Private individual tuition ('one-to-one tuition'), whilst living with your two teachers, is the most time and cost effective way to learn English. You have no transport worries, no accommodation problems and no stress. Instead, you can relax, practise and improve your English, all day and every day.
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: Detached House - England
Teaching Qualifications and Experience
Joe has a BSc Degree in Physics from Imperial College, London and is a Member of the Institute of Physics. He has over 30 years experience of working for private industry and for the State.
As a senior manager in a government department regulating national health and safety, his responsibilities included drafting and enforcing safety requirements, producing and agreeing documentation, making presentations, and attending and chairing meetings with industry and government departments. He represented the UK in Working Group meetings with the Organisation for Economic Cooperation and Development
Hobbies and Interests
The National Trust, the countryside, walking, exploring new places, travelling, reading, music, theatre, cinema, gardening, local and family history, cookery, needlework (me), science (my husband), entertaining family and friends.
You will have your own very comfortably furnished bedroom/study (with colour television, DVD player, radio cassette player, radio alarm, tea and coffee making facilities, hairdryer, books and magazine
Excursions and Local Attractions
Rainford, a typical English village, is surrounded by farmland with many pleasant walks in the area. It is ideally located for excursions to places of interest, for example,the cities of Liverpool and Chester, the smaller market towns of Ormskirk and St Helens, the Lancashire coast, the seaside resort of Southport, and the many museums, art galleries, gardens and National Trust historic houses in the area.
For students on our "English on Holiday" course excursions are included in the cost of the course.