Partners

Partnership Opportunities

English Skills Cafe (ESC) tests students' English skills immediately and guides them on their future training needs.


  • We assess students on their current English skill levels AND we advise them on the length of further English study they should undertake.

  • We are a neutral platform. We don't favour any country, college or agency.

  • Students can do the Tests as many times as they wish, from the comfort of their home or in your office or training facilities.

A wide variety of people and organisations partner with us:

  • Migration Agents
  • Education Agents
  • ESL Colleges
  • ESL & EFL Teachers
  • Government Departments
  • Universities & Vocational Colleges
  • Employers
  • Marketing Agents

Read more below about how we can work with you.

Migration Agents

English Skills Cafe helps you provide a better migration service to your student clients and their families:

  • Find out the student's actual skill levels now, with testing and assessment of their Speaking, Listening, Reading and Writing abilities.

  • View our advice on how many weeks your student client needs to study English full time to attain their language goal. This will help you prepare visa applications of appropriate duration for study and work.

  • No waiting or booking required. Results in minutes (maximum one hour), including formal Reports.

  • Students can take the tests at home or in your office.

  • Advice on whether a student is likely to pass IELTS, TOEFL or Cambridge tests.

  • Helpful advice on a student's readiness for vocational or tertiary studies.

  • Add value by verifying their identity.

We pay referral fees to agents who have their student clients take our Tests. You can register now as a Referring Agent.


We are currently compiling a Directory of Education & Migration Agents, soon to be published on our website, to help Students looking for assistance with visas and other migration matters. If you would like your Agency promoted in the Directory, let us know.


Make Contact now to learn more.

Education Agents

English Skills Cafe helps you provide more professional service to your student clients and their sponsors (employers, government scholarship providers and parents):


  • Find out the student's actual skill levels now.
  • Use our pre-enrolment language testing and assessment of your clients' Speaking, Listening, Reading and Writing skills.
  • No waiting or booking required. Results in minutes (maximum one hour), including formal Reports.
  • Advice on whether a student is likely to pass IELTS, TOEFL or Cambridge tests. Advice on a student's readiness for vocational or tertiary studies.
  • Reduce time consumed in handling complaints.
  • Eliminate stress.
  • Option to purchase tests in bulk.


We pay referral fees to Education Agents whose student clients use our service.


We also refer students through to participating ESC Agents in cities around the world. We are currently compiling a Directory of Education & Migration Agents, to be published on our website, to help Students looking for assistance with visas and other migration matters. If you would like your Agency promoted in the Directory, let us know.


You can apply to be a Referral Agent by Registering above (top right). Or make Contact to speak with us.

ESL Colleges

We provide ESL Colleges with bulk testing services. 


  • Assessment of ESL student macro-skills, within minutes.

  • Test multiple student applicants - either pre-enrollment, or on enrollment day.

  • See student results in minutes - via your own account and via email direct to your administration staff.

  • Review video & audio recordings of students in conversation with assessors.

  • Review written content of students' writing tests.

  • Match students to the most appropriate courses, in light of their assessed current abilities.

  • Run periodic testing to objectively assess progress.

  • Test students prior to travelling for overseas study.

  • Bulk purchasing.

  • Flexible scheduling.

  • Bulk administrative tools providing convenience and flexibility of deployment.


Make Contact now to learn more.

ESL & EFL Teachers

There are three opportunities for ESL and EFL Teachers to partner with English Skills Cafe:

 

 

Join us as an Assessor

 

You can apply to work with us part-time as an Assessor if you have:


  • significant experience teaching English exam and academic preparation courses

  • significant experience teaching a full range of general English

  • significant experience as an academic manager of English language courses

  • credentials with an internationally recognised certification organisation such as IELTS or TOEFL or Cambridge

 

To apply to become an Assessor, email us at info@englishskillscafe.com.

 

 

 

Moderation Exercises for Your Classes:

 

The online tests (Reading and Listening) have been calibrated with the participation of a number of language colleges in the UK, the USA, Canada, Ireland, New Zealand, South Africa, India, Singapore and Australia. You can use ESC to compare your class with those elsewhere.

 

 

Previews of future students before enrolment:

 

Watch your future students speak in an interview, and review their written work.

 

 

Make Contact to discuss Moderation Exercises or previewing your students.

 

 

Government Agencies

Government Agencies can use English Skills Cafe to provide rapid and inexpensive assessment of people applying for student, work or other visas. 

 

Our Reports include video recordings of speaking tests, allowing officials to see and hear for themselves what standard of language skills applicants really have.

 

Particularly useful for:

  • Immigration
  • Trade
  • Education
  • Foreign Affairs

 

Make Contact to discuss your requirements with us.

Universities & Vocational Colleges

Universities and Vocational Colleges can require incoming students to undertake the English Skills Cafe tests - either at home before they travel, or at time of enrolment:



  • Provides a check on student language levels, with professional English language teachers making the assessments.

  • Results provided within an hour, for one to all four core tests: Speaking, Writing, Listening and Reading.

  • Audible video footage of students, pre-enrolment, speaking to one of our Assessors.

  • Written work by students available.

  • Identity security.

  • Advice on whether a student is likely to pass IELTS, TOEFL or Cambridge tests.

  • Advice on a student's language readiness for vocational or tertiary studies.

  • Advice on how many weeks a student needs to study English full time to attain their language goal.

  • No waiting or booking required.

  • Testing can take place at your premises or by the student at home.

 

Make Contact to arrange a discussion about your requirements.

 

Employers

If you recruit and employ people who are not native English speakers, English Skills Cafe can aid your screening processes.  If you are funding English language tuition to help grow your employees’ abilities, we can help you with objective on-going monitoring and assessment of their progress.

 

English Skills Cafe provides employers with rapid and inexpensive testing of new recruits and staff members. Find out what English skill level your applicants and staff really have.

 

  • A guide on the language level of employees and prospective employees using professional English language teachers in student assessment.

  • Assessment of all four English macro-skills within maximum of one hour.

  • Audible video footage of interviews, speaking to one of our assessors.

  • View written work by the applicants.

  • Receive Reports on all four core skills

  • A maximum testing time allocation of 65 minutes.

  • Identity security function.
  • Bulk purchasing of tests.

  • Administrative tools giving administrators convenience and flexibility of deployment.

  • Advice on how many weeks an employee or prospective employee needs to study English full time to attain their language goal.

  • Advice on whether a student is likely to pass IELTS, TOEFL or Cambridge tests.

  • No waiting or booking required.

  • Testing can take place in your office.

 

 

To learn more about these opportunities, make Contact.

Marketing Agents

If you have contacts and networks in the ESL profession, you can play a part in promoting English Skills Cafe - to students, migration and education agents, educational institutions, corporations and governments.


The simplest way to do so is to register as an Agent, use our promotional tools that allow us to track revenue that arises from your efforts. 


We also negotiate bespoke arrangements for mutual benefit, depending on your background and opportunities.


You can enrol yourself as an Agent from the Register tab above. Or make Contact to discuss your particular situation and opportunities with us.