Monthly Archives: July 2014

Where to go for help?

It’s that time of year when there’s lots of decisions to be made about what to do next.  It could be for you or a member of your family or a friend.  We have lots of courses on offer and … Continue reading

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Wigston group display 3-D art model

Students working with our community partner, South Leicestershire Community Opportunities (SLCO) and WEA tutor, Prem Mistry, planned and designed as a team to make a delightful model of part of Wigston.  The textures on the roofs and in the garden bring the models … Continue reading

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Tutors needed

We are looking for sessional tutors of English, Maths and ESOL throughout the East Midlands. You will need to have a Cert Ed, PGCE or DTTLS and a subject specialism in English, Maths and ESOL. You must have experience of … Continue reading

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New intensive ESOL course announced

If you are someone for whom English is a second language and are also claiming Job Seeker’s Allowance, or maybe you know someone who may be interested, then this new course may be for you.  Click to  download more details: … Continue reading

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Congratulations, Maria

Maria Beviar, WEA 101 Branch’s Spanish tutor, recently celebrated completing the end of a 2 year course, achieving her DTLS certificate (Diploma in Teaching in the Lifelong Learning Sector).  Maria has worked extremely hard to complete this course, as well … Continue reading

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Novel neckline created in Asian dressmkaing

Dilshad Said, a student and volunteer with the WEA at the Shama Women’s Centre, has been learning both soft furnishing ad Asian dressmaking skills.  Dilshad has designed this novel, beautifully decorated neckline. If you would like to join soft furnishing skills, … Continue reading

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Welcome on board to Steven Conway

The WEA 101 Branch is delighted to welcome Steven Conway to its tutor team this autumn.  He will be joining us to teach on the OCR CLAiT ITQ level 1 and 2 course starting on Monday evenings, 22 September, 6.30 … Continue reading

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