This course was the result of a 2007 Comenius initiative funded by the UK Department for Education & Skills and the European
Commission involving the British Council, Tours Langues France, and Shadows Professional Development and of outcomes
from the Polish National Agency Comenius conference in Sopot in October 2011. The 2007 Teachers Project was a two-week
programme aiming for gains in new teaching strategies, skills and activities, methodological approaches and resources and
increases in confidence in, and use of, the target language.
- 2020 Dates: Start any Monday. Preparatory course 1 or 2 weeks + up to 7 weeks School Attachment in a primary or secondary school.Lessons per week: 30 (including preparatory tutorial)Programme 1: 1-week course + 1-7 week school attachmentProgramme 2: 2-week course + 1-6 week school attachmentSchool attachment: Secondary max. 2 weeks, Primary max. 7 weekLevels: B1 upwards
Not sure of your English level? Take our online English testParticipants Age: AdultsMaximum Class Size: 12Course Length: Any LengthLocation: English in Margate, Hawley Square - explore the local area
This course is the perfect options for Teachers wanting to improve their language skills for teaching certain subjects, for teaching subject-specific language, and for teaching second language learners.
- 2020 Price:
1 week course + 1 week school attachment Primary/Secondary €1158
1 week course + 2 week school attachment Primary €1408
2 week course + 1 week school attachment Primary/Secondary €1803
2 week course + 2 week school attachment Primary €1953
Eligible for Erasmus+ funding.
Fees include training plus:
- All course material and resources
- Membership of Hawley Club and Free Internet Facilities
- In-house programme of Social Activities year-round
- Use of the self-study centre
- Detailed end-of-course report
- Access to our online learning platform "Let's Learn English" for the duration of the course
Possibility of upgrade upon request.
School term dates in Kent
Working LunchPrice: £50 per dayLevels: A2 to C1
Price to add to any course. In the business world it is often as important to know how to use language in a social situation as it is in the office. We offer a bistro lunch with a teacher. Conversation can focus around general or business situations. You can add any number of working lunches to any course, from one during your stay to one each day. This lunch may also be shared with one or two other students.
Self Study PlusPrice: Included in the registration fee for a period of three months
Self Study Plus, licensed by “Let’s Learn English” and incorporating the useful, interactive “Grammar Doctor”, allows you to maximise your learning opportunities. The programme can be used on a PC, laptop or any mobile device and in our self study centre. If you wish to continue using Self Study Plus after the first three months the cost is £25 for a 3-month period.
Linguaskill (Business Language Test)Dates: Any timeLevels: A2 to C1Price:
Reading and Listening Test: £70
Speaking Test: £80
Writing Test: £80
BULATS (Business Language Testing Service) is a recognised test of business English. It is used internationally for business and industry recruitment, for identifying and delivering training, for admission to study business-related courses and for assessing the effectiveness of language courses and training. The test is computer-based and includes three parts, Reading & Listening, Speaking, and Writing, which can be taken separately or combined.
Transfer ServiceLondon Airports - (Gatwick, Heathrow, City) £140 each wayLondon Airport - (Stansted) £145 each wayChannel Ports - (Dover, Folkestone) £80 each wayEurostar Stations - (Asford, Ebbsfleet International) £85 each way
We can organise taxi transfers from your point of arrival to your accommodation in Margate and for your return.
*SPECIAL OFFER: Arrival transfer at London Gatwick Airport (South Terminal) at a fixed price of £20 every Sunday.
Meet at Costa Coffee opposite exit from baggage at 3pm. Students arriving at north terminal should take shuttle train to south terminal.
Students should request this service at time of booking and confirm flight details at least 2 weeks before arrival.
(please note that transfers may be shared)
Katarzyna spent one week of her studies at our English in Margate school and the other week at a local primary school, Chartfield School, where she was able to put into practice the methodology and language skills gained on the course.
Katarzyna summarises her stay at English in Margate by saying: ‘My stay in Margate was very exciting. I would like to thank the school for a warm and friendly welcome. I would also like to thank my teacher for his patience and for his understanding. The group leaders were great guides on the trips.’Katarzyna From Poland, Bi-Component Course
Anna spent one week of her studies at our English in Margate school and the other week at a local primary school, Chartfield School, where she was able to put into practice the methodology and language skills gained on the course.
In summary Anna has said that: It [the school] was very good for me, I feel that my English has improved. The teachers used very good methods to teach me. The school has made me more confident. All of the lessons were of a high standard and very interesting. I would like to thank all the staff for their wonderful welcome and the friendly atmosphere in the school. I hope I will come back one day.Anna From Poland, Bi-Component Course
Anna spent one week of her studies at our English in Margate school and the other week at a local primary school, Holy Trinity and St. Johns School , where she was able to put into practice the methodology and language skills gained on the course.
When asked to give a summary of her time here, Anna said: ‘I’m very glad that I could be a part of host family, language school and the Primary school too. I met a lot of friendly people. Thank you!’Anna From Slovakia, Bi-Component Course
Marek spent one week of her studies at our English in Margate school and the other week at a local secondary school, Sandwich Technology School, where he was able to put into practice the methodology and language skills gained on the course.
Marek found the course taught him a lot, and one of the things that made him choose to study at English in Margate was the Bi-Component course offering students the option to study and then spend some time in the work place putting these skills into practice.Marek From Slovakia, Bi-Component Course