School Leadership Team
Ms. Klára Grunsberg
Having graduated from Charles University in 2001, Ms. Grunsberg has extensive experience with educational start-ups. She is the co-founder of such schools as the Christian International School of Prague and some other Preschools in Prague.
Ms. Grunsberg leads and coordinates our Czech Programme ensuring that the pupils master the Czech Curriculum Framework component of our scheme of work.
As Head of Preschool, Ms Grunsberg oversees the day-to-day operations. She hires and manages teachers and other members of staff and is in charge of student enrolments. Ms. Grunsberg is also responsible for the School’s financial planning and marketing.
Mr. Mike Günsberger
Holding a master’s degree in Hospitalty Management, Mr. Günsberger is a certified specialist in Hygienic Strategy in Hospitality & Education Industries. As Managing Director, he is responsible for the development and management of all the school property.
Mr. Günsberger M.S. is in charge of our school’s Health & Safety and nutrition. He also organises outdoor activities for our children, summer camps, field trips, parties, fairs and other events.
Mr. Michal Tomica
With master’s degrees in both Law and Economics, Mr. Michal Tomica had worked for the Ministry of Finance of the Czech Republic before he joined the TIELC team.
As Managing Director, Mr. Michal Tomica M.S. deals with such School’s essential legal functions as contractual documentation on our parents and teachers and communicates with governmental agencies ensuring that the School operates in compliance with the national legislation.
Mr. David John Draper
Born in London in 1946, Mr. Draper holds degrees from London University and the Fellow College of Preceptors. His teaching experience includes such schools as St Paul’s First & Middle (Dorking, UK) and Wray Common Middle School (Reigate, UK). He had also held the post of School Headmaster at St Stephens’ First & Middle (South Godstone, UK) and the post of Head of the British Embassy Study Group in Ankara, Turkey. Furthemore, Mr. Draper is a Founding Principal of the British School in Baku (Azerbaijan), once a start-up and currently one of the most successful private schools in the country.
Mr. Draper cooperates with several schools around the world as Education Consultant and will consult us on a regular basis.
Ms. Nancy Kever
Ms. Kever holds a degree in Education from the University of Akron, Ohio. She has extensive teaching experience in the US as well as in Europe. She had worked for the Riverside School of Prague where she taught Phonics, English, Literacy, Religion, Social Studies and Mathematics within the National Curriculum Of England and Wales.
Ms. Kever is well aware of the specificities and challenges of bilingual education and ready to share her knowledge with us. Her input in our teachers‘ continuous professional development will be a valuable contribution.
Ms. Olga Krizek
Ms. Krizek is a graduate from the University of Brighton and the Unversity of Plymouth. Her specialisation is Psychology and Councelling. She has been working as a Specialist Language Teacher and a Class Teacher in London lately.
Ms. Krizek’s contribution to our team will help us address the developmental needs of all pupils and deliver a comprehensive school program encouraging all student’s academic, personal and social development.
Dear Parents and Pupils.
We thank you for considering the Florentinum Nursery & Preschool. Our staff, our pupils, the Florentinum community and I wish to warmly welcome you to our pre-school.
This is a new step for your family which you are taking with much expectation for inclusion and success in our international community. At the Florentinum Nursery & Preschool we are prepared to assist you in every way. The fun of joining our small, caring and exciting International Programme awaits you. The staff and the leadership team of our school will come together for active, engaged learning, not only reaching high academic standards but also, in equal measure, developing well rounded personalities.
The Florentinum Nursery & Preschool staff strive to ensure the healthy development of every pupil who enters our doors. We are committed to providing every child with direction and encouragement as we guide them towards the highest possible achievement. We are committed to our mission of providing high quality, internationally recognised education and we will work hard to give our very best in all our endeavours. We are inviting you to become our close partners in this important task.
To learn more about the Florentinum Nursery & Preschool and everything it has to offer, please take some time to explore our website or simply arrange for a visit to our premises which are located in the very heart of Prague, just at a couple of steps from Republic Square.
Once again, I personally extend a very warm welcome to the Florentinum Nursery & Preschool – a great place to grow and learn!