruitment campaigns.

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Lead Trainer, MBA CELTA

Tess is a CELTA certified teacher, UK certified IELTS and ESL trainer. She received an MBA from the Dundee Business School of the University of Abertay, Dundee, UK. She is the Lead Trainer for our English language courses delivered in the Philippines and Asia Pacific. 

She previously worked for the IELTS and Education Programme teams of British Council (Philippines), served as a Training and Competency Advisor for Capita (UK), Trainer for (US), and has taught subject matter courses for the Development Academy of the Philippines (DAP) and STI College (Philippines). 

Our Training Team

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Trainer - London & Online


Jake is a CELTA certified teacher and degree qualified in BSc Nursing, Major in Psychology. He teaches English - TOEIC, OET and IELTS. He is also  experienced in other ESP subjects such as Business English, Public Relations and Banking and Finance. 


Trainer - Aberdeen & Online

BA English

Van graduated Secondary Education (Major in English). She has 6+ years of experience working as an English Language and Reading Proficiency Teacher in the Philippines and in Aberdeen, UK. She is the ESL teacher for SGR and also supports Reading students 

under OET and IELTS.

Admin & Support Team


Training & Recruitment
Administrator - Aberdeen


Admin Assistant



Training Assistant

Manila, Philippines


Nursing Recruitment, BSN

Sri Lanka / Ireland / UK

We have  exciting collaboration with the following teaching communities in - 

Pakistan (Medicine), Bangladesh (Medicine), India (Nursing), Sri Lanka (Nursing), Sudan (Medicine) and Nigeria (Nursing)

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