Sorry but this form will not work without cookies enabled. Please adjust your browser settings to enable cookies to continue. For more information on how to do this please see our.

EMERGENCY NOTICE
  • Did you know?

    In 2018 our students achieved an IB Diploma pass rate of 100%.

    alfie

  • Did you know?

    Through Nord Anglia University our teaching staff maintain the highest standards of a rigorous British education.

    Our Staff

  • Apply now!

    Admissions for 2020/21 are open!

    IB & FS

  • Connect with our community

    Find out more about out what's happening at the School

    friends

  • Did you Know?

    By talking with us directly we can tailor our information to your specific needs and questions. Get in touch!

    reach for your dreams

  • Did you Know?

    We are a warm and welcoming community providing a rigorous education to our students.

    Family school

Carmen Gil

carmen

MFL teacher

Ms. Gil is a versatile educator with 13 years of international experience. She completed a degree in Translation and Interpreting in Spanish, English and French at the University of Las Palmas de Gran Canaria, Spain. As part of her degree, she also studied a year in Dublin City University, Ireland. She then obtained her GTP in Modern Foreign Languages at CILT, London, UK.

Ms. Gil is a versatile educator with 13 years of international experience. She completed a degree in Translation and Interpreting in Spanish, English and French at the University of Las Palmas de Gran Canaria, Spain. As part of her degree, she also studied a year in Dublin City University, Ireland. She then obtained her GTP in Modern Foreign Languages at CILT, London, UK.

Straight after my studies, I moved to England to teach French and Spanish from Year 7 up to GCSE. I taught in the British public system for 8 years at schools in London, Cambridge and Brighton and I was also a certified examiner for GCSE Spanish. Inspired by some adventurous colleagues and willing to continue exploring the world, I then came to Abu Dhabi where I taught the MYP and IB Diploma programmes in a private school for the last 6 years. I have also been an external examiner for IB Spanish for the last 4 years. 

I am very excited to work for a Nord Anglia Education school, whom I have many friends happily teaching for around the globe. I am also glad to be a part of the BIS Abu Dhabi family and teach the two programmes I believe best prepare our young generations for the future. 

I was born and raised in Gran Canaria, one of the Canary Islands in Spain. I will forever be grateful to my parents who decided to send me every summer from the age of 13 to live and experience life in London with a host family. This is how I started developing my curiosity and love for different languages, cultures and ways of living. Nowadays, I can proudly say I am an eager promoter of my own culture, multiculturalism and open mindedness. These are core values I transmit in my day to day teaching and also when parenting my 2 sons. My eldest, Alberto, will be joining BIS Abu Dhabi next year and is already learning how to say ‘hello’ in the many different languages of his future classmates!