English as an Additional Language Department

Mr Mathias Bauer,
Head of EAL, Teacher of German
Duke of Edinburgh’s Award Bronze Leader


Mr Bruce Clements, BA, MPhil, DipRSA
Teacher of EAL, Religion & Philosophy

Mr Clements has been teaching at Brentwood since 2007 and was the Head of Religious Studies from September 2007 to December 2016; before transferring to the EAL department. After graduating from Belfast and Cambridge, Mr Clements taught in Budapest for three years where he attained the RSA Diploma in English Language Teaching (DELTA) before returning to the UK. He has taught IB Theory of Knowledge, Philosophy and World Religions as well as GCSE and A level RS and also has significant experience in KS3 English. In 2015, his department won a coveted ‘Good Schools Guide’ award. He is also a member of the Combined Cadet Force (Royal Navy) and has previously held commissions in both the CCF Army and Royal Navy.


Ms Kathy North
Teacher of German, French and EAL