Meet the Team

Skilled and experienced staff promoting the pleasures of learning English in Devon

The Devon School is a family-run school where every student is treated as an individual learner with their own needs, habits and preferred way of learning. Since 1972, the directors and teaching staff have worked hard to maintain and enhance the school's international reputation for the very highest standards in progressive and stimulating tuition.

The Founders
Brian Hawthorne Joan Hawthorne
The Directors
Paul Hawthorne Bret Hawthorne Chris Hawthorne Nicky Hawthorne
The Director of Studies - Paignton
Anthony Dolphin
The Teachers
John Blakemore Julia Saracli Jayne Jordan
Beth Goodyer Helen Wilkinson
Activity Staff
Catering Staff