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by Spawnboy99
Tue Apr 27, 2021 4:42 am
Forum: Forum 1. From Questions About ISS & Search to Anything and Everything About International Teaching
Topic: Covid Situation in Malaysia
Replies: 3
Views: 631

Re: Covid Situation in Malaysia

Thanks, yea I heard that too, I have an offer, currently overseas but have kept my eye on things the Government saying after Hari Raya another two-week closure of schools. Just hope the 4th wave isn't like other countries which are currently on the news as I have a family to consider.
by Spawnboy99
Sun Apr 18, 2021 4:46 am
Forum: Forum 1. From Questions About ISS & Search to Anything and Everything About International Teaching
Topic: Covid Situation in Malaysia
Replies: 3
Views: 631

Covid Situation in Malaysia

Any up to date information regarding the Covid situation in Malaysia?
by Spawnboy99
Tue Feb 02, 2021 3:33 am
Forum: Forum 2. Ask Recruiting Questions, Share Information. What's on Your Mind?
Topic: Reference
Replies: 1
Views: 769

Reference

Has anyone encountered someone from HR in regards to a job you have applied for, with two interviews now asking for Three Principals reference from your last three jobs? Finding it difficult to find a principal that I work with back in 2015 who has left the school. Can provide my current and the one...
by Spawnboy99
Sat Jan 23, 2021 6:09 pm
Forum: Forum 1. From Questions About ISS & Search to Anything and Everything About International Teaching
Topic: Step Down to Get on the Ladder
Replies: 2
Views: 904

Step Down to Get on the Ladder

2 STEPS BACKWARDS TO GO 4 STEPS FORWARD. 20 years experience, 16 years international and around 10 years of some form of leadership roles. Taught a variety of curricula from Cambridge, National, Foundation Stage, IPC, IEYC and a little of PYP. This year like many has been tough, do you believe in th...
by Spawnboy99
Tue Jan 19, 2021 4:32 am
Forum: Forum 1. From Questions About ISS & Search to Anything and Everything About International Teaching
Topic: External CV Company
Replies: 8
Views: 1586

External CV Company

Has anyone used an external CV company and had positive results, there was an interesting post on FB and teachers were recommending a few different companies, some in the past where teaching but have since made a career change. They all seem to be doing the same things, for example, Teacher Resume, ...
by Spawnboy99
Thu Dec 03, 2020 2:48 am
Forum: Forum 1. From Questions About ISS & Search to Anything and Everything About International Teaching
Topic: What is your favourite 'thing' to teach and why?
Replies: 9
Views: 2133

What is your favourite 'thing' to teach and why?

Strange question, love to find out what teachers are thinking.

Looking from a Lower Years perspective
by Spawnboy99
Mon Nov 30, 2020 1:36 am
Forum: Forum 1. From Questions About ISS & Search to Anything and Everything About International Teaching
Topic: Schools that pay in local and foreign currency
Replies: 11
Views: 2377

Schools that pay in local and foreign currency

Just asking, for those people that get paid in both the local currency and a foreign currency. Schools are giving you the option if you would like your foreign currency paid in (Yen, USD, Pounds) etc and not of your home country (passport). Even some are paying this in Cash each month. When teachers...
by Spawnboy99
Mon Nov 23, 2020 11:11 pm
Forum: Forum 1. From Questions About ISS & Search to Anything and Everything About International Teaching
Topic: Thank you email
Replies: 3
Views: 1025

Thank you email

After an interview how many people write a quick note expressing thanks etc, if you do what do you write without sounding to overbearing. The interview process is still ongoing and probably the school will be still interviewing until late December.
by Spawnboy99
Wed Nov 11, 2020 7:19 am
Forum: Forum 1. From Questions About ISS & Search to Anything and Everything About International Teaching
Topic: VPN For China
Replies: 6
Views: 1593

VPN For China

What is the best VPN out on the market now for China? So many to choose from what are people using and have you had any issues with them.
by Spawnboy99
Wed Nov 04, 2020 1:37 am
Forum: Forum 1. From Questions About ISS & Search to Anything and Everything About International Teaching
Topic: Pollution Levels in SEA
Replies: 11
Views: 3033

Pollution Levels in SEA

Pretty subjective but we did live in Malaysia (KL). What would be the order for the following countries in regards to pollution levels over the course of a year? Let's just stick to capitals OK.

1) Malaysia
2) Singapore
3) Thailand
4) Vietnam
5) Indonesia'

Thanks
by Spawnboy99
Sat Oct 31, 2020 2:38 pm
Forum: Forum 1. From Questions About ISS & Search to Anything and Everything About International Teaching
Topic: Singapore Cost of Living and Salaries
Replies: 12
Views: 3138

Re: Singapore Cost of Living and Salaries

@teachermun. Thanks a salary for someone in our current situation, my wife could find work with a Japanese company, but nothing set in stone as of yet. People are saying around 10k SGD plus housing could be doable.
by Spawnboy99
Thu Oct 29, 2020 4:11 pm
Forum: Forum 1. From Questions About ISS & Search to Anything and Everything About International Teaching
Topic: Singapore Cost of Living and Salaries
Replies: 12
Views: 3138

Re: Singapore Cost of Living and Salaries

Thanks @ fine dude, Nothing set in stone, but will be a country that now is on my radar. There are so many schools there and of course and both end of the scale, so this information is useful to make a gage from. Regarding Health Insurance could you please expand on this, with Covid would be hard to...
by Spawnboy99
Thu Oct 29, 2020 1:18 am
Forum: Forum 1. From Questions About ISS & Search to Anything and Everything About International Teaching
Topic: Singapore Cost of Living and Salaries
Replies: 12
Views: 3138

Singapore Cost of Living and Salaries

Dear All, have posted a question on this and the private site but trying to seek out information in regards to the cost of living in Singapore and what would be a salary that could support a family of three, one person working and a 4-year-old and still having a comfortable lifestyle. I understand t...
by Spawnboy99
Thu Oct 22, 2020 5:27 pm
Forum: Forum 1. From Questions About ISS & Search to Anything and Everything About International Teaching
Topic: HCIS Mandalay
Replies: 1
Views: 803

HCIS Mandalay

Anyone has any info on this school understand they may have two campuses.
by Spawnboy99
Sat Sep 19, 2020 6:47 am
Forum: Forum 1. From Questions About ISS & Search to Anything and Everything About International Teaching
Topic: Pastoral Care in Schools
Replies: 2
Views: 1121

Pastoral Care in Schools

Would like to ask what peoples experiences so far in Pastoral Care in their schools are and what they may consists of. Have things changed since C19. Have schools changed there lock down policies and what other things are your schools doing, are you doing a yearly child protection vetting etc. Thank...