Gillian Evans began her teaching career in 2005 in Manchester, UK which is where she gained her first valuable experiences working in both mainstream and special educational needs settings. In 2009 Gillian moved to Berlin and began working as an educator in the ELC at BMS as well as later taking on leadership roles in curriculum and team leading up until 2019 when she took on the role as ELC coordinator. Gillian is committed to providing a caring and developmentally fitting educational experience for our youngest learners.
Martina Nickel is a state-approved educator with a degree in Early Childhood Education and Care which shed earned at the Alice Salomon University of Applied Science, Berlin in 2008. During her studies, Martina was granted a scholarship and completed an internship and was later employed at a Sure Start Center in Birmingham, England. Furthermore, Martina has more than 15 years of work experience in the field of private childcare, educational curriculum planning for Berlin language schools, and 10 years of experience as a leader of Early Learning Centers throughout Berlin. Her areas of interest and expertise is the use of modern technologies, valuing and celebrating diversity, and strengthening a deep sense of confidence an personal competence in children.