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ESOL Courses in Auckland, New Zealand

Introduction

Learning English is fun!  This is true when you study with EmployNZ in Auckland, New Zealand.

(ESOL stands for “English for Speakers of Other Languages”).

Our free ESOL courses are for refugees and migrants from all over the world, as well as NZ Citizens & NZ Permanent Residents.

You will get the support of highly skilled, creative teachers who are passionate about your learning and about helping you become more connected with your community.

Study in air conditioned comfort in locations handy to train and bus stations, or make use of the free parking (as available).

We have 2 schools. One in Onehunga, Auckland and one in Henderson, Auckland.

Both our ESOL schools have classes tailored to meet your needs, and the lessons cater to student interests and level of understanding.

Whether you are looking to be confident in speaking English for everyday life, or needing to improve your English to aid in work or higher studies, we would love to talk with you.

Meet Our Students

Auckland Branch Locations (x 2)

Onehunga

275 Onehunga Mall, Onehunga

Phone: 0800 002 159

Courses offered here:

  • ESOL - Beginner
    • Mon - Thu 9.30am - 12.30pm
  • ESOL - Elementary (English Language for Everyday Life in NZ)
    • Mon - Thu 9.15am - 1.30pm
    • Fri 9.15am - 12.15pm
  • ESOL - Pre-Intermediate (Work & Study)
    • Mon - Thu 9.15am - 1.30pm
    • Fri 9.15am - 12.15pm

Henderson

404 Great North Road, Henderson, Auckland

Phone: 0800 002 159

Courses offered here:

  • ESOL - Elementary (English Language for Everyday Life in NZ)
    • Mon - Thu 9.15am - 1.30pm
    • Fri 9.15am - 12.15pm
  • ESOL - Pre-Intermediate (Work & Study)
    • Mon - Thu 9.15am - 1.30pm
    • Fri 9.15am - 12.15pm

Frequently Asked Questions

Q: “When can I start?”

  • New students start with us on the first Monday of every month

Q: “How much do the ESOL classes cost?”

  • Our ESOL courses/classes are all free for NZ Citizens or Permanent Residents
  • Our ESOL courses/classes are also free for migrants and refugees
  • Our ESOL courses/classes may also be free if you are on a work visa (enquire for more information)

Q: “I’m a migrant / refugee, are these ESOL courses/classes free for me?”

  • Yes, our ESOL courses are free for refugees and migrants from all over the world. Our ESOL courses are also free for NZ Citizens & NZ Permanent Residents, and those on a work visa

Q: “How many days do I need to attend ESOL classes each week?”

Q: “How long do the ESOL courses run for?”

  • Our ESOL courses run for 20 weeks. You can extend this if you need to continue learning English with us

Q: “From what countries are your ESOL students from?”

  • We have students from all over the world including China, Myanmar, the Pacific Islands of Samoa, Tonga and Tuvalu, also students from India, Iran, Somalia, Sri Lanka, the Middle East, Thailand, Afghanistan, Russia, Ethiopia, Indonesia, Venezuela, Syria, Chile and more!

Q: “Sounds great! What are the next steps?”

  • Fill in the enquiry form or call us on 0800 002 159
  • We’ll contact you to set a date for our first meeting so we can evaluate your current English skills and suitability for our courses 

4 Reasons To Choose Us

High Quality

  • We are accredited as an NZQA Category 1 Education Provider
  • We offer a modern boutique learning environment with classes that are climate controlled and noise proof.
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Small Class Size

  • Class sizes are capped to maximise your learning
  • We use conversational learning, meaning It is easier for you to ask questions and get answers

Pathway Focussed

  • We support our students in preparing them for work and higher study

Maximum Support

  • Our tutors are always available to meet with you personally
  • We offer a personalised experience and know our students by name

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