FURTHER EDUCATION IN THE BANBURY AREA

1.    A Plus Tuition The Mill Arts Centre, Spiceball Park Road Banbury OX16 5QE Telephone: 01295 276408 At A+ Tuition we recognise that children learn faster when the experience is fun, challenging and rewarding. We teach all three core subjects Maths, English & Science at key stages 1-3. Students attend up to two sessions per week each session lasts one-and-a-half hours, one hour of tuition and half an hour in our chill out zone where we concentrate on developing social skills.

2.    Association for Careers Education and Guidance C/o Alan Vincent, 9 Lawrence Leys, Bloxham, Banbury, OX15 4NU Telephone: 01295 720809 The Association for Careers Education and Guidance (ACEG) is the subject association for all those who lead, manage and deliver Careers Education and Guidance (CEG) in schools and colleges in England and Wales. Our key purpose is to promote excellence and innovation in CEG for the benefit of all young people.

3.   Banbury & Bicester College Banbury Campus, Broughton Road, Banbury, OX16 9QA.  Telephone: 0808 168 6626 By joining Activate Learning at Banbury and Bicester College you will be joining a progressive college which treats everyone as an individual and develops the talent that is within us all. We have many career pathways. The pathways are as diverse as the students they cater for, but they all share an approach to learning that is rooted in the real world. This means that our learners develop the skills which employers are looking for, and can see the relevance of what is learned.

4.   Banbury Adult Learning The East Street Centre, Calder Close, Banbury, OX16 3WR Telephone: 01295 266763   Banbury Adult Learning - Courses in literacy, numeracy and ESOL; leisure learning; workforce development and family learning.

5.   Banbury English Tutor Telephone: 07747 624210  I enjoy teaching English at all levels and helping students to achieve their educational goals through one-to-one tuition. I offer a free initial consultation meeting for prospective students and parents which gives you the chance to meet me, discuss your needs and ask any questions before making a booking. My approach to personal tutoring is led by the specific requirements of each student. Lessons are tailored to the needs of the individual and I make time to assess and discuss progress at regular intervals.

6.   Blessed George Napier Sixth Form Addison Road, Banbury OX16 9DG Telephone: 01295 264216 The Sixth Form at BGN seeks to help students acquire knowledge, understanding and skills which will benefit them throughout life, in an environment which has neither the control of the first five years of secondary school nor the complete freedom of the Higher Education Institute.

7.   Bloxham School Sixth Form Banbury Road, Bloxham OX15 4PE Telephone: 01295 720222 Most Bloxhamists stay on for A and AS Levels. Others join at this stage to create a Sixth Form of 150 students. A wide range of subject choices is offered together with a lively social and personal development programme. Entry is achieved by interview and a satisfactory performance at GCSE level. In approved cases for overseas students, entry tests may be taken under supervision in their own country. Academic and other scholarships are available.

8.   Chenderit School Sixth Form Archery Road, Middleton Cheney OX17 2QR Telephone: 01295 711567 The Sixth Form offers a range of courses and experiences. Alongside a very full A level offering we have Applied and Diploma courses to fully support students. Our sixth formers have an impressive history of gaining outstandingly good results, effecting a successful transition into higher education or employment.

9. ELT BANBURY (English Language Training) Tintern House, 37 The High Street, Banbury, OX16 5ET Telephone: 01295 263502 or 01295 263 730          English Language Training Banbury provides specialised English language courses for students from all around the world. ELT Banbury provides local businesses with the opportunity to improve productivity by offering personalised English Language courses. If you have employees who struggle to communicate in English we are able to tailor make courses specific to your needs.

10.   Hook Norton CEC - Hook Norton Community Education Centre Primary School, Sibford Road, Hook Norton, OX15 5JS Telephone: 01608 730052 Lifelong learning in Banbury, Hook Norton and Surrounding Villages. Daytime and Evening Classes, Courses and Workshops.

11.   Kumon Banbury Study Centre Educational Suite, Banbury Museum, Castle Quay Shopping Centre, Banbury Telephone: 0800 043 0063 At Kumon, our aim is for each and every child to become an independent, advanced learner, with a positive attitude to study. By studying the maths and English programmes, our students develop independent learning skills and increased self-confidence as they work out how to overcome challenges by themselves. Every child is different, and so their programme of study should be too. Our individualised programmes enable students to progress to an advanced level, at their own pace, so they can realise their potential and experience success.

12.   The Language Alliance 12 Rose Hall Lane, Middleton Cheney, Banbury, OX17 2NQ Telephone: 01295 710723 There are many reasons why you might wish to learn a second language for instance it may be that you wish to communicate more effectively whilst on holiday or perhaps you are considering purchasing a property in another country. It could be that the skills of a second language would help you to develop your career, or maybe you are working to obtain educational qualifications (GCSE, A level etc) - whatever you have in mind, we can help. We offer instruction in the following languages: English, French, German, Italia,n Mandari,n Russian, Spanish, Swedish & Czeck

13.   The Learning Loft 1st Floor, The Malt House, 25-26 Bridge Street, Banbury, OX16 5PN Telephone: 01295 276408 The Learning Loft is helping bright minds of children from 5 to 14 years of age, shine. We offer supplementary tution in Maths, Literacy & Science. An average session lasts for one-and-a-half hours, which your child can attend twice a week. Our purpose is to make learning fun, and we recognise that children learn faster when the learning experience is fun, challenging and rewarding

15.   Now English ! Rear of 7 Parsons Street, Banbury OX16 5LW Telephone: 01295 270676 Improve Your English Language Skills. Now English is a small, friendly school of English providing English lessons. We offer classes and private lessons in general English, business English, English for Specific Purposes, and English examination preparation and practice. Lessons for adults and children (above 8 years old) are available.

16.   Oxfordshire Adult Learning East Street Centre, Calder Close, Banbury OX16 3WR Telephone: 01295 266763 Adult Learning in Banbury/North Oxfordshire. We offer classes in basic English and Maths, which are free, as well as leisure activities such as computing and modern language.

17.   Sibford School Sixth Form Sibford Ferris, Near Banbury, OX15 5QL Telephone: 01295 781200   Sixth Form students enjoy exclusive use of our Sixth Form Centre, which features a study suite, complete with internet-enabled study carols; seminar room; careers office; media studio with Apple Mac computers, dedicated teaching areas and a student common room. At the same time they benefit greatly from being able to use the excellent facilities of the wider school.

18.    The Sunshine Centre Edmunds Road, Banbury, OX16 0PJ Telephone: 01295 276769 We provide a service to adults wishing to improve their skills in literacy, numeracy or IT to increase employability. We provide a Job Club where people can get support applying for jobs, including online applications.

19.   Tudor Hall School Sixth Form Wykham Lane, Wykham Park, Near Banbury OX16 9UR Telephone: 01295 263434 The Sixth Form are encouraged to ‘work hard and play hard’. There is an abundance of activities that exist outside the classroom, with truly something for everyone. The school’s first teams in all sports, including hockey, netball, lacrosse and tennis, are predominantly Sixth Formers. Drama and music are a major part of school life; members of the Sixth Form take leading roles in school plays and form a significant part of the school orchestra, choirs and ensembles.

20.   Vanessa Rogers Speech & Language Therapy Flat 2 Moreland House, 41 Bloxham Road, Banbury, OX16 9JS Telephone: 01295 278140 I am a specialist speech and language therapist and I work with young people from pre-school age to early adulthood. I specialise in learning disability, AAC, signing, pre-verbal communication, autism spectrum conditions, speech sound disorders and language disorders. I am trained in the use of a wide range of approaches, including PECS, Makaton signing, Intensive Interaction and a wide range of high and low tech communication devices. Please get in touch for an informal chat to talk through your needs.

21.  Warriner School Bloxham, Near Banbury, OX15 4LJ Telephone: 01295 720777 At The Warriner we are strongly committed to creating an environment within which every individual knows that they are a valued and a key part of the school community through placing emphasis on developing the whole person. In doing this, we develop happy confident students who are fully supported in order that they exceed their potential both academically and personally.