Meet our team and know a little bit more about them!

STAFF MEMBERS

Javier Torres Gámez

Javier Torres Gámez

Director

Languages spoken:

Spanish and French

Who is Javier Torres Gámez?

  • Founder of Instituto Mediterráneo Sol in 1992.
  • Degree in Hispanic Philology at University of Granada.
  • Certificate of Pedagogical Aptitud at University of Granada.
  • Professor of Spanish as foreign language since 1988.
  • Director of studies at Instituto Español of Granada and Studies and Holidays Centre of Almuñécar between 1898 (July) and 1992 (July).
  • DELE Examiner since 2005. Levels A1-A2-B1-B2-C1-C2 and A2-B1 Scholastic.
  • DELE FEDELE Exams Centre Coordinator – Granada iNMSOL since 2012.
  • CCSE exams Coordinator.
  • Professor of:
    • Spanish for Specific Purposes: Spanish for Health, Business and Tourism.
    • DELE preparation courses .
    • Hispanic Studies – Literature.
  • Member of the board of the government FEDELE (Federation Spanish of Spanish School as Foreign Language) from 2006.
  • Member of the Organizing Committee of Flecos 2014 (International Festival of Language, Culture and Free time) in Granada.
  • Member of Scientífic Committee of Flecos 2014 (International Festival of Language, Culture and Free time) in Granada.
  • External Assessor of the University of Jaén on different occasions.
Rocío Martínez García

Rocío Martínez García

Front Desk

Languages spoken:

Spanish, English and French

Who is Rocío Martínez García?

  • Diploma in Tourism. University of Jaén.
  • Degree in Advertising and Public Relations. University of Cádiz.
  • Master in Strategic Management and Innovation in Communication. University of Cádiz.
  • Languages:
    • Spanish
    • English
    • French
Working at Instituto Mediterráneo Sol since 2015.
Juan Luis Bedmar Marchant

Juan Luis Bedmar Marchant

Academic Coordinator | Director of Studies

Languages spoken:

Spanish, English and Italian

Who is Juan Luis Bedmar Marchant?

  • Degree in Hispanic Philology at University Of Granada.
  • Certificate of Pedagogical Aptitud at University of Granada.
  • Máster in teaching Spanish as Foreign Language. Granada University.
  • Works at Instituto Mediterráneo Sol since 2008.
  • DELE Examiner. Levels A1-A2-B1-B2-C1-C2.
  • DELE FEDELE Exams Centre Coordinator – Granada iNMSOL.
  • CCSE exams Coordinator.
  • Professor of:
    • Spanish for Specific Purposes: Spanish for Health, Business and Tourism.
    • DELE preparation courses.
    • Hispanic Studies – Literature.
    • Training courses for Spanish Professors as Foreign Language.
Aldara Martínez Iglesias

Aldara Martínez Iglesias

Teacher

Languages spoken:

Spanish, English and German

Who is Aldara Martínez Iglesias?

  • Degree in Language Translations.
  • Training courses for Teachers at Instituto Mediterráneo Sol (120 lessons).
  • Works at Instituto Mediterráneo Sol since 2018.
  • Professor of:
    • Spanish language.
Sara Barranco

Sara Barranco Garrido

Teacher

Languages spoken:

Spanish, English, Chinese and French

Who is Sara Barranco Garrido?

  • Degree in Modern Languages and their Literatures.
  • Master of Research in East Asian Studies.
  • Master of Faculty of Compulsory Secondary Education and Baccalaureate Vocational Education
  • Works at Instituto Mediterráneo Sol since 2018.
  • Professor of:
    • Spanish language

About Sara

Sara graduated in Modern Languages and her literature with special mention in Chinese and English from the University of Granada. At the end of the Bachelor’s Degree, he completed the Master of Research in East Asian Studies in Granada. The following year he obtained a scholarship from the Confucius Institute to study in the city of Nanjing, China, a Chinese language course for one year. Back from his trip, in 2019, he did the Master’s Degree in Compulsory Secondary Education and Baccalaureate Professional Training and Language Teaching in Granada. She took different courses in literature at the UNIA in Baeza and some training on the integration of ICTs in the classroom. In addition, she loves learning and working in groups. Her classes are dynamic and interactive. If you have any questions or questions do not hesitate to contact her in any of the languages she speaks. To conclude, what characterizes Sara is her way of being outgoing, sociable, with enthusiasm and above all with desire to live new experiences.
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Tobías Alejandro Flores García

Teacher

Languages spoken:

Spanish, English, German, Chinese, French and more!

Who is Tobías Alejandro Flores García?

  • Degree in Language Translations: English and Chinese.
  • Masters in ELE teaching (Spanish as a foreign language)
  • Works at Instituto Mediterráneo Sol since 2021.
  • Professor of:
    • Spanish language
 

Acerca de Tobías

Graduado en Traducción e Interpretación por la UGR en el año 2016, he realizado el Máster de Educación en Lengua Española y Literatura y el Máster de Enseñanza de Español como Lengua Extranjera. He estudiado y trabajado en países como China, Alemania y Serbia y ahora trabajo como profesor de español. Hablo inglés, alemán, francés, italiano, chino y serbio. Me encanta conocer personas de otros países y hablar sobre culturas diferentes.
Miguel Ángel profesor

Miguel Ángel González Mercado

Teacher

Languages spoken:

Spanish, English and German

Who is Miguel Ángel González Mercado?

  • Graduate in Hispanic Philology.
  • Double Master’s Degree in Higher Hispanic Studies and Teachers of Compulsory Secondary Education.
  • University specialist in teaching health Spanish and teaching Spanish to children and adolescents.
  • Leisure and leisure monitor for children and youth.
  • Spanish teacher and examiner.
  • Trabaja en el Instituto Mediterráneo Sol desde 2021.
  • Professor of:
    • Spanish language.