WORK EXPERIENCE PROGRAMME

A combination of morning English classes and voluntary work experience in the afternoon, this course will suit students who want to be fully immersed in an authentic English speaking environment while gaining valuable experience in the work area of their choice.

Accommodation in carefully selected host families in Cahersiveen and the surrounding villages

Three hours of voluntary work experience in the afternoon in a local business

Transfers to and from Kerry Airport and Cork airport included (weekends only)

Two evening activities  & one full day Saturday excursion per week.

Private transport to and from school and activities wherever necessary

Summer Work Experience (Minumum Age 16)

A combination of morning English classes and voluntary work experience in the afternoon, this course will suit students who want to be fully immersed in an authentic English speaking environment while gaining valuable experience in the work area of their choice.

The minimum age for our work placement course is sixteen and students should have a good intermediate (minimum B2) level of English in order to be able to chat with members and other  staff members in a relaxed way. 

SOFIJA LECKAITE

TIMETABLE

Students attend Asana lessons from 9am to 1pm Monday to Friday. In the afternoon/ early evening they work as volunteers in local businesses for approximately three hours each day. Placements include bars, restaurants, cafes, cottage industries, computer centres, childcare, outdoor pursuits centres and tourist services.

Asana will prepare you as best we can to cope with the busy times and slack times in your place of work, and you will be speaking English at all times with a member of staff or student of different nationality.

Asana students

ACTIVITIES

Students are welcome to participate on Asana excursions on Saturdays, on any days off from work and on our evening activities twice weekly.

The minimum age for our work placement course is sixteen and students should have a good intermediate (minimum B2) level of English.

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TRANSFERS

Transfers from and to Cork Airport and Kerry Airport are included in the following prices provided that students travel on the Saturday or Sunday before and after their course. Classes begin at 9am on the first Monday of the course and end on the final Saturday.

DATES 2024

  • Full board and accommodation
  • Airport transfers*
  • 20 lessons of group tuition/ week
  • 15 hours of work experience/ week
  • Two evening activities/ week
  • One full day Saturday excursion per week

    *Transfers from and to Cork Airport and Kerry Airport are included in these prices provided that students travel on a Saturday or a Sunday or exceptionally with Ryanair flights arriving and leaving on a Monday. If travelling outside these days please contact Asana for help with your booking.

Summer work experience programme

Three week course
1910
  • 3rd June - 22nd June
  • 24th June - 13th July
  • 15th July - 3rd August
  • 5th August - 24th August
  • 26th August - 14th September
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Accommodation in carefully selected host families in Cahersiveen and the surrounding villages