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by matt123
05 Apr 2015, 04:58
Forum: Jobs Discussion - Asia
Topic: Warning China Jingdezhen Comprehensive College
Replies: 6
Views: 10230

Re: Warning China Jingdezhen Comprehensive College

People in Jingdezhen told you who I was, but I don’t who you are. Where are you from? How old are you? Can you tell us about your background? Any degree? Which field? Sorry, but except your holidays in France, I haven’t found anything in your post as a base for professional discussion. What do I th...
by matt123
05 Apr 2015, 03:30
Forum: Jobs Discussion - Asia
Topic: 2015 Foreign Teacher Requirements & Qualifications
Replies: 16
Views: 9366

Re: 2015 Foreign Teacher Requirements & Qualifications

‘Retail experience’ is not professional teaching experience and would probably do more harm than good on a resume. How about ‘Retail consultant’? Manual employment is looked down on throughout Asia. By 'experience', it's meant teaching experience. It’s true that China is desperate for teachers, pre...
by matt123
03 Apr 2015, 13:54
Forum: Jobs Discussion - Asia
Topic: 2015 Foreign Teacher Requirements & Qualifications
Replies: 16
Views: 9366

Re: 2015 Foreign Teacher Requirements & Qualifications

It is supposed to mean 2 years teaching experience, but in five years teaching in China, nobody ever bothered to check my experience. These days they are so desperate for teachers, not many people are being turned away so long as you have a real diploma and Z visa. For more insight visit http://chi...
by matt123
01 Apr 2015, 15:21
Forum: General Teacher Discussion
Topic: Getting started as an ESL teacher?
Replies: 1
Views: 2639

Getting started as an ESL teacher?

I will be completing my undergraduate degree in BA (hons) English Language at University of Manchester in June, and plan on teaching English abroad to gain professional experience, travel, and hopefully save a little money. It's not on the cards for me to do a PGCE right now, for many reasons, so I ...
by matt123
01 Apr 2015, 01:21
Forum: General Teacher Discussion
Topic: I need some initial advice please?
Replies: 1
Views: 2494

I need some initial advice please?

Hi, This might be long-winded so please bear with me, I've got a lot of questions. I'm currently in my final semester of university studying English Language (linguistics faculty) at the University of Manchester. I plan on travelling with my fiancee shortly after finishing my degree, possibly for a ...