NWLJDS Parents Business Directory

We are delighted to announce that the business directory for parents, teachers and families of NWLJDS is live!

We hope you will enjoy browsing through the entries, perhaps getting to know a new face or name and find out what our school community has to offer.

Entries can be added at any time so if you have a business, product, profession or hobby to promote, or a family member would like to be part of the directory, please contact Sharona or Gina at nwljdsdirectory@gmail.com for details.

Services Listed:

  • Business Services: Copy, Social Media & Content Writer, Excel Consultant and Microsoft Office Trainer and PR & Public Affairs, Business & Executive Coaching.
  • Catering: Kosher Catering and Cakes & Face Painting
  • Education / Tutor: Barmitzvah Lessons, French Tutor, Primary School Teacher and Parent Educator, Tutor and Maths Tutor
  • Events Organiser
  • Finance: Banking, Legal, Financial Services and Residential &Commercial Finance Broker
  • Health and Wellbeing: Health Coach, Makeup Artist / Beauty Therapist, Osteopath, Osteopath & Naturopath, Nutritionist, Pilates, Personal Training, Circuits, Post Natal Exercise, Peri/Post Menopause , Online retailer of Thera-Band products, French Clinical Psychologist and Coaching
  • Design: Fashion Designer
  • Legal Services: Solicitor specialising in French/UK law, Queen’s Counsel, Criminal Barrister and Solicitors
  • Vet
Service / Occupation Company Name Parent’s Name Description

Business Services 

Copy, Social Media and Content Writer 

Natalie Stone Content Consultancy     Natalie Stone  


I am a freelance Content Consultant, specialising in writing for the web. I write copy and content for new websites, or refresh content on existing websites. Using extensive keyword and SEO experience, I strategise and implement social media campaigns, as well as writing blogs and biographies. I create valuable, relevant and consistent content, and help businesses sell products and services, using the world’s most powerful tool – words. 

Website: www.nscontent.org
✉: Natalie@nscontent.org ☎: 07703 183 127

Excel Consultant and Microsoft Office Trainer 

Sunbird Advisers

Gina Cohen

Sunbird Advisers provide Excel consulting and Microsoft Office training services. Consulting options include spreadsheet renovation, process improvement, controls improvement, risk reduction and automation. We also provide 1-2-1 or group bespoke Excel, PowerPoint, Word & Outlook training.

Website: www.sunbirdadvisers.com
✉: Gina.Cohen@SunbirdAdvisers.com ☎: 07887 552 045

PR and Public Affairs

The PR Office

Marc Cohen

Provide companies, high net worth individuals and NGOs with financial, corporate and political communications advice.

Website: www.theproffice.co.uk
✉: mcohen@theproffice.com ☎: 07741 052 506

Business & Executive Coaching

Bravo Lima

Ben Leon

We offer business growth coaching and talent development workshops for ambitious and ethical leaders. We have a wealth of experience from start-up to turnarounds across all sectors, and a specialism in aviation and travel.

Website: www.bravolima.co.uk
✉: benleon@bravolima.co.uk ☎: 0207 7545 707


Kosher Catering


(no kosher certificate)

SarahC Catering

Sarah Cyrot

Catering for small functions on all occasions.

Website: http://sarahccatering.wix.com/sarahc
✉: sarahccatering@gmail.com ☎: 07889 799 363

Cakes and Face painting

More Than Just Cakes

Justine Berger     




Novelty and traditional cakes, cupcakes and cake pops. Kosher Baking – Supervise/unsupervised depending on requirement.

Face Painting and glitter tattoos for parties and events.

Website: www.mtjcakes.com
✉: Justine@bergerbase.com

Education / Tutor

Barmitzvah Lessons

Zvi Kahn Barmitzvah Lessons Zvi Kahn

Bar Mitzvah lessons from someone with over 20 years experience in preparing boys for their Bar Mitzvah. Hundreds of happy customers (and their parents). Happy to come to your home for lessons.

✉: zvi@zelp.co.uk ☎: 020 8455 5916 / 079710722 61

French Tutor

Diane Benisty French Tutor Diane Benisty




French lessons for children and adults. Exam Preparation 1 to 1 or groups.

✉: Dianebenisty@sky.com ☎: 07730 568 529

Primary School Teacher and Parent Educator

Educating Matters

Rachel Vecht

Educating Matters deliver seminars, webinars, courses and one-to-one consultations for parents in the workplace, schools and homes on a broad range of topics relating to parenting and education.  We run a 10 week ‘Positive Parenting’ course in Maida Vale -join at any time and come along for a free trial taster.

Website: www.educatingmatters.co.uk
✉: rvecht@educatingmatters.co.uk ☎: 0207 604 4922


Nadine Gordon Tutoring Nadine Gordon




Tutor – English and Maths up to and including 11+ and interview preparation.

✉: nadinegordontutoring@yahoo.com ☎: 07957 232618

Maths Tutor

Sharona Adler-Posen Tutoring Sharona Adler-Posen

Maths tutoring at GCSE level  – Foundation and Higher, including the new curriculum for 2017.

: sharonaap@yahoo.co.uk ☎: 07980 883 328


Event Organiser with a twist, in Israel


Iléna Alexis

Specialist in Bar and Bat Mitzvot in Israel, with a focus on transmitting values and family traditions to your child.

Website: www.MyIDventure.com/en
✉: ilena@myidventure.com  ☎: 07990 569 519


Banking, Legal, Financial Services

Ameera Private Wealth LTD

Mark Maurice



Ameera Group discreetly advises on financial engineering for both private and corporate clients guided by four core principles: Flexibility and client focus, independent and objective advice, intellectual rigour and personal commitment.

Website: www.ameerapw.com
✉: Mark@ameerapw.com  ☎: 020 3772 0787

Residential and Commercial Finance Broker

Private Client Finance

Joe Cohen




We arrange residential and commercial lending from someone buying their first home to someone developing a block of flats.

Website: www.privatecf.co.uk
✉: Joe@privatecf.co.uk  ☎: 0207 486 0405

Health and Wellbeing

Health Coach

Integrative Nutrition Jennifer Goldstein




Help people achieve a better sense and understanding on nutrition and well being – Kitchen cabinet makeovers.

✉: Jennifer148@yahoo.com ☎: 07800 870 412

Makeup Artist / Beauty Therapist

N20 Beauty and Skincare Dalia Samson

I am a freelance Makeup Artist for all occasions, Bar/Batmitzvahs, parties and weddings; with over 20 years experience.

Also specialise in advanced facials using the latest and safest non invasive technology for anti- ageing, skin tightening and lifting  using Skin Ceuticals and Medik8 products

Website: www.n20beautyandskincare.co.uk
✉: Dalia.samson@sky.com ☎: 07958 558 739


Hampstead Osteopathy Ltd


Ben Posen

Ben Posen and Karly Proverbs provide friendly, professional osteopathic treatments at Hampstead Osteopathy in West Hampstead, NW6. Ben Posen founded Hampstead Osteopathy in 2008 and has treated thousands of  people for a wide range of problems including neck pain, back pain and sciatica, pregnancy and postpartum related problems, sports injuries and much more. All treatments are individualised taking account of factors such as lifestyle, posture and gait.

Website: www.HampsteadOsteopathy.com
✉: Ben@HampsteadOsteopathy.com  ☎: 0207 435 8833 / 07967 619 426

Osteopath & Naturopath

Jack Eppel Osteopath & Naturopath


Jack Eppel                                                                                            



Structural and cranial osteopathy; gentle and effective treatment for aches, pains and injuries.

Website: www.jackeppel.co.uk  or


✉: osteopathy@jackeppel.co.uk ☎: 07795 630 896



My diet coach 

Kathleen Liscia


I am a home diet coach. I help people lose weight and accompany them with a programme that is completely personalized and adapted to their needs.


Website: www.mydietcoachkathleen.com
✉: dietcoach@yahoo.com ☎: 07881553936

Pilates, Personal Training, Circuits, Post Natal Exercise, Peri/Post Menopause 


Karen Appleson Fitness Karen Appleson


Private and Group Pilates Classes, Circuits and Personal Training, Post Natal Exercise including Buggy Bootcamp, NEW Peri/Post Menopause Courses addressing changes in the body through nutrition and exercise.

Website:  www.karenappleson.com
✉: karen@karenappleson.com ☎: 07958 464 770

Online retailer of Thera-Band products



Sharona Adler-Posen

On our website, you can buy top quality Thera-Band ® exercise resistance bands, tubes, loops and accessories widely used for rehabilitation in physiotherapy.  Thera-Band ® resistance bands are also popular in pilates, yoga, ballet and many other sports to increase strength and flexibility.

Website: www.Thera-Bands.co.uk
✉: info@thera-bands.co.uk

French Clinical Psychologist

Johanna Cohen Johanna Cohen

Psychologist for teenagers and adults in French.

✉: psychologue.cohen@hotmail.com ☎: 07867 218 881


Overthinkers Anonymous

George and Matt Halfin


Stuck in a rut at work or at home, or just have a nagging sense you’re not fulfilling your potential? We run courses and 1-2-1 coaching to help you drop the habits that hold you back and give you the insights and confidence to make a change.

Website: www.confessionsofanoverthinker.com

Meetup: http://www.meetup.com/Overthinkers-Anonymous/

Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/confessionsofanoverthinker?ref=hl

✉: halfingeorge@googlemail.com  ☎: George: 07901 514 113


Fashion Designer

Ziona Sebba

Ziona Sebba



The concept of my collection is to enhance a woman’s personality, incorporating my personal urban style and pure design.

Website: http://zionasebba.co.uk/  

Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/zionasebbaa

✉: t112233@gmail.com  ☎: 07429373003

Legal Services

Solicitor specialising in French/UK law

The French Law Practice Ltd

Caroline Bensoussan



I am a French private client lawyer who is dual qualified in France and the UK. I set up the French Law Practice in 2009, specialising in French and UK tax law for private clients. We advise high net worth individuals and trustees, with particular emphasis on French clients in the UK and on UK clients investing in France.


Website: www.thefrenchlawpractice.com
✉: caroline.cohen@tflp-london.com ☎: 0207 483 1114

Queen’s Counsel

Serle Court Chambers

Daniel Lightman 




Daniel Lightman is a barrister (recently appointed as a Queen’s Counsel) at Serle Court Chambers.  He is experienced in tackling challenging and novel issues of law and civil procedure, in particular in the areas of company law, fraud and breach of fiduciary duty, and is recommended for Chancery: Commercial, Commercial Dispute Resolution, Company and Restructuring/Insolvency by Chambers & Partners and for Commercial Litigation, Company, Fraud: Civil, Insolvency and Professional Negligence by the Legal 500

Website:  http://www.serlecourt.co.uk/our-people/profile/daniel-lightman
✉: dlightman@serlecourt.co.uk ☎: 020 7242 6105

Criminal Barrister

Jeffrey Israel, Barrister

Jeffrey Israel        



I am a criminal barrister in a top London chambers and have been involved in cases across the criminal spectrum from the most serious murders to speeding offences. In particular, I have extensive experience representing Jewish clients with a very high success rate. I conduct all my cases with the utmost professional discretion and to the highest standards. It is possible to instruct me directly without the need for a solicitor in appropriate cases.

Website: http://www.5kbw.co.uk/barristers/jeffrey-israel
✉: jeffrey.israel@5kbw.co.uk ☎: 07958 009 155


The Law Department

Justin Selig

Property, Commercial and Litigation Solicitors


Website: www.lawdepartment.co.uk
✉: Justin@lawdepartment.co.uk ☎: 0207 898 0585

Legal Counsel

Lisa Preiskel Lisa Preiskel
I provide legal consultancy services for asset management, funds and financial services clients. I can work as in house counsel for a client or provide advice through an external law firm.
✉: lisapreiskel@gmail.com ☎: 0774760082


Veterinary Clinic

Village Vets Finchley – 116 Regents Park Road N3 3HY


Dr Justine Berger

The Vet your pet would choose. Our practice offers a wealth of experience and a personal touch with genuine care, concern and love for animals.

Website: www.villagevet.co.uk
✉: justine.berger@villagevet.co.uk ☎: 0208 343 1433


Please note:

The information in this directory is for general guidance and is not advice. North West London Jewish Day School assumes no responsibility for the contents of any linked websites. The inclusion of any link should not be taken as endorsement of any kind by North West London Jewish Day School or any association with its operators. The material in this directory, including text and images, is protected by copyright. It may not be copied, reproduced, republished, downloaded, posted, broadcast or transmitted in any way except for your own personal, non-commercial use.