-Elif Yılmaz Cesar-
Elif Yilmaz Cesar, is a teacher trainer, a Cambridge ESOL accredited CELTA trainer and Examiner, an English language instructor, and currently working as a Learning Support Specialist at MEFIS Primary Schools. She is a British citizen, born and brought up in the UK with Turkish heritage.
With 18 years of experience as an English teacher and teacher trainer in Italy and Istanbul, she has been involved in delivering courses in a variety of teaching contexts. She had been teaching young learners and adults at the British Council and has worked as a Senior Teacher at a language school for over three years.
Elif is in her 8th year working at MEF Schools and MEF International Schools in a variety of positions such as an English teacher, Primary Homeroom teacher and currently as Learning Support Specialist.
Her and her Support team colleagues have developed a effective support system in which they work in collaboration with homeroom teachers in order to support individualised learning and focus on learners differentiated instruction for students who need English Language Support, Reading and Literacy Support, Learning Support and learners who need a challenge.