ABOUT ST. GEORGE'S SCHOOL OF ENGLISH
Providing and inspiring speakers of other languages with greater opportunities in life through effective and enjoyable English language education on a world-wide basis.
St. George's School has educated and inspired thousands of students since 2000 with a success and recommendation rate of 98% and more than 34% of customers returning to us year after year.
Our customer service excellence has also been recognised at this year's Business Excellence Forum where St. George's School of English was nominated for the 'Best Customer Service' category.
ABOUT ST. GEORGE'S SCHOOL OF ENGLISH
For us at St. George’s our customer is always a priority the moment they contact us. Before you arrive and once we have answered all your questions about studying with us, we assess your level using our comprehensive test and ensure your individual needs and goals are integrated into our daily teaching. We use checklists and content forms to ensure we know your English learning goals in advance and that we meet your expectations as much as possible.
We pride ourselves in providing a friendly, relaxed but very professional atmosphere and approach where our clients feel they can discuss their language needs and progress continuously and can come to us with any questions they might have. Our teachers as well as our office staff are available at all times (during the office hours) for consultation, additional help or advice. The learning environment we provide incorporates real scenarios of everyday life as well as professional work in all areas of the language study.
St. George's School of English is located in Worthing; one of the sunniest seaside towns located on an award winning coastline in the south of England.
The school is situated right in the town centre so that students have easy access to the shops, cinemas, theatres, restaurants, pubs and other entertainment facilities as well as our beautiful seafront. Worthing is located only 17 minutes from one of most beautiful seaside resorts - Brighton, and only 1 hour and 20 minutes from London.
PEOPLE YOU WILL MEET
/ OUR TEAM
BA (Hons) CIS, B. Ed.,EL Dip
"Since 2001 I have seen the school grow and prosper, and develop into an exciting place that clients love returning to.
I love embarking on new projects and following new directions for the school, and enjoy meeting clients.
My job is to make sure that everyone feels at home and enjoys their stay.
We all share our students' worries and their hard work, and are so proud of thier achievements. Time spent with them is time well spent. And it is an excellent opportunity to make more friends to welcome into our ever growing St. George's family."
Our Office Manager and Administration staff make sure that all your worries and questions are addressed. They offer endless enthusiasm and empathy and always have time for you.
St. George's prides itself in having a dedicated team of teachers who understand the importance of your personal goals and offer not only their professional teaching but also guidance in your further direction. The teaching methods we use allow us to deliver excellent results in a very relaxed atmoshpere with a maximum effect - and our excellent exam results and reviews from our past and returning clients speak out for themselves.
WHY WORTHING AND ST. GEORGE'S
/ WHY US
~ Courses at St. George's are taught by fully qualified and experienced English language teachers.
~ We offer small classes of a maximum of 12 students (during the summer a maximum of 16). Our courses are tailored to the needs of individual students at each available level.
~ Accommodation in Worthing is mostly within walking distance whilst in other towns and cities you will be expected to travel on daily basis, sometimes up to 45 min per journey. This means you will be saving money by choosing Worthing.
~ Worthing is a safe town located on the sunniest coast in the U.K. Combine your studies with an enjoyable time spent at the sea.
~ You can experience the buzz London anytime you want. It takes 1 hour and 12 minutes to travel to London by train. Worthing has very easy access to other exciting places like Brighton (17 minutes by train), Arundel (35 minutes), Chichester (30 minutes), Portsmouth (1 hour) and many other fantastic locations.
~ There is a wide range of entertainment facilities and places of interest for all ages in Worthing (i.e. pubs, restaurants, cinemas, theatres...). Entertainment in Worthing tends to be less expensive than in other large towns and cities, reflecting the general cost of living in Worthing in comparison to other towns and cities.
~ Our students socialise downtown after school and spend their evenings going out to many available pubs and coffee bars on the seafront, which is buzzing with life in the evenings. We also offer many social activities organised by our school (i.e. barbecues, parties, karaoke evenings, etc.) which all our students and their guests are welcome to join.
/ WHAT WE OFFER
~ A friendly and helpful staff providing competent supervision during the entire stay in England
~ Modern and dynamic teaching
~ Bright and friendly classrooms with modern amenities
~ All year-round English courses (20 and 29 lessons per week of General English / Exam Preparation or Business English)
~ Different levels to accommodate your language needs
~ Good mix of nationalities in classes
~ A friendly and stimulating learning environment
~ Free Internet access - WIFI
~ Self study rooms with lots of study material at hand
~ Student lounge area for socialising
~ Garden for parties and barbecues
~ A comprehensive free time programme and excursions available every week (during the summer) and weekends all year around
~ Competent staff available at all times
~ Central location of the school and town in proximity to London, Brighton and other places of interest
~ Emergency 24 hour telephone line
~ Competitive prices
/ ABOUT WORTHING
Worthing is situated on the south of England , placed between the beautiful South Downs and more than 5 miles of coastline which is the sunniest in the country. The promenade with its marvellous Pier is a magnet to visitors who enjoy the beach for swimming, sunbathing, fishing and windsurfing.
Visitors have been enjoying the facilities of Worthing since members of the Royal Family came here in the 18th century. Kind Edward VII spent the summers between 1907 and 1910 at Beach House while Oscar Wilde found Worthing such a 'charming town' that he spent the summer and autumn of 1895 in the town while he wrote his famous play 'The Importance of Being Earnest'. In the modern era visitors of all types; holiday makers as well as students find Worthing a thriving centre with much to enjoy.
The town provides a great shopping experience, having department stores, covered and open markets as well as many specialist shops set in pedestrianised streets where you can also take a break in one of the many pavement coffee shops.
Entertainment to suit every taste can be found in Worthing, which has superb theatres and cinemas as well as a mix of dance clubs, bars and cafes. Tere are numerous restaurants offering a wide range of food including French, Italian, Greek, Indian, Chinese, Spanish, Turkish, etc. as well as more traditional English food. Visitors can also enjoy our superb museum and art gallery or take a leisurely stroll in one of the beautiful parks and gardens or have a game of tennis or tenpin bowling or perhaps keep fit at the Sports Centre.
Worthing is within easy reach of many places of interest to our students. London is only 1 hour 20 minutes by train. Other examples are Brighton with its fascinating Royal Pavilion, historic Arundel dominated by the massive castle, or Chichester the medieval walled capital of West Sussex, where art works by Chagall and Sutherland can be seen in the Norman Cathedral. Students always enjoy the Royal Navy Dockyard at Portsmouth with its unique collection of 16th 17th and 19th centrury ships. All of these centres are 1 hour or less from Worthing by train.