Posts Categorized: Wellington Campus

Staff Corner – Lance Russell

Lance joined Campbell in 2015 after graduating from Campbell’s CELTA Training Course. He describes his passion for languages as his motivation to become an English teacher, and shares his favorite thing about Campbell – his students! Tell us a bit about yourself prior to joining Campbell. I’m originally from the United Kingdom. I moved to New… Read more »

The Learning Hub First Birthday!

The Learning Hub is a self access learning centre, a place where Campbell students go to when they want to practice listening and speaking, get feedback on their classwork and access learning resources. Since it opened a year ago, it has seen a steady increase in the number of students wanting to improve their English outside of… Read more »

Laura – A Typical Day as a Campbell Demi Au Pair

The following is an extract taken from a letter written by Laura to her replacement after she finished on The Campbell Demi Au Pair Programme: In the morning I attend my classes at the Campbell Institute, which I really enjoy. We usually leave the house at 8:15 am. On their way to Amelia’s school Haley drops me… Read more »

Japanese Rugby Players Study at Campbell

In 2015 Japan produced one of the greatest sporting upsets of all time by beating South Africa in the Rugby World Cup. With Japan hosting the next Rugby World Cup in 2019, New Zealand is seeing more and more Japanese rugby players coming here to improve their Rugby skills and study English. Campbell is currently… Read more »

Eri from Japan – I love New Zealand. I love Wellington

Hi, I’m Eri, from Japan. I’ve been in New Zealand for six weeks. I wish I could have stayed longer. It was my first time in New Zealand and also my first time traveling alone. Actually I didn’t know a lot about New Zealand before I came, but now I know the people are lovely… Read more »

Laura’s Farewell Speech

I remember the first two days I arrived here in New Zealand. I was so exciting but at the same time I felt so alone and literally started crying every night, wondering if I really made the right choice by leaving all my family and friends behind. But my orientation week started and that gave… Read more »

Japanese blogger’s week at Campbell

English New Zealand hosted Japanese blogger Ayumi Murayama at six NZ English Language schools in NZ in August and September. Campbell was lucky to be one of the schools selected for this programme. While in Wellington Ayumi attended regular classes at Campbell and in the evenings and weekend she was able to experience what makes… Read more »

Barista Course Graduates Find Jobs

After graduating from the MOJO Barista Course a few weeks ago, we can share some good news! A couple of the students have found work where they can use their newly gained skills!Sylvain from France is currently working in a hotel in Wellington and is waiting to hear back from another job interview for work… Read more »

Campbell Pathways Success

Dennis at LCB

Hanzhang Wang, better known as Dennis, is one of Campbell’s successful pathway students now in his first year studying at Le Cordon Bleu NZ on the Basic Cuisine course. Dennis is originally from Tongliao in China and came to New Zealand with the intention of studying culinary arts. ‘The reason to choose New Zealand was… Read more »