Certificate III in Business… New Students! November 18th

A very warm welcome to five new students studying Certificate III in Business.

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All students will study for 30 weeks at our Byron Bay campus. It’s a great time of year to be studying and living in Byron Bay.

Aki is from Japan.

Solomon is from England

 Selena is from Italy.

Cristina is from Spain

Giovana is from Brazil.

The course is suitable for both native and non-native speakers and is CRICOS registered, which means that student visa applicants are welcomed.

It is designed for trainees who are seeking to gain an understanding of business fundamentals and who may be interested in gaining employment at a mid-level administrative or customer service role.

It is taught wholly in English, thus providing the opportunity for ex-Lexis students to continue to develop their knowledge and application of the language, while also learning some highly valuable business skills and vocabulary.

 

 

Learn English in Byron Bay. Lexis English students study General English, IELTS, FCE, CAE, and English plus Surfing and Yoga in a friendly and professional school right in the heart of Byron Bay and only 15 minutes from the beach.

New Starters! November 18th

This week we welcome 10 new students to our campus at Lexis English Byron Bay!

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Maria Teresa (Teia) is from Spain. In Barcelona, she studied social education, therapy dogs, and neurolinguistic programming. Her family lives in the mountains which is one hour from her flat where she lives with her dog. She came to Australia to learn English and also to live and work. Next year she plans to travel around Europe with her dog.

Franco is from Italy. His family owns a restaurant in Formentera, Spain but his birth country is Argentina. He has lived in Spain for 22 years. Franco came to Australia with his friends to learn English.

Irene is from Spain. Her hobbies include yoga, drawing, and cross country running. She studied to become a yoga teacher and works teaching yoga during the week. On the weekends she works in a bar. Irene dreams to speak better English which is why she came to Australia but is also here for the lifestyle.

Stefanie is from Brazil. She lives with her 10-year-old sister, mother, and lots of plants in Curitiba which is a beautiful and ecological city in the south of Brazil. She loves nature, ecology, and sustainable living. She has been working as a yoga teacher which is her other passion. She came to Australia because of the lifestyle, sun, beach, and Australian culture.

Bruna is from Brazil. She just completed her masters in natural sciences and is hoping to find work during her stay here in Australia. She loves to run, go to the beach and her daily practice of yoga. Australia was an easy choice for Bruna to study English because she grew up near the beach.

Ana is from Spain. She came to Byron Bay to learn English with her friend. She is a pilates instructor and is hoping to find a job here. She would like to speak better English so that she can communicate with everyone especially when teaching pilates.

Ivan is from Spain. He lives in Formentera which is a small island in the Mediterranean. He lives with his younger brother and mother and father. He studied mathematics, finance, and accounting. Ivan has been working for a rental car company since 2010. He is here to study English and is hoping to find work while he is here.

Alvaro is from Spain. He wanted to study in Australia because of the climate and to have an adventure. Once he has finished his studies at Lexis Byron Bay he wants to return to Formentera, where he will work and live with his family.

Maria is from Spain. She lives on a small island called Formentera near Ibiza. She works in her family’s restaurant with her step-brother which is only open during the summer months because of tourism. She is staying in Australia for 4 months to study English, which, is very important for her job. After her studies, she will tour Australia then return home.

Artal is from Spain. He decided to come to Australia to learn English because of the climate, wildlife, and culture. He is here with his friends and after he finishes his studies they plan to travel and have some adventures.

 

 

 

Learn English in Byron Bay. Lexis English students study General English, IELTS, FCE, CAE, and English plus Surfing and Yoga in a friendly and professional school right in the heart of Byron Bay and only 15 minutes from the beach.

Graduating Students! November 15th

Well done to everyone who is graduating from Lexis English Byron Bay today!

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Julia from Brazil is graduating from Claudia’s IELTS class. Julia, you have improved your English skills a lot during your time here at Lexis. You can express yourself with great eloquence and you made progress by improving your grammar. We wish you all the best with your future.

Robert from Switzerland is also graduating from Claudia’s IELTS class. We have loved having you in class! Your command of the English language is excellent and across all skill areas, you have shown yourself to be very competent. You have made such a valuable contribution to the lessons and your willingness to participate in all activities has been wonderful. Wishing you all the best for your future plans.

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Hayaki (Jonny) from Japan is graduating from Mel and Elizabeth’s class. You have been a joy to have in the classroom, with so much enthusiasm and positive energy. You should be proud of yourself, graduating with a grade A, Congratulations! We will miss you so much!

Inmaculada from Spain is graduating from Paul’s Intermediate class. We hope you enjoyed your time here in Australia. It was a shame you have been unwell. Good luck in the future!

 

 

Learn English in Byron Bay. Lexis English students study General English, IELTS, FCE, CAE, and English plus Surfing and Yoga in a friendly and professional school right in the heart of Byron Bay and only 15 minutes from the beach.

😎New Starters! November 11th

A very warm welcome to all new starters this week at Lexis Byron Bay!

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Maya is from Switzerland. She lives with her parents in a small village called Reigoldswil and her two sisters live near-by. Her hobbies are singing and playing the alp horn which is a typical Swiss instrument. This summer, Maya finished her apprenticeship as a medical assistant and has been working in a surgery with 5 doctors. She needs English for her job and is hoping that she will achieve a better level of English after her trip to Australia.

Joëlle is from Switzerland. She finished an apprenticeship in retail sales where her main role was to serve customers. She has a younger brother and a step sister who are both 17. In her free time she likes to practice aerobics and in winter go skiing with her family. Joëlle is in Australia to better her English and will hopefully travel once she has finished at Lexis Byron Bay.

Valeria is from Spain. She has 3 older brothers and her father is from Argentina. Her family own a hotel in Spain where she works. Valeria chose to study English in Australia and believes it’s the most amazing county. Her passion is surfing but is also here because of the culture, animals, beaches, and people. She wants to improve her English and enjoy the experience while here.

Nadin is from Switzerland. She lives in a small town called Graubunden which, is famous for being the highest town in Europe. She lives in an apartment with her sister and loves to mountain bike and go hiking on the weekends. After school she worked as a painter for 3 years but in winter she worked in a restaurant on top of a mountain. Nadin is here to learn English and after 6 weeks at Lexis Byron Bay she will move to Sydney.

Xenia is from Spain. She will be studying English at Lexis Byron Bay for the next 8 months. She also loves to spend time with her friends, photography, travel, and reading! Xenia studied early childhood and worked in a kindergarten for the last two years. While in Australia she will hopefully work out her next venture in life.

Mutsumi is from Japan. She is interested in the Byron lifestyle and environment which is why she chose to study English at Lexis Byron Bay . She will be here for 24 weeks and is hoping to improve her English so she can go back to Japan and find a good job. Mutsumi loves to go to the beach and listening to music but also likes jogging, cycling, nature and travelling.

Marta is from Spain. She lives with her Parents and sister in Valencia. She studied nutrition at University and later worked as a nutritional specialist in a health centre. Her favourite sport is cross fit because it’s such a hard sport! She wants to improve her English so she can travel the world without so many problems and is hoping to find a job once she’s graduated from Lexis Byron Bay.

 

 

Learn English in Byron Bay. Lexis English students study General English, IELTS, FCE, CAE and English plus Surfing in a friendly and professional school right in the heart of Byron Bay and only 15 minutes from the beach.

New Students! October 28th

Today we introduce our new students. Welcome to Lexis English at Byron Bay!

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Laura is from Spain. She is a cook and lives with her family in Seville. Her hobbies include music and sport. She is hoping to open her own restaurant in the future. Laura came to study in Byron Bay because it has a similar climate to Spain.

Sina is from Switzerland. She loves her job as a carpenter because she can see results at the end of the day. She also likes most sports and playing the saxophone. Sina is keen to learn English in Australia because there are lots of beaches and animals here and would also like to meet lots of people.

Imma is from Spain. Soccer is favourite sport but she also loves volleyball and surfing. She has a degree in audiovisual production and is about to finish a degree in audiovisual media. Imma wants to learn English because it’s very important for her job and decided to study in Australia because of the summer.

Max is from Germany. In his free time he enjoys hanging out with his friends and playing football. He lives in Bremen and works as an event manager. He has come to Australia to have fun and learn English.

Lucia P is from Spain. She lives with her family in a small village close to Salamanca. Her father and uncle have a sheep farm and her sister is a nurse. Lucia loves to read when it rains and walk her dogs to the lake. She is studying biology at the University of Salamanca. She would like to study English in Australia because it’s a beautiful country.

Amelie is from France. She was born in Jonzac where her father is a farmer and her mother is a secretary in a school. She is interested in art and loves to paint and draw. Photography is also a passion. Amelie has studied graphic design and was working for a wallpaper agency before she came to Australia. After studying in Byron Bay she will head to Sydney to meet her friends and travel.

Eunate is from Spain. She has studied to be a nurse and physiotherapy and worked for a public hospital before coming to Australia. She has been in Australia for 8 months already. Eunate really wants to improve her English and loves travelling. She wants to be able to communicate with everyone and plans to experience living in both New Zealand and Australia.

Lucia A is from Spain. She lives with her family on a very beautiful island called Mallorca. The most important person to Lucia is here brother. Her hobbies include going to the beach and reading. In Mallorca she studied and worked in a centre for children. She would like to learn English so she can go back and study more at University.

Joel is from Switzerland. He has worked as a landscape gardener since 2010 and is the boss to 5 people. He loves his job but wants a new adventure and is hoping to get a job as border control officer. After learning English in Byron Bay he will travel to Cairns, Alice Springs, and Perth.

Tanit is from Spain. She loves to swim, make jewellery, and listening to music. She has studied hair dressing but sells her jewellery at markets. She would like to learn English so she can travel the world selling her jewellery. She chose Australia because it has a nice climate and is beautiful.

Tania is from Spain. Her sister lives in Bristol and her mother and father live in Spain. She loves surfing and poetry. Tania has a degree in journalism but doesn’t want to work i that industry. At the moment she works in a hotel reception in France. She would love to study English in Australia because she loves the lifestyle and the surf.

Rosa Maria is from Spain. She lives in Mallorca with her family. She works as a manager is a shop since 2011 but would like to learn English to change her life. She studied as a  teacher while she was working. She will learn English in Byron and then go back to Spain where she will work as a teacher.

 

English in Byron Bay. Lexis English students study General English, IELTS, FCE, CAE and English plus Surfing and Yoga in a friendly and professional school right in the heart of Byron Bay and only 15 minutes from the beach.

Mullumbimby at Night Festival 2019

Happy Sunday Lexis Legends

What an amazing Saturday evening in Mullumbimby. Byron Bay Touring Co took a group of Lexis students to a festival in this super cool, little town. bf68f715-0d38-4d6b-bf57-e2f918952670

Pretty fairy lights, awesome tunes and so much colour…

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Yummy foods, cheeky beverages and a great atmosphere.

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Rocking the chilled vibes..

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No need for glasses ladies, straight from the bottle 😉

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Meet the Staff – This week the “kind and gentle” Michelle!

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“Kind and gentle” is how all of Michelle’s students describe her on their feedback forms! She is also a great teacher with a vast knowledge of linguistics and the English language. We are very lucky to have her here at Lexis Byron Bay, where she has taught for nearly two years. Find out more about her below:

HOW MANY LANGUAGES DO YOU SPEAK?

2 (English and Japanese).

 

I ALWAYS WANTED TO BE…?

A rich housewife.

 

WHEN YOU ARE IN BYRON BAY, DON’T MISS OUT….

on watching the sunrise at the lighthouse.

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I’LL BET YOU DIDN’T KNOW… I’ve got a pet duck called Alfie.
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WHAT IS YOUR FAVOURITE THING TO DO?

Camping at the beach in the summer.

 

WHAT IS YOUR DREAM HOLIDAY DESTINATION?

The Caribbean.

 

WHY DID YOU BECOME A TEACHER?

I became a teacher because it’s something I’ve wanted to be ever since I was 7 yrs old!

 

WHAT IS YOUR ENGLISH LEARNING TIP?

Make international friends and speak English every day.

 

Learn English in Byron Bay. Lexis English students study General English, IELTS, FCE, CAE and English plus Surfing and Yoga in a friendly and professional school right in the heart of Byron Bay and only 15 minutes from the beach.