We are delighted to announce that Stephen Culhane has been appointed to the position of Director of Studies to the Language School.


Stephen, a very popular member of staff with both staff and pupils, has worked for Stonyhurst Language School since 2015 and has worked as Senior Teacher as well as House Parent to the boys.  Stephen has over 20 years of experience of working in summer schools and is looking forward to the new challenge of Director of Studies.


Stephen’s responsibilities will include ensuring the teaching programme is delivered to the highest of standards.  By holding daily meetings with the teachers, he will ensure that each child’s teaching needs are being met and will move students to other teaching groups if appropriate.  He will also be available to discuss any concerns or worries parents may have regarding their child’s learning.


During the academic year, Stephen enjoys living and working in Malaga, Spain, where he works in a private language school as an English Language teacher and as a speaking examiner at the University of Malaga.