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Q: do africans other than south africans get teaching jobs in china? any offers?

9 years 34 weeks ago in  Teaching & Learning - Guangzhou

 
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Apply online for every School's advert at echinacities. EVERY! There are more than 300 job adverts daily.
It doesn't matter, what School is asking for, just send your CV.

 

You must be aware, when School is asking for your photo, they probably have problem with 'skin color', and they want white teacher. Chinese are racists, I would say probably 'unknowingly', in their defense!

 

It is not custom in China, that School would say to job candidate: 'Thank you! We are not interested in your work or appearance.'

They will just skip you, and forget you.  

You won't get reply on most of your sent CVs. Never mind! Just keep applying for job offers.

You should keep sending replies to new job offers even when you're already secured job. 

That's online work!

 

If you are in China already, visit ALL Public Schools, Language Schools and Training Centers in the city with your CV and credentials.

 

I consider applying for new position in China as my part-time job. I am applying for new positions constantly.

Non - native, white teacher's advice!

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I'm South African and going to Dalian soon. Don't know of other Africans.  Best of luck.

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yes they do. only the lucky ones.
if you have lived in UK or USA for more than 5 years thats a plus. Good luck

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Hulk:

Be careful with that school in particular. Read the contract... it's not pretty. Seems like other foreigners have died there...

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You must deduct 'housing' from your salary: 7500 - 1500 (housing)= 6000 Rmb.

Typical Chinese offering trick.cool

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It's highly possible, just don't listen to white guys advices no

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Apply online for every School's advert at echinacities. EVERY! There are more than 300 job adverts daily.
It doesn't matter, what School is asking for, just send your CV.

 

You must be aware, when School is asking for your photo, they probably have problem with 'skin color', and they want white teacher. Chinese are racists, I would say probably 'unknowingly', in their defense!

 

It is not custom in China, that School would say to job candidate: 'Thank you! We are not interested in your work or appearance.'

They will just skip you, and forget you.  

You won't get reply on most of your sent CVs. Never mind! Just keep applying for job offers.

You should keep sending replies to new job offers even when you're already secured job. 

That's online work!

 

If you are in China already, visit ALL Public Schools, Language Schools and Training Centers in the city with your CV and credentials.

 

I consider applying for new position in China as my part-time job. I am applying for new positions constantly.

Non - native, white teacher's advice!

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Definitely yes, I know Nigerians teaching in China. Some schools actually care more about your qualifications than your skin color. Anyway you don't want to work for people who care about your appearence more than your skills.

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ghana is a english speaking country in africa s africa is there 2 nd language they speak africana as a 1 st language

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There's two Ghanan teachers in my city.

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Just send another picture, once you're there, you're there! Your job is to make them like you!

I did that when i was pregnant 'coz no one wanted to hire me for "security reasons"

Good luck!

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Wooohaao...what an idea... probably blocking the road for qualified teachers...

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I'm a qualified teacher, only i was pregnant and believe me there's enough jobs out there for everyone!

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Dont you worry, am ugandan here Overloaded with teaching jobs here in beijing, u just have to get contacts of agents who will connect u, they like us coz we tend to accept a slightly cheaper fee and we are reliable, we teach for more years than whites who just come here for vacation, show alot of energy while doing your demos. Dont get tired of calling agents, i know of over 50 REAL BLACKS teaching here in beijing....skin colour aint an issue of late, they actually prefer us...dont give up. Contact me for help on WeChat: 18511149949   goodluck

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Can I get a teaching job in Guangzhou? Non-native , Black

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