Dr. Geoffrey West
Dr. Geoffrey West has extensive experience in the education field both in the UK and China. He has lived in China around 10 years and has taught in schools from Kindergarten to University level.
Saga is a Psychology and Sociology graduate who left the UK to teach English abroad. She has taught a variety of student age groups in both public schools and private language centres. Because of that, she is a goldmine of information regarding all aspects of ESL teaching. Saga decided to return to the cold winters of Great Britain and join the HR team at Pioneer & Beyond. Her aim is to encourage and inspire others to take a leap of faith and experience the beauty of China.
Maria is a graduate in Marketing and Communication. She is a big animal lover and she loves travelling and going to the gym. Maria has been to Asia, America, Africa and, of course, around Europe. She has visited Asia together with her friends and she has been very impressed with the culture, the food and the views. In addition to that, Maria is HR qualified since 2018 and she joined Pioneer & Beyond to help with the recruitment process of the English teachers and with admin tasks.
Client Services Coordinator
Eva is our Client Services Coordinator and P&B representative in China. She works hard to find the best possible placement for our candidates. Eva supports each teacher on their journey to China, from the potential job offer to their first day on the job. She studied International business and management at Harper Adams University and graduated from Sussex University in 2016 with a masters degree in Management. Eva enjoys travelling, Chinese calligraphy, cats and coffee.
Shashi is our recruitment consultant at the Brighton branch. He studied social social sciences before joining us here at pioneer and beyond. Shashi has a passion for helping others and bringing out the best in those around him; he’s done volunteer work both here in the uk and in South Asia. He enjoys Thai boxing, going to the gym and travelling to new places.