Christmas Desserts in Cooking Option

The class made 3 no-bake desserts today using some fresh local fruit.  The strawberry ice-cream and passion fruit cheesecake were a big hit! The chocolate mini-puddings flew off the plate and everyone enjoyed the Christmas crossword whilst we ate!

Graduation

Today we say good bye to 8 amazing Lexis Noosa students. It was wonderful having you at the school and we hope you all keep in touch!!

Maria

Konatsu from Maria’s Pre-Intermediate class.

Jessie

Arthis and Tobias from Jessie’s Pre-Intermediate class.

Sam

Marco from Sam’s Intermediate class.

Clare

Jinhee and Dayound from Clare’s Intermediate class.

Michelle

Cleo from Michelle’s Upper-Intermediate class.

Anjali

Cesar from Anjali’s IELTS class.

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Congratulations everyone! Keep in touch!

Christmas Cookie Decorating

Look how amazing the Christmas cookie turns out from this afternoons activity with the Lexis Noosa students.

Merry Christmas everyone and we hope you enjoyed your afternoon activity!

Job Search

Here are some jobs that I have found online through the Seek and Gumtree websites. Good luck and happy job hunting!!

Job Search

Casual Waiter/Waitress in Noosa Heads – Seek 5.12.18

A cafe/restaurant in Noosa Heads is seeking a casual Waiter/Waitress (up to 45 hours per week) to join our team.

To be considered for this role you should:

  • Be available at both days at weekends
  • Have at least 2 years of experience as a Waiter/Waitress
  • Have Australian work rights

Apply online at https://www.seek.com.au/job/37875061?searchrequesttoken=b6c0018d-ab3c-4abc-9753-6053bc6578da&type=standard

 

Housekeepers – Gumtree 10.12.18

Resort housekeeping in Hasting Street Noosa

Experience desirable but not essential. Work available daily Hours 9am….2 pm. All equipment and insurance included. All resorts are premium accomodation complexes. Work days are flexible to suit personal circumstances. Team work essential with good communication skills essential

Plse contact me on 0408726696 for more details Resume direct to resortaustralia.com.au

 

FLOOR STAFF WANTED – SUSHI SHOP Gumtree 9.12.18

We are looking for people to join our exciting and growing sushi shop.  If you have a passion for customer service and an interest in Japanese food this is the job for you! Successful applicants will responsible for ensuring our customers enjoy a pleasant experience. Prior experience working in a sushi restaurant will be preferred but not required. Serious applicants must send resume to sushionhastings@gmail.com

 

Kitchen Hand – Gumtree 7.12.18

Sails Restaurant Noosa requires experienced kitchen hand for an immediate start to join our professional brigade. Position involves food preparation, cleaning and of course washing dishes. flexible hours and shifts available.

please send resume to paul@sailsnoosa

 

Wait staff wanted at Bistro C – Gumtree 7.12.18

Bistro C, Noosa iscurrently looking for part-time and full time wait staff to join their team. The right person for this role uplifts the dining experience for customers. Weare looking for someone who will have the patience, personality andperseverance to thrive in this role.

Yourresponsibilities will include:

·Taking orders fromcustomers

·Serving food andbeverage

·Operating the cashregister and take accurate food and drink orders, using a POS orderingsoftware, order slips or by memorisation

·Communicate clearlyorder details to the kitchen staff

·Clearing tables

·Follow all relevant health department regulations

·Provide excellentcustomer service to guests

·Present menu andprovide detailed information when asked (e.g. About portions, ingredients orpotential food allergies)

·Up-sell additionalproducts when appropriate

·Offer menurecommendations upon request

·Prepare tables bysetting up silverware and glasses- maintain a tidy dining area/section

Applicants with experiencein the hospitality industry and can speak fluent English will be looked onfavourably. For more information or to send through your resume, please contact PeterSpring at pete@bistroc.com.auor call(07) 5447 2855.

 

 

Morning Visits

What a wonderful surprise to have an existing student come back for a visit at Lexis Noosa.

Franziska

Franziska studied with us back in October 2015 to January 2016. She has come back to Noosa for a holiday and to visit her amazing Host family that she met 3 years ago through Lexis Noosa. Her Host Father has also organised for her to work in his sisters outback pub in north Queensland. We hope you enjoy your Aussie experience.

What’s on This Week!

Let’s have a look at what activities are being done at Lexis Noosa this week 🙂

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Please come to reception if you would like to do any of the activities 🙂

Graduation

Today we say farewell to 14 of our Lexis Noosa students.

Maria

Rei, Millie and Woo Jeong from Maria’s Pre-Intermediate class.

Jessie

Larissa from Jessie’s Pre-Intermediate class.

Lize

Hyuga from Lize’s Pre-Intermediate class.

Sam

Tiziano from Sam’s Intermediate class.

Alicia

Kasumi from Alicia’s Intermediate class.

Annette

Emeline, Kevin, Alex and Bora from Annette’s Upper-Intermediate class.

Anjali

Smilla from Anjali’s IELTS class.

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We will miss you all very much and we look forward to seeing you all in the future 🙂

Welcome to Noosa

☀️🤩 Welcome to Lexis Noosa Anze, Susan, Haruka, Kenta, Sakura, Saki, Sabrina, Marco, Andrea, Dominik, Marta and Javier. We hope you all have a wonderful time here!!

3.12.18

We Will Miss You!

Today we say good-bye to 11 General English students that have finished their English studies with us at Lexis Noosa. We are also saying good-bye to our Cambridge students that have been here for the last 3 months preparing for their Cambridge exams.

Tim's Class

Tim’s CPE Cambridge Class: Selina, Aline, Lukas, Leon, Marta, Janine, Sven and Celine.

Phil's Class

Phil’s CAE Cambridge Class: Carmen, Sira, Melanie, Pere, Marine, Janine, Christoph, Andrina, Jessica, Josephine, Tina and Nina.

Kirsten's Class

Kirsten’s CAE Cambridge Class: Jan, Julian, Roman, Celina, Tanja, Aina, Ariane, Sarah, Corina, Stefanie.

Eileen's Class

Eileen’s FCE Cambridge Class: Luca, Loredana, Melanie, Jiska, Dominique, Melanie, Nienke, Nicole, Rika, Megan, Celine and Lea.

Suzie's Class

Suzie’s FCE Cambridge Class: Samya, Daniel, Francesc, Nayah, Gina, Lorena, Matthias, Zoe, Alessandra, Patricia, Julienne, Katja and Rafael.

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General English: Haruka, Suhyeon, Gayoung, Akira, Pascal, Claudia, Deborah, Belinda, Larissa, Andra, Karin and Jonathan.

We hope that you all enjoyed your stay here with us!

Boomerang Painting

This afternoon the Lexis Noosa students spent the afternoon painting boomerangs using some traditional Aboriginal symbols.

How amazing do they all look!!!!!

Welcome to Noosa

Today we welcome 6 new students to of beautiful campus at Noosa!

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We have Jose and Carlota from Spain, Kensuke and Chihiro from Japan, Wipada from Thailand and Arthis from France. We hope you all have a wonderful time at Lexis Noosa!

Volleyball

This afternoon our Lexis Noosa students played volleyball at the park!

Perfect day to spend in the park with the students. We hope you all had a wonderful time!!

 

 

Welcome to Noosa

We are always very happy to meet new students joining our Lexis Noosa family!!

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This week we have Ana Vanessa and Marina joing us from Spain, Konatsu from Japan and Shayenne and Sophie from Switzerland.

We hope you all have a wonderful time here at Lexis Noosa and we look forward to getting to know each and every one of you!

SUP and Kayaking

What a beautiful day to explore the Noosa River with a stand up paddle board or kayak!!

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And that’s exactly what our Lexis Noosa students did for the afternoon. They hired a stand up paddle board or kayak for an hour and explored the Noosa River near our famous Hastings Street and Noosa Main beach.

It looks like our students had a wonderful time on the water!

I hope you all have a wonderful weekend and make sure you sign up for our next exciting activity!

Graduation

Today we say good bye to 11 of our Lexis Noosa students.

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Lorenzo, Sandra and Moritz from our Pre-Intermediate Classes.

Andrea, Kai Alex, Hyuntae and Melanie from our Intermediate Classes.

Sam

Reina and Ariana from our Upper-Intermediate Classes.

We hope you all had a wonderful time in Australia and look forward to see you back at Lexis Noosa soon!

It’s Friday!

Looking for something to do on the weekend? Here are a few suggestions to get you started!!

Junction Twilight Markets – 16th November 2018

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The Noosa Junction Twilight Markets are every third Friday of the month. Join the fun for a night of street food, artisan stalls and live music.  There’s also a pop up bar with happy hour prices all night.  The Noosa Junction Twilight Markets are held from 5pm to 9pm in Arcadia Street, Noosa Junction.

 

The Eumundi Markets

Eumundi Markets

Renowned for its locally made artisan treasures, there’s no other market quite like it. Mark it in your diary – open rain, hail or shine every Saturday and Wednesday. https://www.eumundimarkets.com.au/

Noosa National Park

Noosa National

Nestled on the doorstep of the famous tourist town of Noosa, this popular park features some of South East Queensland’s most picturesque scenery. Discover secluded beaches, rugged coastal features and views from the iconic headland at Noosa Heads. Spot dolphins frolicking in the ocean at Boiling Pot and Dolphin Point, and be thrilled as thunderous waves crash into the rocks below Hell’s Gates. Wind through lush rainforest, fragrant open woodlands and heathlands exploring 15 kilometres of walking tracks. Walk along clifftops boasting unforgettable coastal views before leaving your footprints on pristine sandy beaches.

Sunshine Plaza

Sunshine Plaza

The Sunshine Plaza is the biggest shopping centre on the Sunshine Coast. Why not spend the day exploring the shopping centre, watch a movie at Events Cinema or have lunch at any of the wonderful restaurants along the Maroochydore River.

 

The Noosa Farmers Market

Noosa Farmers Market

Nestled amongst the fragrant gum trees, every Sunday a hive of activity takes place. The Noosa Farmers Market is packed with locally-produced seasonal produce that will make your mouth water. Come along for the spectacular fresh food and produce and experience the Noosa Farmers Market for yourself.

 

Noosa Marina Markets

Noosa Marina

After your leisurely Sunday breakfast or before a long Sunday lunch at Noosa Marina, take a stroll through our Sunday markets. The Noosa Marina markets operate every Sunday from 8am to 2pm. Our art, craft and local produce market has an idyllic setting on the deck and overlooking the Noosa River, located just seven kilometres from Hastings Street. Take your time strolling around the many market stalls, where a variety of locally made craft items can be found along with the freshest of local produce. Click here to see the Sunday Markets map The atmosphere is alive with music and entertainment from local and interstate musicians. When it’s time to go home, let the Noosa Ferry take you on a relaxing ride from the markets to one of the stops along the river. New stallholders are welcome throughout the year, and most of our stalls are protected from the elements, providing the perfect year-round selling venue.

 

Noosa Main Beach

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We have one of the best beaches in the world right on our door step!!! If you are looking for something to do on the weekend why not spend the day at Noosa Main Beach! You can take a picnic, go for a swim, have lunch at one of the famous restaurant along Hastings Street or just sun bake! Don’f forget to take a towel, your sunscreen and your camera. If you take any photos hashtag #lexisnoosa so we can have a look!

Hope you all have a wonderful weekend 🙂

 

Aussie Food Tasting

This afternoon the Lexis Noosa students tasted some delicious Australian Food.

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It looks like everyone had a wonderful time trying Aussie Food. I wondering what Aussie food was their favourite?!?!

Aussie food that the Lexis Noosa students tried today was Vegemite, Fairy Bread, Milo, Tim Tams, Anzac Biscuits, Lamingtons, Caramello Koalas, musks, Red Frogs, Macadamia Nuts and Pasito. Yum Yum!!!!

We hope you all had a wonderful time on this activity and hope to see you all on the next one!

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Farewell Charmaine

Today we say good-bye to this wonderful woman, Charmaine who has decided to retire from teaching. Charmaine has been with us since 2013 and we have loved every minute of it!

Good bye Charmaine

Charmaine, we will miss your gentle manner and warmth in the staff room. Your elementary students will be very sad to say goodbye to you and will miss your thoughtful and patient teaching.

We wish you all the best for your future.

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Graduation

Today we are saying good-bye to 8 of our Lexis Noosa students.

Marga and Yebin from our Pre-Intermediate classes.

Nadia, Kiichi and Linda from our Intermediate classes.

Mayu from our Upper-Intermediate class.

Anjali

Joana and Nicolas from our IELTS class.

Good luck to everyone finishing today and safe travels around Australia.

Muay Thai Class at Noosa

This afternoon the Lexis Noosa students learnt some Muay Thai moves.

The students walked down to Pinaroo Park where the lesson was going to take place. First of all the teacher showed us some moves and quickly ran through the background of the sports so that we could get an understanding of what Muay Thai Martial Arts is and the history behind it.

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We love doing these kinds of activities so that the students get to learn about different cultures!

Hope you all loved learning some Muay Thai.

Looks like Noosa is the place to be!

In September 2018 we were lucky enough to play host to two Instagram Specialists travelling from Spain to Lexis Noosa to experience the life of a student for a week. Luis and Marta spent the mornings trying our general English classes and participated in our activities during the afternoon and even our student night on Thursday.

  It looks like Luis liked it so much that he recommended his brother come and study with us at Lexis English Noosa.

Juan Jose

Juan Jose started with us on Monday! Thanks for the recommending our school!

Lexis English Noosa…….BEST Lexis School!!!

Job Search

There are a lot of jobs currently online leading to the our Australian summer holidays. Have a look at Seek and Gumtree and of course come to our Job Workshop every Tuesday at 2pm to work and perfect your resumes with Sam. Happy Job Hunting!!

Job Search

Casual Barista in Sunshine Beach – Seek 3.11.18

A cafe in Sunshine Beach is seeking a casual Barista (up to 25 hours per week) to join our team.

To be considered for this role you should:

  • Be available at both days at weekends
  • Have at least 2 years of experience as a Barista
  • Have Australian work rights

Apply online: https://www.seek.com.au/job/37630814?type=standard

 

Gelateria Assistant Manager – Seek 6.11.18

Who do we want?

Someone that:

  • Is available to start immediately
  • Is confident and engaging
  • Gets involved and will take ownership of their role
  • Gets involved with their local community
  • Is self-driven, a charismatic assistant manager with experience in high-pressure retail or hospitality environments
  • Can be resilient, innovative and committed to providing exceptional customer service
  • A natural communicator and love Gelato!

What do we offer?

  • A great work/ life balance
  • A great salary + super + incentives
  • A vibrant, fun work environment
  • A supportive team

What’s the role?

  • Supervisory/assistant manager role within a fast paced environment
  • You’ll assist to manage and mentor a team who share your passion for exceptional customer service and of course awesome, freshly made Gelato!

Who are we?
We are passionate and driven.
We know we don’t just work in the Gelato Industry, we are the Gelato industry! Having been around since 2002.
Our office environment is an engaging and friendly one.
Everyone at Gelatissimo has a big appetite for knowledge (ok, and gelato!). We are constantly improving our product knowledge, working on customer service and developing our skills.

Have fun whilst furthering your skills with us!

To apply please email your resume and cover letter to: anita@gelatissimo.com.au

 

Casual Cook in Noosa Heads – Seek 29.10.18

A bar/pub in Noosa Heads is seeking a casual Cook (up to 25 hours per week) to join our team.

To be considered for this role you should:

  • Be available at both days at weekends
  • Have at least 1 year of experience as a Cook
  • Have Australian work rights

Apply online: https://www.seek.com.au/job/37586053?type=standard

 

Casual Barista in Noosa Heads – Seek 25.10.18

A retail shop in Noosa Heads is seeking a casual Barista (up to 30 hours per week) to join our team.

To be considered for this role you should:

  • Be available at least 1 day at weekends
  • Have at least 3 years of experience as a Barista
  • Have Australian work rights

Apply online: https://www.seek.com.au/job/37558858?type=standard

 

Casual Cook in Noosa Heads – Seek 24.10.18

A bar/restaurant in Noosa Heads is seeking a casual Cook (up to 40 hours per week) to join our team.

To be considered for this role you should:

  • Be available at least 1 day at weekends
  • Have at least 6 months of experience as a Cook
  • Have Australian work rights

Apply Online: https://www.seek.com.au/job/37547060?type=standard

 

Kitchen Steward – Noosa Surf Club Restaurant – Seek 23.10.18

Kitchen Steward Noosa Surf Club Restaurant Day and night shift, weekends required. On the job training provided very busy environment.

Email cv and three references

Attention Campbell

restaurant@noosasurfclub.com

Or call 07 5447 3055

 

Chef/Cook – Noosa Surf Club Restaurant – Seek 23.10.18 

 email application including CV and three references/referees to Campbell

restaurant@noosasurfclub.com

 

Chef / Cook – Gumtree 6.11.18

Weare a vibrant and busy Backpacker Hostel, located in Noosa.

Weare seeking a friendly and highly motivated Chef with a strong work ethic, tojoin our restaurant team.

Thecasual role will involve assisting/directing the team to effectively help runthe restaurant.

Tobe successful in this role, you will;

·Haveprevious experience in a similar role.

·Bea self starter and have the ability, to work effectively,unsupervised and leadin a busy environment.

·Haveexperience in developing / directing staff and conducting a busy service.

·Displaygenuine passion for delivering consistent quality dishes,whilst maintaining a steadypace in achieving the nightly requirements.

·Havethe ability to think on your feet, solve possible ordering problems and ensurecustomer satisfaction.

·Beable to work a flexible roster, including weekends, evenings,and school holidayperiods.

·Demonstratea flexible attitude, to an ever changing workingenvironment.

·Beable to multi task, perform and effectively run a busyservice.

Toapply submit your application to;
Att Manager – noosahosteljob@gmail.com

This is a long term position, only applicationsvia E-mail will be considered.(Please do not attempt to apply via Phone callas no Phone applications will beconsidered)

Pleaseunderstandonly suitable applicants will be contacted.

Thankyou!

 

Graduation 2.11.18

On this beautiful sunny Friday afternoon we have to say goodbye to 11 Graduating students.

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Laia, Manami, Yeran & Josep are graduating from Lize’s Pre-Intermediate A Class.

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Sakiko is graduating from Jessie’s Pre-Intermediate C Class.

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Matteo & Julia are graduating from Sam’s Intermediate A Class.

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Tanja is graduating from Clare’s Intermediate C Class.

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Dylan is graduating from Aljali’s IELTS Class. 

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Melanie is graduating from Phil’s CAE A class. 

We hope you enjoyed your time at Lexis English Noosa! Happy travels.

 

 

 

 

HALLOWEEN FRUIT CARVING

This afternoon the Lexis Noosa students had a blast carving out some fruit!

The students were able to choose between a Watermelon, Rockmelon, Honeydew, Oranges, Pineapple or Capsicums.

They all looked amazing. But we did have to choose a winner…. Congratulations to the Honeydew team!!!

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HIIT Exercise Class

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This afternoon Lexis Noosa students participated in a HIIT class taught by our wonderful homestay coordinator Simona.

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The students were excited it get a little bit of exercise in before the weekend! But there were also many laughs and a lot of fun had.

In the class they did many different exercises such as squats, lunges, bridges and much more.

 

 

Graduating students 26.10.18

Lexis Noosa says goodbye to 12 graduating students this afternoon!

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We say goodbye to Honami from Elementary

Lukas, Lynn, Asako and Julian from Pre-Intermediate

Sereina, Aneeta, Cristina, Maiko, Ae, Sherry and Eric from Intermediate

We will miss you all!

How do I get an RSA certificate?

If you need a job which requires an RSA certificate please come to our Job Workshop to find out how to get your RSA! It’s on every Tuesday at 2pm with our amazing teacher Sam.

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A Responsible Service of Alcohol certificate allows you to work in businesses which serve alcohol.

It only takes a couple of days and costs around $80.00.

Please remember that you are an international student which means that you must complete the RSA through a Cricos registered institution.

See you at Job Workshop!

Ex-student visits!

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Suzie and students

Sayaka Nagano and Mika Aruga met in 2008 whilst studying at Lexis English Noosa in teacher Suzies class. They are still best friends and returned to Noosa to celebrate ten years since their wonderful student days here. There were tears and smiles when they discovered that Suzie was still teaching here and it was a beautiful reunion. Sayaka married an Australian and has settled in Sydney working as a Kindy teacher. Mika lives in Tokyo and works as a medical engineer.  They said that they have still kept in touch with many of their international classmates and will never forget their  happy carefree days as a student in Noosa.

Thank you for coming in and sharing your story with us Sayaka and Mika.

Let’s get our Zumba on!

What a great activity to get us through the middle of the week.

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The students had a blast dancing their afternoon away with the wonderful Nella from ZumbaNoosa!

There were many laughs and a lot of smiling faces.

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Hope you all enjoyed the afternoon!

Whats on this week 22.10.18

Check out what awesome activities we have on at Lexis Noosa this week.

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Looks like the students will be tired after all the exercise and fun they have this week.