Welcome to our twelve new students joining us at Lexis Byron Bay today!
Alessio is from Sardinia, Italy. She enjoys going to the gym and swimming, particularly in the ocean, it’s her happy place 🙂 She studied at a Scientific school and now works as an ice cream seller. She loves Australia and summer so is very happy to be here with us for the next 3 months!
Jesse is from the German speaking part of Switzerland. His hobbies include cycling, swimming, being in nature and new experiences. He is hoping to add surfing to his list of hobbies whilst here in Byron! He chose to come to Australia after his friend told him how awesome the people are and how good the weather is! He wants to work in hospitality and for this English is very important!
Kathy (Katherine) is from Chile. Her interests are traveling, watching movies and studying English. She has been working as an accountant for the last 5 years and this has allowed her to travel for work, including 15 months in New Zealand, as well as Asia and Australia. She has chosen to study English in Australia because it’s a great country and her boyfriend lives here!
Jan is from the German speaking part of Switzerland. His hobbies are football, watching films and going out with friends. He works as an electrician and wants to further improve his skills in the future. He will only stay with us for 2 weeks to improve his English ready for his travels up the East Coast!
Alba is from Barcelona, Spain. She enjoys doing sports, such as swimming, running, Zumba and training at the gym. Her other hobbies include yoga and cooking for her family and friends. Last year she completed her Degree in Teaching, specialising in Physical Education. She works as a swim instructor for children. It has always been her dream to come to Australia so she is very happy to be here!
Shela is from the German speaking part of Switzerland. In her free time she enjoys doing lots of sports, such as swimming, cycling and walking her dog. She completed a three year apprenticeship in retail and now works in an office. She wants to study English in Australia because it is now winter in Switzerland, so she is here for the sun and beaches!
Nazuki is from Japan. She loves dancing and listening to music, especially K-Pop. She wants to improve her English so she can use it to travel for work in the future; she would like to be able to communicate with people from all different countries via Twitter, Instagram and magazines.
Lisa is from the German speaking part of Switzerland. Her hobbies are riding, hiking and swimming. She works as a nurse but after her travels will go to Bern to study. She chose Australia for her English studies because of the sun and beaches. After her 8 weeks at Lexis she will travel around Australia before returning home.
Anna, from Japan, loves dancing and listening to dance, house and hip hop music. She studied Tourism at University and now wants to improve her English for future jobs in tourism. She chose Australia for her studies because her uncle’s family live here and she wanted to meet them!
Mirko lives in Bern, the capital of Switzerland. He enjoys watching and playing football, as well as boxing. He has completed his apprenticeship as a carpenter and now wants to study economics. He needs to improve his English as he will complete the advanced certificate back in Switzerland.
Patricia is from Spain. In her free time she likes to run on the beach and watch TV series. She wants to improve her English for her professional future. She studied a Bachelors Degree in Childhood Education and teaching Spanish to foreigners. Last year she lived in Amsterdam and is thinking of returning there to teach in a school once her English improves. She chose Australia for her studies because the weather is incredible and the people are funny and open minded!
Rafael is from Brazil. He likes to be in the wilderness and do sports related activities, such as hiking, camping and climbing. He works as a programmer for a gas company and is also an aspiring photographer. He feels studying English in Australia is a chance for him to improve career and expand his client list.