English school in the teacher's home: The programme in the teacher's home with ESL

From 1490.- USD
approx 1314.- EUR
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Key points

  • Full immersion in the teacher’s home
  • Private course tailored to the student’s needs and objectives
  • A maximum amount of progress in a minimum amount of time
  • Authentic cultural experience in a family atmosphere

The programme

Levels
Beginner to Advanced
Accommodations
Host family

The students

Minimum age
16 years

Private courses are ideal to achieve specific objectives. They are particularly suitable for professionals who need to acquire language skills specific to their fields of activity, for students who wish to prepare for an examination, and for anyone wishing to broaden their knowledge of English to meet their specific needs. In your teacher’s home, you will benefit from unique learning conditions. For instance, discussions over meals or at other times will be conducted exclusively in the target language. Living with your teacher implies that every single moment will be put to good use to reach your objectives, not only during the lessons, but also whenever you are with your teacher during the day. You will experience full immersion, without a chance to speak in your mother tongue. Your teacher will be there to help you with your difficulties, at your own pace, since you will be his one and only student (unless you choose the programme for two students: see options).

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Included in the price

  • Language course & course material
  • Host family/single room /full board
  • School enrolment fee & certificate
  • Travel documents

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Private Tuition (15)

Beginner to Advanced, 1 - 48 week(s)
1 week(s) - From USD 1490.-
(about EUR 1307.-)
Lessons
15 of 60 minutes
Course duration
1 - 48 week(s)
Levels
Beginner to Advanced
Students/class
max. 1
Minimum age
16 years
Schedule
To be defined
Course info
week(s)
1
1490
2
2980
3
4470
4
5662
Extra week (4+)
1416
All prices are in USD.   USD 1 ≈ EUR 0.93   (Not-binding exchange rate)
Starting dates
Every week, throughout the year

Arrival day: Sunday prior to course start or to be specified
Departure: Sunday following course end or to be specified

Private Tuition (20)

Beginner to Advanced, 1 - 48 week(s)
1 week(s) - From USD 1690.-
(about EUR 1483.-)
Lessons
20 of 60 minutes
Course duration
1 - 48 week(s)
Levels
Beginner to Advanced
Students/class
max. 1
Minimum age
16 years
Schedule
To be defined
Course info
week(s)
1
1690
2
3380
3
5070
4
6422
Extra week (4+)
1606
All prices are in USD.   USD 1 ≈ EUR 0.93   (Not-binding exchange rate)
Starting dates
Every week, throughout the year

Arrival day: Sunday prior to course start or to be specified
Departure: Sunday following course end or to be specified

Private Tuition (25)

Beginner to Advanced, 1 - 48 week(s)
1 week(s) - From USD 1890.-
(about EUR 1658.-)
Lessons
25 of 60 minutes
Course duration
1 - 48 week(s)
Levels
Beginner to Advanced
Students/class
max. 1
Minimum age
16 years
Schedule
To be defined
Course info
week(s)
1
1890
2
3780
3
5670
4
7182
Extra week (4+)
1796
All prices are in USD.   USD 1 ≈ EUR 0.93   (Not-binding exchange rate)
Starting dates
Every week, throughout the year

Arrival day: Sunday prior to course start or to be specified
Departure: Sunday following course end or to be specified

Private Tuition (30)

Beginner to Advanced, 1 - 48 week(s)
1 week(s) - From USD 2090.-
(about EUR 1834.-)
Lessons
30 of 60 minutes
Course duration
1 - 48 week(s)
Levels
Beginner to Advanced
Students/class
max. 1
Minimum age
16 years
Schedule
To be defined
Course info
week(s)
1
2090
2
4180
3
6270
4
7942
Extra week (4+)
1986
All prices are in USD.   USD 1 ≈ EUR 0.93   (Not-binding exchange rate)
Starting dates
Every week, throughout the year

Arrival day: Sunday prior to course start or to be specified
Departure: Sunday following course end or to be specified

Options/Extras

Guardianship fee (under 18 y.o.) (per week) 150 USD
Supplement (Exam preparation, per week) 130 USD
Supplement (Business course, per week) 130 USD
Private bathroom (host family) (per week) 180 USD
Christmas with the host family (24 and/or 25,26,31 Dec. and/or 1 January ; per week) 145 USD
Extra night (full board) 122 USD
Supplement (per wk.) (Special diet, on request) 150 USD
Airport transfer (on arrival) 75 USD
Airport pick-up and drop-off 150 USD
Airport transfer (on arrival) (under 18 y.o.) 80 USD
Airport pick-up and drop-off (under 18 y.o.) 160 USD
Supplement (For students arriving or departing between 21:00 and 08:00, an extra fee may apply )
On request

Programme for two students in the teacher's home
Students who choose this programme arrive with a person of their choice. They must both be at the same language level, have the same objectives and arrive on the same dates because they will be taking lessons together. There is a 20% reduction for each student.

Special cocooning for under 18s (compulsory up to 13 years)
The teacher and their family spend a reasonable amount of time with the students, as they would with a friend staying with them, but they do not necessarily accompany the students at all times. The Cocooning option guarantees the continued presence of the teacher or of an adult member of their family in the house when the student is there.

Preparatory course for official English language exams
(FCE, CPE, TOEIC, TOEFL)
The exam does not take place on the premises.

Business language programme
This programme is adapted for professionals who need to acquire a specialised vocabulary (business, medicine, law, computing, architecture, tourism, etc.).

Students aged 15 and under must take 2-way transfers unless we are notified that they are accompanied by their parents.

Airport transfers are available from the nearest airport to the teacher’s place of residence.

Other accommodation options

Course info

100% authentic opinions

These students attended a course in this school through ESL – Language studies abroad and their evaluation has been checked. Students' opinions don't necessarily correspond to those of ESL – Language studies abroad, but reflect the individual experience of those participants. This is meant to provide you with further information about this school.

4.4/5
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100% of students recommending this school

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Value for money
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Teaching
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Leisure
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1 students gave their opinion about this school

38 years old - Austria
/ 5
Die ganze Familie war sehr lieb, nett und. hilfsbereit. Die Zeit in Whangaparoa war einer der schönsten in meinem Leben und hat mir geholfen mich zu Überwinden englisch zu Sprechen. ich bin nach NZ ohne wirklichen englisch Kenntnissen gekommen. Jetzt bin ich im Auckland ganz allein und ohne Probleme kann ich tagtägliche Dingen ohne Probleme erledigen (einkaufen, Arzt Besuch, Auto mieten, Hotel buchen, usw.). Ich kann nur Lob singen :)
2 weeks, October 2016
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Living in the teacher's home allows you to practise the language in first class conditions. Since compatibility is very important for guaranteeing the success of the course, you will be asked to fill in a questionnaire concerning your preferences, interests and possible requirements to enable us to find the ideal teacher.

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