Graduation Day 22.06.18

Time to say goodbye to more wonderful students:( Congratulations to you all & best wishes for the future. We hope you keep in touch.

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Grammar Tip of the Week

Subject verb agreement.

Subject verb agreement is very important in English. When speaking in the present tenses, the subject and verb MUST agree on number.

For example, if the subject is singular the verb MUST also be singular.

Comics are a great way to improve vocabulary.

Notice the subject is plural so the verb (ARE) is also plural.

The comic is very interesting.

Notice the subject is singular so the verb  (BE) is also singular.

EASY RIGHT! Make sure you always correct yourself and practise as much as possible.

Thinking of doing something fun this weekend?

Backpackers World Travel presents:

  • Skydive in Byron Bay $299 (normally $369) – Saturday 23rd of June

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Take the jump of your life in one of Australia’s most beautiful destinations.

INCLUDES all fees. Return transport from Brisbane. Photo and video possible upon request.

  • Movie World for only $49! – Sunday 24th of June

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INCLUDES:  Entry to Movie World for 1 day. No transportation from Brisbane included, ask our friendly staff on the best way to get there.

For more info visit:

Backpackers World Travel
Travel Agents
5/131 Elizabeth St · (07) 3211 8900

Today’s TEACHER’S BIO – Luke

Presenting Teacher Luke ……

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TEACHER’S BIO

  • HOW MANY LANGUAGES DO YOU SPEAK?

English, very bad Chinese (terrible in fact)

  • I ALWAYS WANTED TO BE…?

A Superman but maybe, I already am 😉

  • WHEN YOU ARE IN BRISBANE, DON’T MISS OUT….

Going to Mt. Cootha, because you can see amazing views of our beautiful city 

  • BRISBANE BEST KEPT SECRET IS…

Is a secret lol

  • I’LL BET YOU DIDN’T KNOW…

I’ve run a marathon (42km!)

  • WHAT IS YOUR FAVOURITE THING TO DO?

Running

  • HAVE YOU EVER LIVED IN ANOTHER COUNTRY?

Yes, China and Thailand

  • WHAT IS YOUR DREAM HOLIDAY DESTINATION?

Actually, I’ve been to many places, but I really want to go to Iceland

  • WHY DID YOU BECOME A TEACHER?

I enjoy helping people, also really enjoy learning about different countries and cultures from my students

  • WHAT IS YOUR ENGLISH LEARNING TIP?

Be friendly! Make friends with students from other countries, and staff from Lexis, people from the street. Always, always, always speak English, at school and outside of school!

JOBS & JOB WORKSHOP

JOB WORKSHOP-Useful Qualifications

Every Tuesday at 2pm in Room 2 & 4:30pm in Room 4, a teacher helps students write their resumes and job application letters, as well as give advice on the best places to find work.  It’s a great free service that Lexis Brisbane offers its students! 🙂

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JOBS

Need a job while you study in Brisbane? See below for this week’s job listings!  Take a look on Seek to see more jobs that may interest you 🙂

Casual Kitchen Hand in Fortitude Valley

A restaurant/cafe/bar in Fortitude Valley is seeking a casual Kitchen Hand to join our team.
To be considered for this role you should:

  • Be available at least 1 day at weekends
  • Have at least 2 years of experience as a Kitchen Hand
  • Have Australian work rights

Apply: https://jobs.joralocal.com.au/position/Hk0VXEM-7/details?tracking=seek

Gaming, Sports Bar & Bistro Staff

We have some fantastic opportunities for an energetic and enthusiastic hospitality staff to join us at the Shafston Hotel- Norman Park.

Our new team members will have relevant experience and qualifications (eg. RSA, RSG) in conjunction with the following:

  • Flexible availability across seven days
  • Passion and enthusiasm for work in a fast-paced environment
  • Great customer service skills
  • High standards of grooming
  • Excellent Communication skills

Apply: https://fsr.cvmail.com.au/delawarenorth/main.cfm?page=jobSpecific&jobId=91284&ext_source=SEEK&srxksl=1

Barista All Rounder

We are looking to recruit a passionate, enthusiastic and reliable individual who is eager to learn and is ready to join their friendly team based within the Brisbane City area.

 The Successful Candidate:

  • Friendly, bright and bubbly personality
  • Reliable, punctual and hard working
  • Well presented at all times
  • Team player
  • Own reliable transport

Apply: https://www.seek.com.au/job-apply/36491645

Cafe All Rounder

Our Clients are currently seeking a friendly Café All Rounders to join their team located in the Ashgrove area.

The Successful Applicant:

  • Friendly and reliable
  • Outstanding work ethic
  • Well presented
  • Own car and license
  • Passion for hospitality

Apply: https://www.seek.com.au/job-apply/36491468

Casual Café All-rounder in Teneriffe

A restaurant in Teneriffe is seeking a casual Café All-rounder (up to 20 hours per week) to join our team.

To be considered for this role you should:

  • Be available at least 1 day at weekends
  • Have at least 2 years of experience as a Café All-rounder
  • Have Australian work rights

Apply: https://jobs.joralocal.com.au/position/Sks4Dl8-m/details?tracking=seek

 

Housekeeper

YHA is Australia’s largest backpacker accommodation provider.

You will have:

  • Strong communication skills
  • Attention to detail
  • The skill to cope with a busy, but friendly and informal environment
  • Previous housekeeping experience
  • The ability to work to a deadline

Apply: https://www.seek.com.au/job-apply/36481600