It also gives the address, email details and telephone numbers.
If you are driving, we provide detailed instructions to your teacher’s home.
We can arrange transfers by taxi from airport/port to the teacher’s home. All unaccompanied students under 16 should do this. We can provide a competitive quote for the service and will make a booking for you. Please ask for details when you book.
If teachers have a computer for family use, they will allow you to share it as another family member.
Breakfast – either continental or sometimes at the weekend a more traditional English one.
Lunch – often a light meal, possibly, salad, soup, omelette etc…
Dinner – usually the main meal of the day, served between 6 – 8 pm depending on family habit
Drinks and snacks are available as required.
Your teacher will be delighted to show you around the local area. They will also have details of any tourist attractions in Kent and the London area and can advise on these
Children under 18 receive three activities which reflect their interests and are accompanied by a family member e.g. a visit to a local attraction, a cinema visit, a sporting activity. Activities depend on the availability of the facilities.
Parents must give written permission if a child under 16 years old requests to go out alone.
You will be discouraged from spending too much time on ‘social media’ whilst on a language course. Frequent use of your mother tongue affects your progress.
When can I start my course? How should I book?
Courses start on any Sunday during the year and last from one week plus.
Most students arrive on a Sunday afternoon and leave in the morning of their day of departure – sometimes Saturday and occasionally Sunday – depending on travel arrangements. Some flexibility is possible out of the summer season – please email the office to discuss your requirements.
Please complete and return the registration form as an enquiry. We will be pleased to confirm availability and suggest a suitable host teacher. If you are happy with this suggestion, then the booking becomes firm and a deposit is requested.