English For Career Skills

Being able to communicate in English is a vital skill to have in the world of work. As an English speaker, you can often benefit from higher salaries in countries where English is not the first language. Additionally, there is a better chance of you being able to have an international career.
If you wish to work in an English speaking environment, you will need to expand your vocabulary and understand some words and phrases that relate to a work atmosphere. Each classroom has a maximum of 14 students.

 

Overview

The English for work programme course aims to improve your confidence and enhance your communication skills. This programme will allow to easily access a job opportunity in your work industry.

You will have the opportunity to learn the workplace language. The course will simulate real-life working situations, allowing you to practice email writing, attending meetings and providing excellent customer service. This course is designed for those who are required to use English in their job or for those taking internships or apprenticeships in an English speaking country.

 

The course content is personalised to the group, but popular topics include:

  • Vocabulary related to sales and business development
  • Vocabulary related to services, products, finance and marketing
  • Business correspondance – written business communication such as letters, emails, and reports
  • Business project
  • Participating in meetings
  • Making presentations by using PowerPoint
  • Negotiation
  • Presenting data and describing trends
  • Recruitment practice and procedures
  • Project about corporate social responsibilities
  • 1 week work experience with our partner companies in your industry

 

English and Employability

Programme English Level Duration Location Price
English with Employability Intermediate 4 Weeks  London  £299
Young Entrepreneur Intermediate 4 Weeks  London  £299

 

More Information

Start Date Monthly
Lessons per Week Monday to Thursday 9:30 – 12:30
 Course Location London
Final assessment Exam and reports
Certificate Certificate of achievement – upon completion of the course

 

English level overview

In a few weeks:

  • be able to shop or travel with basic English
  • know the fundamentals of English pronunciation

By the end of this level:

  • make simple sentences and reply to simple questions
  • talk about likes/dislikes, family and routines
  • order a meal in a  restaurant
  • go shopping and understand and write basic text

By the end of this level: 

  • talk with confidence (go shopping, book a hotel room)
  • make conversation in English
  • write & understand simple written text
  • understand a wider range of grammar and vocabulary

By the end of this level: 

  • take part in routine conversations
  • write & understand simple written text
  • make notes & understand most of the general meaning of lectures, meetings, TV programmes
  • extract basic information from a written document.

By the end of this level: 

  • take part in extended conversations
  • write &  understand most text, including a simple essay
  • understand most of a TV programme, presentation or lecture, but not technical or theoretical information

By the end of this level: 

  • take part in lengthy conversations & discussions
  • write and understand most text including formal, academic and professional documents
  • easily understand TV, plays, films, lectures and presentations

To improve:

  • Increase your understanding of the nuances of the language
  • engage in independent reading to develop your vocabulary further
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