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by Boru500
26 Aug 2015, 15:57
Forum: Jobs Discussion
Topic: Wages and the cost of living in Czech Republic
Replies: 1
Views: 5157

Wages and the cost of living in Czech Republic

Hello I'm thinking about taking a TEFL job in Prague. The work is around 26 hours a week with a payment of 10,000 Czech korunas before tax. Accommodation is provided and bills are paid for. We also get luncheon vouchers and get our travel expenses between classes paid for. Can anybody say if this is...
by Boru500
26 Aug 2015, 15:51
Forum: Jobs Discussion
Topic: CV advice
Replies: 3
Views: 5852

Re: CV advice

Thank you very much!
by Boru500
19 Aug 2015, 19:47
Forum: Jobs Discussion
Topic: CV advice
Replies: 3
Views: 5852

CV advice

Hello everyone I was wondering if I could get some solid advice on writing a CV for a TEFL job. I have done my research already but a lot of the advice I’ve found online has been contradictory. Is there anything I definitely need on my CV? Is there a definitive way to order it? I have recently got m...
by Boru500
20 Jun 2015, 12:16
Forum: Jobs Discussion
Topic: Country Suggestions
Replies: 16
Views: 11845

Re: Country Suggestions

Well as always your response was very informative, thanks a lot!
by Boru500
17 Jun 2015, 12:36
Forum: Jobs Discussion
Topic: Country Suggestions
Replies: 16
Views: 11845

Re: Country Suggestions

Hello again! Duly noted - I'd be happier living in a smaller town with less of a buzz and decent pay if a big city like Krakow is only a stone's throw away. Or would living in Krakow and commuting somewhere nearby to work be a realistic option? I'm guessing the school you worked at wasn't what you'd...
by Boru500
15 Jun 2015, 17:17
Forum: Jobs Discussion
Topic: Country Suggestions
Replies: 16
Views: 11845

Re: Country Suggestions

That does help. Krakow interests me a lot but I will heed your advice!

I'll probably take a look at places offering jobs nearby, but I'm guessing the closer the schools are to the big cities the less jobs they have to offer?
by Boru500
12 Jun 2015, 17:50
Forum: Jobs Discussion
Topic: Country Suggestions
Replies: 16
Views: 11845

Re: Country Suggestions

Thanks very much for your helpful responses, everyone. Btw, your 'Teaching in Europe' guide is very helpful! I'm leaning more towards Europe at the minute, specifically Poland and Czech Republic. As I said, at this stage I'm not too worried about money, but would the wages I make in countries such a...
by Boru500
07 Jun 2015, 18:06
Forum: Jobs Discussion
Topic: Country Suggestions
Replies: 16
Views: 11845

Country Suggestions

Hello everyone I am a soon-to-be 25 year old, Irish, single, male who is undertaking a CELTA course over the summer and I was wondering if anyone has any recommendations on where to teach? I’m not just using CELTA as an opportunity to see the world and I would be interested in career progression, bu...