At the British Council, you are not learning English on your own. All our courses are taught by highly qualified, experienced teachers.

Meet our teachers (Penang centre)

Coral-Anne Osborn

Coral-Anne Osborn has been teaching English for four years. She specialises in the English language and her forte is in teaching young learners. Originally from Kent, UK, Coral has a degree in English & TEFL and a CELTA qualification. Coral is now studying for her Delta qualification to continue to develop herself as a teacher, specialising in young learners.


Andy Barker

An academic at heart, Andy possesses multiple qualifications; Bachelor of Arts in Film and Broadcast Production, Masters in Education, Post Graduate Certificate in Education and CELTA. Joining the Penang centre in May 2016, Andy was previously the Head of Schools for the first bilingual school in Hanoi, Vietnam before moving to Sabah to work on a teacher mentoring programme led by the Malaysian Ministry of Education and British Council.


Euriska Wiyanto

Euriska started teaching in 2007, right after getting her bachelor’s degree in Psychology in her home country of Indonesia. She had been teaching very young learners in Surabaya, Indonesia for four years before doing her TESOL in Bali in 2011. After that she was based in Bali and taught a variety of classes such as general English, conversation classes, and exams to a range of students starting from primary school children to adults.


Adam Greenup

Adam has been a teacher of English since 2011. He did a bachelor’s degree in English Literature and then did his CELTA in Ho Chi Minh City. He then gained employment to Vietnam, where he taught for four years. While in Vietnam he taught adults general English. He also taught children and teenagers and completed the Young Learner extension to CELTA.