JOBS IN BRISBANE

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Looking for work? Then be sure to check out Seek for all the latest jobs! Click here to see what’s on offer this week!

Still need further assistance with writing your resume or cover letter? Then head on over to Room 4 for our Jobs Workshop  – on every Tuesday From 2-3 & 4:30-5:30 🙂

Remember, we also offer free printing, so come see me (Sarah) at reception if you need any of your documents printed! Good luck with the job hunt! 🙂

 

 

Meet Sarah Murphy – Brisbane’s front desk superstar ⭐

 I believe you all have already met – Sarah. She has joined our #LexisFamily in September so I think that’s about the time to get to know her a little bit closer.

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We asked her to continue a phrase:

Languages you can speak : English and Irish.

I always wanted to be a hip hop dancer.

Brisbane best kept secret is Pancake Manor– a pancake Restaurant open 24 hours 7 days a week.

I’ll bet you didn’t know the average person in Australia swallows 3 spiders a year.

At 11am on Saturday, you’ll find me shopping or checking out new trail walks around Brisbane.

At 8 am on a Sunday, you’ ll find me relaxing at home on my balcony with my dog and a cup of tea.

My dream holiday destination is (ohhh, so hard!!!) Maldives or Santorini, Greece.

The best restaurant in Brisbane is Breakfast Creek Hotel.  It has different restaurants and beautiful outdoor area.

When you are in Brisbane, don’t miss foot-golf in Mt Gravatt then to the markets next door for some yummy food and a drink.

My English learning tip is practice makes perfect.

Christmas in Brisbane- Free events <3

Christmas in Brisbane

Brisbane is a buzz throughout the Christmas period. with a myriad of festive events. With so much to choose from, here are a few of the best loved traditions (all of them free), encapsulating the sights and sounds of Christmas:

Gold Lotto City Hall Light Spectacular

The grand ornate facade of the Brisbane City Hall lights up every evening from Dec 9 depicting a magical animated Christmas story every 15 mins between 7.30pm and midnight. Dec 8-25 7.30pm-12am

The Enchanted Garden

In a Christmas first, the beautiful Spectacle Garden at Roma Street Parkland is being transformed into a dazzling fairylit enchanted garden for Christmas, preceded each evening by Bamboo Lantern making workshops (3.30pm-5.30pm) to add to the Enchanted Garden’s light collection. Dec 8-17 6.30pm -9.30pm

Christmas Movies in the Park

The Roma Street Parkland amphitheatre is the setting for this free program of family-friendly movies under the stars from 7pm, with food trucks available for eats from 5.30pm. Dec 8 – National Lampoon’s Christmas Vacation; Dec 9-  Elf ; Dec 10 – Home Alone; Dec 11 – Love Actually;  Dec 12 – The Nativity Story; Dec 13- Deck the Halls; Dec 14 – Four Holidays; Dec 15 – Dr Seuss’ How the Grinch Stole Christmas; Dec 16 – The Polar Express; Dec 17 – Miracle on 34th Street, Dec 8-17 5.30pm-9pm

Christmas Beach Cinema

Brisbane’s unique Dive-In movies return to Streets Beach, with the chance to watch 2 nightly sessions of free Christmas movies from a rug or chair on the sand or while floating in the water. Streets Beach, South Bank. Dec 15-23 – 6pm, 8pm Free.

Meet the teacher- Laura <3 <3

 

Laura

Get to know your teacher:

Laura is an enthusiastic, energetic teacher who will always make sure that her students are having fun and learning- her lessons always have something interesting or different! We asked Laura some questions so you could get to know her better.

What languages can you speak?
I can speak 3 different Languages English, Japanese and a little Korean

When you were growing up, what did you want to be?
I wanted to be a teacher growing up

In your opinion, what is Brisbane’s best kept secret?
Eat- Street markets in Hamilton. Amazing Food

Tell us something we don’t know:
I’m a twin

At 11pm on a Saturday, where will we find you?
Most likely in bed asleep, but occasionally I’ll be out dancing with my friends

What about at 8am on Sunday morning?
Asleep! Sundays are for sleep-ins.

Where is your dream holiday destination?
So hard to choose! But i’d love to go to Hawaii

Have any favourite restaurants to recommend in Brisbane?
Maru Korean Restaurant on Elizabeth street 😋🍴

When you’re in Brisbane, don’t miss..
Southbank- there is always something to do there

What’s your English learning tip for your students?
Use the language! The more you speak & practice the language the more you will improve. Especially if you continue to use it outside the classroom 🙂  

Welcome to Lexis Brisbane :) 11.12.17

A big welcome to the Lexis Family to these 6 new students! 🙂

Starters 11.12.17

Anderson From Brazil, Rafael Eduardo from Venezuela, Alejandro from Colombia, Yen- Chieh from Taiwan, Alexandra from Spain and Aya from Japan ❤ ❤

Welcome to Lexis, everyone!! 😀 ❤ We hope you enjoy your time here in Australia.