Elke joined Blackburne House Education as a sessional German language tutor in 1990. Since 1995 she has delivered the ESOL programme, first as a sessional tutor and for the last 14 years as a full-time member of staff.
Elke feels passionate about bringing the world together in her classroom; originally from a different country herself, she has a unique insight into the challenges a fresh start in a new culture can bring.
Elke lives in Southport with her husband and enjoys meeting up with her two daughters and their partners for long country walks and a spot of geocaching.
Head of Learning
Quality & ASL Learning Manager
Clare joined Blackburne House Education in January 2008. She has been working in education for over 17 years. Previously, she worked in an FE College where she held a number of posts including Quality & Curriculum Development Manager for Creative Industries Department, programme Team Leader; a lecturer in Graphic Design & Art & Design and also as a freelance Designer. Her early career was spent as a Graphic Designer in Manchester. Clare lives in Liverpool with her Husband and two children.
ICT Tutor & IV
Judy has worked in Blackburne House Education for 14 years starting as a sessional tutor and eventually working full time. She is responsible for all the education programmes within ICT curriculum area, she also teaches IT at all levels. Judy started at Blackburne House as a student where she studied Telematics and Telecommunication. Judy lives in Liverpool and enjoys socialising with her family and friends and listening to good music.
Tutor & IV
June has worked in Blackburne House Education for 14 years starting as a sessional tutor and eventually working full time. She is responsible for all the education programmes within Teacher Education curriculum area, she also teaches personal and professional development. June previously worked at Liverpool Community College in a variety of positions, teaching various subjects including: Women’s Studies and Business Administration. June originates from London and now lives in Liverpool with her family and enjoys spending caravanning weekends away.