About Us

What we do

New English Academy provides Accredited English certificates,diplomas,teaching and training.Courses can be self paced online,residential, or in paper format.The courses are available to individuals and also businesses who want to run  accredited courses  in-house for their staff.

 EnglishPRO is a suite of study courses in English for professional purposes leading to Certificates and Diplomas issued through and accredited by ALAP Ltd, a UK registered company and Awarding Organisation specialising in language acquisition.

Gain a new qualification, study anywhere  anytime and get ahead of the rest .The successful completion of each 20 – 50 hour course leads to the award of a Certificate/Diploma acknowledging the achievement of a specified level of proficiency in speaking, listening, reading and writing English for a specific professional purpose.New English Academy is constantly researching UK accredited English courses and our portfolio will soon include courses for computing, beauty, vocational hobbies, food safety, fashion, design and also specialised medical courses.

We work with individuals or organisations to deliver courses in whatever format suits your needs, and are happy to find the solution that works best for you we can also train individuals and groups so they can run the courses.

Tutor support, our friendly and experienced tutors are always available if you need support.

Our People

We can work with your organization to deliver courses in whatever format suits your individual needs, and we are happy to find the solution that works best for you, we can also train individuals and groups so they can run the courses.

Director & tutor/trainer

Help and guidance for any of the Online Courses can be given by any of the admin team.

Director & tutor/trainer

Simon held senior management positions in the UK and ran his own successful business too,he has been teaching and helping students prepare for exams in Italy for 11 years and achieved his teaching qualifications in 2011.Simon has extensive experience with IELTS, Trinity, Cambridge, Pearson and...

Administration Managment

Michela worked for Wall St for over 10 years and first met Simon there in 2011,where she latterly took a career break to start a family.Michela says…….I was impressed with Simon the moment he came to work at Wall St,his rapport with students and enthusiasm...

Young Learners & Teacher Placement

Monica Upadhyaya was born in Leicester and graduated from De Montfort University in 2000 she has been helping Italian children to learn English in Abruzzo since 2009 and after a career gap to have children of her own,both born in Italy,that work continues! she has...


After a hugely successful career of over 10 years working for Randstad, Genny decided  it was time to work on some projects of her own and when she isn’t climbing one of the many rock-faces of Abruzzo we are very fortunate that we are one...

Tutor & trainer

Tanya was born and educated in the UK. She has been teaching English in Public schools in Italy for over 20 years and is one of the very few Mother tongue English teachers doing so. Tanyas involvement  with the New  English Academy is widespread,she tutors...

Spanish Consultant

Palmira graduated from Gabriele D’Annunzio University of Pescara with a Master’s Degree in Modern Languages and Cultures, specializing in Spanish. She also improved her knowledge of the language (and Sangria!) by studying two Spanish language summer courses at Valladolid University and living and working in Spain...

Business Development

Serghei is fluent in five different languages including Russian,Ukrainian and Romanian and is an excellent communicator.Previously he has worked as a Sales consultant b2b and b2c but more recently graduated in Web and Product design and excels in the field of visual communication.Serghei undertakes a...

Tutor & Summer coordinator

Laila has been successfully studying,working,consulting and selling the Wall St brand for over 11 years and formed a close relationship with Michela and Simon in 2011.Now freelance ,she too saw the opportunity to join the New English Academy and to continue to develop herself and...

Head of ALAP

Paul Rogers qualified as a teacher in the early 1970s and taught in the UK state system for a number of years. He then moved overseas and into adult education, dealing with a variety of tertiary education and training institutes such as Universities, Military Training...

Graphic Designer

Lorenzo is a graphic designer who created our logo and he is a part of our team. You can contact him at montagutilorenzo.art@gmail.com

Our Values


To provide the best quality UK accredited English courses to our students and to support them throughout their study .To be open minded, to listen to our students ideas and improve our service if appropriate.


To work with and to empower our trainers to deliver our courses with professionalism and fun.

To make a difference

To seek opportunities, within and outside of Italy for our students, especially if TEFL qualified. We will soon be partnering with ``Intesolworldwide`` who can help us source teacher placements and volunteer opportunities around the globe.

To have fun

To evolve, have a positive outlook and inspire our students to believe in themselves and what they can achieve.