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Junior Summer Programme in North Wales

This programme is postponed until 2023. Learn more about our 2022 Junior Summer Programme in Cardiff. Click here


  • a2
    I can communicate in a simple way and understand a few things in English.
  • b1
    I can communicate in familiar situations, but often make mistakes or don't have the vocabulary I need.
  • b1+
    I can speak and understand reasonably well and can use basic tenses but have problems with more difficult grammar and vocabulary.
  • b2
    Upper Intermediate
    I can communicate without much difficulty but still make some mistakes and misunderstand sometimes.
Which level should I apply for?

What’s provided?

  • 15 hours of General English per week with morning lessons from Monday to Friday
  • 2 sports, crafts or cultural activities per week
  • 1 SDG / Intercultural learning lesson
  • 2 half-day trips per week
  • 1 full-day trip per week
  • 6 evening activities per week
  • Residence full-board (single room en-suite)
  • Weekly laundry
  • Return airport transfers at a separate cost
Junior Summer Programme - North WalesPackage Price*
2 weeks£1,840
3 weeks£2,730
4 weeks£3,620
5 weeks£4,500

Course Details

Suitable for:
Groups & Individuals
Class Size:
Maximum 15 students
July-August 2023
11 - 17 years old


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This programme is postponed until 2023. Learn more about our 2022 Junior Summer Programme in Cardiff. Click here

If you think learning English is boring, think again!

Why North Wales is an amazing location?

It has sandy beaches, beautiful countryside and historical towns. This makes it the perfect home for our Junior Summer Programme. It is a great place for young learners, who are aged between 11 and 17, to experience an English adventure. The great range of activities and excursions we offer help make this a unique experience.

Facts about Wales

Why chose Bangor (North Wales) for this summer programme?

  • Bangor, is the oldest city in Wales, a great historic place.

  • Best student accommodation (WhatUni Awards, 2018)

  • Coastal location

  • Sports facilities

  • 24/7 on-site security

Engaging English Lessons

We have carefully designed our Young Learner Course. In their lessons, our young learners will take part in communicative activities which are presented through interesting topics. These topics are suitable for younger learners and teenagers. By the end of their course, younger learners should have:

  • The ability to speak with improved accuracy and pronunciation

  • Improved levels of fluency and confidence

  • An extended range of vocabulary and grammar

  • Improved speaking, reading, listening and writing skills and

  • A better understanding of English-speaking cultures.

Super Social Activities

Our social programme offers lots of different activities, such as:

  • Enjoyable and informative visits to towns and cities such as Manchester and Liverpool so that our young learners can discover some of the best cities in the UK.

  • Trips to local places of interest so that our young learners can learn more about the history and culture of Wales.

  • A good range of sports activities so that our young learners can keep fit and exercise. These include water sports and football.

  • Creative and entertaining evening activities so that our young learners can have fun and speak English with their new friends. These include discos, quizzes and crafts.

Celtic Care and Attention: Residential Staff

Our friendly and helpful residential staff are available all day and night to help make sure that our younger learners are cared for.

What is provided on our Junior Summer Programme?

Single Bedrooms

With a private en-suite bathroom for each room.

Full Board

Three meals a day

Laundry Service

Provided weekly

Free Wi-Fi

Across the accommodation and school

Return Airport Transfers

Arrivals and departures on Wednesdays, but at an additional cost

24/7 Supervision

Residential staff who live on site

Discover the offer that works best for you.


● 5% off individual bookings until 28th February

● 10% off sibling bookings (not on the 1st child)

● 5% off for returning students

Offers cannot be used in conjunction with each other or with any other offer.

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We take extra care of under 18s while they study English with us overseas.


We take care of all our students, but we take extra care of our younger students. Our staff understand that it may be their first time abroad to study English in another country. Parents and guardians can be reassured that we genuinely care about our students’ safety and well-being. Celtic is, after all, one big family. We have dedicated safeguarding officers to ensure we look after our under 18 students.

Here are some of the things we do to ensure the safety and well-being of our under 18 students:

  • All our staff receive training to work with under 18s.

  • It is compulsory for all under 18 students to book an airport transfer with us. One of our drivers will meet under 18s at the airport terminal upon arrival to safely bring them to Cardiff.

  • In Cardiff, all under 18 students have to stay with a local homestay provider.

  • We DBS and/ or police check all our staff.

  • We DBS check all of our homestay providers who provide homestay accommodation for under 18 students.

  • Our emergency number means that under 18s can contact a member of the team 24 hours a day.

  • We have enhanced attendance reporting procedures for under 18 students.

  • We have trained first-aiders who can deal with any emergencies.

In addition, our safety measures in our Junior Summer Programme in North Wales include:

  • Entry to our residence is by secure key-card.

  • Male and female students are placed in separate flats.

  • We have members of staff on-call during the night time to deal with any emergencies.

  • There is a security team at Bangor University who look after security on site.

  • Students are accompanied to and from class as well as on excursions and activities.

  • We have members of staff available during class times to deal with any problems.

  • Students have wristbands and cards with emergency contact details on.

  • If a student needs medical assistance, they’re always accompanied by a member of staff.

  • Any food allergies are catered for.

Students under 18 : Safeguarding Policies > Click here to read more

Celtic Care and Attention

Making sure our young learners are well-looked after and cared for is one of our main priorities.

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Bangor University

Bangor University is a safe, campus university which has modern, on-site sports and arts facilities. It is located in the heart of Bangor and is close to the seaside. It has been ranked as one of the Top 10 UK Universities for Student Satisfaction (2018) and was the winner of the Best Accommodation category in the What Uni Student Choice Awards in 2018.

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