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Bronze Boarding

From £200 per term


This service is only available to boarding students from Hong Kong, Macau and Taiwan

This programme is suitable for students with a Boarding Place at a UK Independent
School who do not feel the need for regular visits or reports. This programme is designed to offer the essential services without compromising the safety of the student.

This programme includes:
• An airport welcome
• Arrangement of transport to/from the airport charged to expenses lodgement
• A visit to your child during the first two weeks of school
• Host family accommodation during exeats and half term breaks
• Full Inspection and thorough checks carried out on the host family
• Transport to/from host family
• Immediate transmission of school reports, or any significant event or incident
• Control of payments from expenses lodgement
• Other travel arrangements charged to the expenses lodgement
• 24 hour emergency cover, 7 days a week, 365 days a year by Alpha Team


Independent Boarding

This programme is suitable for students aged 7 to 19 years of age with a boarding place at a UK Independent School. It is designed to give students a full package of care within the confines of their school.
The student will have the full services of the Alpha Guardianship Team, who are based within 60 minutes of the school.
This programme includes:
• An airport welcome
• Arrangement of transport to/from the airport charged to expenses lodgement
• Regular contact with the student and school by the Alpha Team
• Regular updates with parents/agents
• Immediate contact if any significant event or incident occurs
• Termly written reports
• Monitoring of child’s wellbeing and academic progress
• Advice and assistance on personal and academic matters
• Attendance at school functions e.g. parents evenings, award nights
• Arrangement of host family accommodation during half terms/exeats
• Regular inspection of host families, including enhanced DBS checks
• Arrangement of transport to/from host family
• Control of payments from Expenses Lodgement
• Other necessary travel arrangements
• 24 hour emergency cover, 7 days a week, 365 days a year by Alpha Team


How to Apply

Please complete the enquiry form here and we will send you an application form for you to fill in, and a list of supporting documentation that is required.

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