Bright World Russian Speaking Counsellor, Theona Kyle
Bright World is very happy to introduce you to our Russian speaking member of staff, Theona Kyle.
Theona is British but speaks fluent Russian and is based near to the Bright World office in the UK.
Theona provides Bright World Guardianships parents who do not speak or write English, with a Russian support service.
If you have selected the Russian speaking counselling service you will benefit from the additional support that Theona can offer you. Prior to your child arriving in the UK, you will be given Theona’s email address and telephone number.
You can communicate in Russian with Theona, who will help to translate for you between Bright World, the school, you and your child.
Theona is available to speak between 10am and 2pm Monday to Friday and will respond to emails daily. Should you call outside these hours and leave a message then Theona will respond as soon as she can.
The Bright World Head Office are still responsible for all matters relating to the administration of the programme such as booking airport transfers and arranging host family accommodation. Our Head Office team also hold the 24/7 emergency phone.
This service is optional and charged at an extra £200 plus VAT per programme up to 1 academic year and each year after that if required.
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