Type of Programme
One-to-One, personalised English tuition living full-board with the tutor's own family and in the tutor's own home, including local visits and excursions, meeting friends, neighbours and professional colleagues etc.
Type of House: Country House - Australia
Teaching Qualifications and Experience
1959 W.A. Leaving Certificate
1961 Teachers' Certificate, Claremont Teachers College, W.A.(Primary & Secondary)
1978 Teachers' Higher Certificate, W.A. Institute of Technology
1981 B.A. Degree (Social Science), W.A. Institute of Technology
1981 Teaching English as a Second Language, (Cert.) Canberra College of Advanced Education
1986 T.E.S.L. (Induction Course), E.S.L. Centre, W.A. College of Advanced Education
1987 W.A. Real Estate Representatives. Certificate / Licence
1992 Grad. Dip. in Second Language Teaching, Massey University, New Zealand. (Major: Cour
Hobbies and Interests
Interests: Preparation of language learning materials,
Skiing, Travel, Reading, Gardening, Handcrafts.
Bedroom 1 - A double bed + a desk wardrobe and heating.
Bedroom 2 - Twin beds + desk, wardrobe, and heating
Bedroom 3 - A self-contained flat with a double bed and 2 single beds, private kitchen and bathroom with lounge facilities and TV. Suitable for a family of 4 or a couple of friends
Excursions and Local Attractions
We are located in the Alpine Region of Victoria, where there is a great deal of natural beauty including forests, farmlands and mountains.
In summer, the town offers facilities for swimming, fishing and cycling, while in winter the nearby snow fields of Falls Creek, offer a range of slopes for skiers of all levels, including cross-country skiing. There are all-year-round recreational activities of golf, horse-riding, nature walks, farm visits, gold fossiking and aero gliding.
We offer simple homestay/activities packages and also English language tuition, work experience, local school orientation days, plus lessons in horsemanship, skiing and gliding.
The venues for work include:- childcare, afterschool care, retail, café, photography and farm work