ESOL PROVISION OXFORDSHIRE WIDE

NAME OF PROVIDER: WEA
KEY CONTACT DETAILS: Inigo Pradera ipradera@wea.org.uk
GEOGRAPHICAL AREA: City
STUDENT GROUP: Men and women
WHEN: Friday 24th March and 31st March 2017, 09:45-14:45. 2 sessions
WHERE: OCVA, The Old Court House, Floyds Row.  Oxford OX1 1SS
LEVEL: Volunteering Support for ESOL
REFERRAL: Self-referral
ACCESS: This course is designed for those people who are supporting ESOL learners in small groups or one to one. It is also useful for those who wish to become classroom volunteers of any organisation.  FREE

NAME OF PROVIDER: WEA
KEY CONTACT DETAILS: Inigo Pradera ipradera@wea.org.uk
GEOGRAPHICAL AREA: City
STUDENT GROUP: Men and women
WHEN: 28th February – 21st March, 9.45 – 14.45
WHERE: OCVA, The Old Court House, Floyds Row.  Oxford OX1 1SS
LEVEL: Introduction to Teaching Adults
REFERRAL: Self-referral
ACCESS: £82. Free to students on certain benefits

NAME OF PROVIDER: St Aldates Church
KEY CONTACT DETAILS: Lany Cadman English.Classes@staldates.org.uk
GEOGRAPHICAL AREA: City
STUDENT GROUP: Men and women
WHEN: Monday evening during term time, 1 session per week
WHERE: St Adates Parish Centre, 40 Pembroke Street, Oxford, OX1 1BP
LEVEL: Basic and Intermediate Levels (non-accredited)
REFERRAL: Self-referral
ACCESS: Open to all and funded by St Aldates Church

NAME OF PROVIDER:  Workers’ Educational Association (WEA)
KEY CONTACT DETAILS: Cynthia Briant cbriant@wea.org.uk
GEOGRAPHICAL AREA: City
STUDENT GROUP: Mixed groups of men and women
WHEN: During the day, 2 sessions per week
WHERE: Community venues across the city.  Please email for details
LEVEL: Pre-entry (non-accredited)
REFERRAL: Self-referral
ACCESS: Many courses are government funded so a fee may be charged.

NAME OF PROVIDER: Oxfordshire Adult Learning ESOL, Abingdon & Witney College
KEY CONTACT DETAILS: Patrick McLaughlin patrick.mclaughlin@abingdon-witney.ac.uk
GEOGRAPHICAL AREA: South, West, City
STUDENT GROUP: Men and women
WHEN: During the day and during the evenings, 1 – 2 session per week
WHERE: The Union, Collins Street, OX4 1EE, Abingdon and Witney College, Wootton Road, Abingdon, OX14 1GG, Abingdon and Witney College, Holloway Road, Witney, OX28 6NE, Didcot OX11 8RU
LEVEL: Pre-entry, E1-E2, E2-E3, L1-L2 (accredited and non-accredited)
REFERRAL: Please apply and you will be invited for assessment.
ACCESS: Paid childcare and help with transport costs is sometimes available.

NAME OF PROVIDER:  Activate Learning
KEY CONTACT DETAILS: Andy Marshall (Director Lifeskills) Andrew.marshall@activatelearning.ac.uk 07765972806
GEOGRAPHICAL AREA: City
STUDENT GROUP: Mixed groups of men and women, and young people 16-19
WHEN: During the day – 2 sessions per week
WHERE: Various locations throughout Oxfordshire
LEVEL: All (accredited and non-accredited)
REFERRAL: Referral and self-referral
ACCESS: Initial assessment to check on eligibility for fee remission

NAME OF PROVIDER:  St Ebbe’s Church
KEY CONTACT DETAILS: Joshua Green joshua.green@stebbes.org.uk
GEOGRAPHICAL AREA: City
STUDENT GROUP: Mixed groups of men and women
WHEN: During the evening – 1 session per week
WHERE: St. Ebbe’s Church, 2 Roger Bacon Lane, Oxford OX1 1QE
LEVEL: Informal conversation and advanced level courses (non-accredited)
REFERRAL: Referral and self-referral
ACCESS: Available to all.  We do not provide child-care but will accommodate if a parent wishes to bring their child along.

NAME OF PROVIDER:  EMBS Community College
KEY CONTACT DETAILS: Monica Moldovan monia@embs.org.uk 01865 776041
GEOGRAPHICAL AREA: Cherwell (Banbury), City
STUDENT GROUP: Mixed groups of men and women
WHEN: During the day, 2 sessions per week
WHERE: EMBS, First Floor, Crown Buildings, Southam Road, Banbury, Oxon, OX16 2EX and EMBS, Second Floor, 213b Barns Road, Oxford, OX4 3UT.
LEVEL: Pre-entry (non-accredited)
REFERRAL: referral and self-referral
ACCESS: Asylum seekers and refugees need to be in the UK for more that 1 year.

NAME OF PROVIDER: Asylum Welcome/EMBS
KEY CONTACT DETAILS: Rebecca Atwell & Hayley Martyn-Fisher awenglishteachers@gmail.com
GEOGRAPHICAL AREA: City
STUDENT GROUP: Mixed groups of men and women
WHEN: During the day, 3 sessions per week
WHERE: EMBS, Second Floor, 213b Barns Road, Oxford, OX4 3UT.
LEVEL: Pre-entry
REFERRAL: Students must be referred by Asylum Welcome
ACCESS: Must be asylum seekers and refugees

NAME OF PROVIDER: Crisis
KEY CONTACT DETAILS: reception.oxford@crisis.org.uk 01865 263900
GEOGRAPHICAL AREA: City
STUDENT GROUP: Mixed groups of men and women
WHEN: During the day, 3 sessions per week
WHERE: 40 George St, Oxford OX1 2AQ
LEVEL: Pre-entry, 3 sessions per week
REFERRAL: self-referral
ACCESS: Sessions are for those experience housing and homeless difficulties.

NAME OF PROVIDER:  FELLOW (Free English Language Lessons for Overseas Workers)
KEY CONTACT DETAILS:  Complete form
GEOGRAPHICAL AREA: City
STUDENT GROUP: Mixed groups of men and women
WHEN: Wednesday, Thursday and Friday evenings 7.30pm-9.30pm (mixed levels); Friday afternoons 3pm-5pm (conversation); Sunday afternoons 3pm-5pm (beginners)
WHERE: Wednesday, Thursday and Friday evenings at ST MICHAEL AT THE NORTH GATE Cornmarket Street Oxford, OX1 3EY,
Friday and Sunday afternoons at TURL STREET KITCHEN Turl Street Oxford, OX1 3DH Classes are upstairs on the first floor.
LEVEL: Various
REFERRAL: Self-referral
ACCESS: Contact provider for more information

NAME OF PROVIDER: Polish School Oxford
KEY CONTACT DETAILS: Jolanta Maciefewska polskaszkola@interia.eu 07872923432
GEOGRAPHICAL AREA: City
STUDENT GROUP: Mixed groups of men and women
WHEN: At the weekend
WHERE: St Aloysius’ Catholic School, 143 Woodstock Road, OX2 7PH
LEVEL: Pre-entry, E1- E2 (non-accredited), 1 session per week
REFERRAL: Self-referral
ACCESS: Classes are for all

NAME OF PROVIDER: Vicky Hodges
KEY CONTACT DETAILS: vicky@thehodges.net 07789111768
GEOGRAPHICAL AREA: Various
STUDENT GROUP: Various
WHEN: By arrangement, 1-2 sessions per week
WHERE: In the student’s home
LEVEL: All
REFERRAL: via Connections
ACCESS: tuition available to all

NAME OF PROVIDER: City of Oxford College
KEY CONTACT DETAILS: Tanya Johnson tanya.johnson@CityOfOxford.ac.uk 01865 550717
GEOGRAPHICAL AREA: City
STUDENT GROUP: Mixed groups of men and women
WHEN: Various
WHERE: City of Oxford College, Oxpens Road, OX1 1SA
LEVEL: All (Accredited and non-accredited)
REFERRAL: By completing application form, from job centre, Asylum Welcome, self-referral
ACCESS: Open to all, but need to have a assessment interview.  College pay for travel

NAME OF PROVIDER: Key 2
KEY CONTACT DETAILS: Charlotta Nuboer-Cope Charlotta.Cope@key2org.uk 07545 208728
GEOGRAPHICAL AREA: City
STUDENT GROUP: Unaccompanied asylum seeking children (aged 13-17)
WHEN: Various
WHERE: Key2 Office, James Street, Oxford, OX4 4EU
LEVEL: Various
REFERRAL: see above
ACCESS: Not available to generally public

NAME OF PROVIDER: Ruskin College
KEY CONTACT DETAILS: Jane Elliot jalexanderelliot@ruskin.ac.uk 01865 759600
GEOGRAPHICAL AREA: City
STUDENT GROUP: Various
WHEN: Various
WHERE: Ruskin College
LEVEL: Higher and lower levels of ESOL with the opportunity to progress
REFERRAL: referral and self-referral
ACCESS: Students need to have been resident in the UK for 3 years and are subject to Skills Funding Agency Rules.  Childcare and travel costs are met by the college.

NAME OF PROVIDER:
Asylum Welcome
KEY CONTACT DETAILS: 
office@asylum-welcome.org.
GEOGRAPHICAL AREA: City
STUDENT GROUP:
1:1
WHEN: 
Various
WHERE: 
Various
LEVEL: 
Higher and lower levels of ESOL with the opportunity to progress
REFERRAL: 
referral and self-referral
ACCESS: 
Asylum seekers