John William M


Homestay English Teacher

About John

John loves to meet new people and hear about their life “back home!” He has taught people from Russia; Asia and Europe and continues to encourage all people learning his language. John specialises in Marketing and Business English and is a ” must ” for any Adults wishing improve their Business English. His wife, “Sana” is a wonderful cook and her main objective when you stay is to ensure you eat well and are looked after in her traditionally Slavic way

He lives in Gordons Bay located about 45kms from Cape Town City Centre on outskirts of the main populated area which is a quaint village located in False Bay at the foot of the scenic St. Lowry’s Pass leading to the Garden Route. It is very popular with tourists due to its proximity to scenic mountains, beaches, coastal drives, whale watching in season, wine farms, golf courses, hiking and mountain bike trails and other areas such as Stellenbosch and Franschoek.

He is a keen sportsman but now mostly plays golf and lawn bowls but also has other interests in cycling, photography, cooking and pottery. Sana, his wife, is originally from the Ukraine her interests include lawn bowls, cycling , photography, cooking, swimming/walking and on the beach.

Location Information

Location: Gordons Bay, Cape Town | View a map of this location

Nearest airport(s): Cape Town International Airport

Nominated airport(s) for transfers: Cape Town International Airport

Any Other Languages?


Academic Information

Qualifcation: MBA, and FCMA degrees and a TESOL teaching certificate who took up teaching English as a second language 4 years ago and spent 2.5 years teaching in Moscow and currently teaches via Skype.

Courses Taught

  • Elementary?
  • Lower/Pre- Intermediate?
  • Intermediate?
  • 14 – 16?
  • Boys?
  • Girls
  • Adults?

Family Information

John’s Photos

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