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Demi Pair

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Our demi pair programme is a very popular programme which has been designed for students who want to combine a study programme with the experience of living with an English family and experiencing English culture and family life while assisting in the family home.

The demi pair programme is an excellent opportunity to improve communication skills and improve fluency while experiencing UK family life; whilst also living economically during your stay in the UK. Demi pair participants have the ability to improve their English language skills with a fun and adventurous experience while our families receive a much needed helping hand around the house! Our economical and professionally run demi pair programmes operate all year round which is perfect for those with a tight schedule.


15 hours per week

Class Size

Maximum 15

Start Dates

Any Thursday (Except Bank Holidays)

Course Length

Minimum 12 weeks


19 years+

Ideal For

Students seeking British family life experience

English language classes: 15 hours a week (3 hours each morning)
Family duties: 15 hours a week, including 2 evenings babysitting

Class levels range from complete beginner (B1) to proficiency (C2) and you will have a placement test on your first day to find the right level for you.

All General English syllabuses have been carefully-designed and structured to ensure students make maximum progress throughout their course. A range of course books are used over the programme, which have been carefully-selected to ensure that students benefit from a range of quality study material. We also ensure to include special activity material and authentic materials such as news articles in order to further develop students’ language skills.