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We are looking for motivated and enthusiastic teenagers living locally to St. George's Ascot, Epsom College, St. John's Leatherhead or Rugby School, to volunteer to join in the summer school activities with our international students. This gives our international students with the opportunity to meet and make friends with British children, as well as giving you a great experience this summer. You will: 

  • Make new friends from around the world
  • Take part in a wide range of activities and excursions
  • Gain experience of helping students in the classroom
  • Build your confidence in meeting new people
  • Improve your social skills
  • Develop your interview skills
  • Be given a reference (on request)
  • Use this as work experience for school
  • Receive £100 per week pocket money (for 5 days’ attendance)

You need to be aged between 14-16 years old and available for three, four or five weeks in the summer.

You need to have a good academic background, participate in various extra-curricular activities at school and have an interest in different cultures and languages.

As an English School Friend you will:

  • Arrive at the school between 8.00am-8.30am, and depart between 5.30pm-6.30pm, Monday-Friday.
  • Attend a morning meeting with our international students and senior staff.
  • Interact with students during morning classes, and participate in group work to help students improve their English.
  • Join in on afternoon recreation activities on campus, and one half-day excursion to London per week.
  • Remain on campus, unless on an excursion.
  • Be available for the relevant dates in the table below.

Centres Start date End date(s)
St George's School, Ascot 13 July 2, 9 or 16 August
Epsom College 7 July 27 July or 3 August
Rugby School 8 July 28 July, 4, 11 or 18 August

Key Information
Epsom College
St. George's Ascot
St. John's Leatherhead
Rugby School
Monday - Friday
08.00/08.30am - 5.30/6.30pm

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2021 Course Dates
St George's School, Ascot
13 July - 2, 9 or 16 August
Epsom College
7 July - 27 July or 3 August
Rugby School
8 July - 28 July, 4, 11 or 18 August

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