Teen General English

For teenagers who want to improve their everyday English


In General English for Teens, students focus on learning language that will help them at school and in everday life.

In General English for Teens, you will study:

  • Conversation
  • Reading
  • Grammar
  • Writing
  • Vocabulary
  • Pronunciation

Small classes

Study through a variey of activities

English-only lessons

Supportive teachers who care about their students


We have an experienced team of teachers who can teach a variety of English classes. Here are a few who teach General English for Teens:


General English for Teens teacher

Unique is perfect for teens: they study hard in class and unwind in Browns Bay.

Learn more about Melanie

I’ve been teaching teens at Unique since 2003, and I still love it.

I’m a big reader, a keen shopper and I’m currently learning to play the electric tuba.



General English for Teens teacher

I love meeting people from around the world and helping them follow their dreams.

Learn more about Lyn

I’ve been at Unique for six years. Before teaching here, I spend almost 40 years as a primary school teacher.

Outside of class, I love walking, gardening and spending time with my grandkids.

Course times

Students can start General English for Teens any Monday.

The course is available full time (morning and afternoon) only.

Morning class

0900 – 1030 – Morning class

1030 – 1045 – Break

1045 – 1200 – Morning class (continued)

Afternoon class

1300 – 1400 – Afternoon class

1400 – 1405 – Break

1405 – 1500 – Afternoon class (continued)


The fees below are for 2017. Click here for 2018 fees.
  • A one-off NZD$220 registration fee applies¬†to all teen bookings.
  • A one-off NZD$150 homestay-monitoring fee applies to any student under 18 who does not stay in a Unique homestay.
  • Programmes start every Monday, bar NZ public holidays.
  • External examination fees are not included
  • Extra-curricular activities are not included unless part of the English Plus Activities programme