University of Salford Manchester

About us

Salford Languages is a centre for international study and language learning, offering a range of British Council-accredited English language courses and foreign language programmes to current and prospective University of Salford students.

Whether you are interested in studying at the University of Salford, are a student already and simply looking to improve your English or another foreign language for personal, professional or academic purposes please take a look at what courses we have available.

Salford Languages is based on the 08th and 09th floors of the Maxwell Building which includes modern classrooms and well-equipped computer suites, as well as advanced audio-visual equipment and Language Resource Centre (LRC).

The Salford Languages team

Interim Director of Salford Languages: Tam Milner (Please contact the Director through or +(0)161 295 5990 in the first instance)

Our English languages courses and support services are delivered by experienced and qualified tutors.

Staff name


Mr James Arnold

EFL Tutor

Mr James Corrin

EFL Tutor

Mr Richard Durham

EFL Tutor

Ms Jillian Eades

EFL Tutor

Mr John Fyfe

English Language Centre Manager

Mr Keith Gould

EFL Tutor

Mrs Maggie Hardman

EAP Co-ordinator

Mrs Elaine Hollins

EFL Tutor

Mrs Anne Jameson

EFL Tutor

Mr Christopher Kew

EFL Tutor

Miss Adrienne Kiernan

EFL Tutor

Dr Frank Melling

EFL Tutor

Mrs Louise Mitchell

EFL Tutor

Mr William Morgan

EFL Tutor

Ms Susanna Regan

EFL Tutor

Mrs Caroline Stevens

EFL Tutor

Miss Alexandra Zdravkovich

EFL Tutor

Modern Foreign Languages academic courses are taught by qualified teaching professionals, mostly native speakers of the language they teach. Many of our teachers have experience of learning a second or third language, and studying and working abroad which creates an intimate multicultural atmosphere.

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Mr Jerome Devaux

Senior Tutor

Mrs Maria Fernandez-Prieto

Interim Director of Languages

Ms Christina Flanagan


Dr William Hope


Ms Vanessa John

Senior Tutor

Ms Kim Langtree

Senior Tutor French

Dr Orieb Masadeh-Tate


Miss Maria Sanchez-Ortiz

Senior Lecturer

Prof Richard Towell

Emeritus Professor

Chinese (Mandarin)
Min Yu
Maxwell 815
Kim Langtree
Maxwell 801

Kaya Davies
Maxwell 803

Johantan Vandesquille
Maxwell 803
Elke Phiburn
Maxwell 803
Dr William Hope
Maxwell 805
Misa Nakano
Maxwell 803

Mamiko Noda
Maxwell 803
Christina Flanagan
Maxwell 802

Inés Gutierrez

Merce Enjuanes
Maxwell 803

Our team of professional support staff is based in Maxwell 827 and is here to help you with all aspects of your studying with Salford Languages.

You can contact the team on or +(0)161 295 5990

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Miss Rachael Blackmore

Operations Assistant

Mrs Vanessa Caddick

Support Assistant – English Study Programmes and Modern Foreign Languages courses

Miss Gabriella D'Isidoro

Support Officer

Miss Sarah Jenyon

Support Assistant – International Foundation Year

Mr Craig Law

International Exchanges and Study Abroad Assistant

Mr Martyn Mancey-Johnson

Operations Manager

Mr Mark Whitfield

Support Assistant – University Wide Language Programme and English for
Academic Purposes courses

For information on all other areas of your university life including professional advice and support on a wide range of issues, including finances, visas, wellbeing and disability our team at the askUS Desks are open across campus every weekday to answer your questions.