About Us

Marina Spencer - Director, Owner

Marina Spencer

PHD, Hons HDSM Diploma

Director. She has 14 years experience working with children in different areas:education,art and media. She is the Director of the Young Ballet Academy and President of the GB Dance and Music Festival. She holds the Special Presidential Award from the "Mother Foundation" for the realisation of social programs regarding the protection of family values, of motherhood and childhood.

Larissa de Saude - Manager

Larissa de Saude


Larissa started her carer as an early years teacher in Russia after finishing at the College of Pedagogy (Russia) in 1992. She initially worked with children aged 1-7 years old and then worked at several Montessori schools in London. She qualified as a Montessori teacher at the Montessori Centre International in the UK in 2008.

Larissa is passionate about teaching and inspired by the Montessori philosophy.

Marina Ter-Akopian - teacher/key person

Marina Ter-Akopian

teacher/key person

Marina has Qualified Teaches Status in UK, CACHE Level 3 diploma in childcare.

Mariana has more then 10 years experience of working with children age from 4-to 15 years old.

She worked in different countries as a teacher of English and Russian languages in Slovakia, Czech Republic, Armenia.

Marina enjoys teaching Russian to pre-school age children. She is also passionate about learning, working with children, seeing them develop and improve their skills.

Szilvia Lazar - teacher/key person

Szilvia Lazar

Teacher/key person


Szilvia has a degree from Debrecen Reformed Theological University in Hungary which gives her Qualified Teachers Status in UK.

She attended St 'Nicholas Montessori College' in Ireland where she had her teaching practice. She has been working in different schools in Hungary .

Szilvia believes Montessori philosophy, she is interested in learning about cooperative group works with children. She is a patient, kind and motivated teacher .

Zina Abdul Wahab - teacher/key person

Zina Abdul Wahab

Teacher/key person

NVQ3 Childcare

Zina started her carer in childcare in Sweden. She has childcare qualification from Sweden (Adult Education College). She has years of practice in childcare. Zina is very creative and enthusiastic teacher. She enjoys activities as children's yoga, dance , music, painting, face painting.

Monika Motisova  - teacher/key person

Monika Matisova


level 3 certificate

Monika is passionate about pedagogy. She has 2 years experience working with children during my studies in Slovakia, also she has level 3 Teaching assistant certificate and going to continue her studies. She is passionate about pedagogy and education.