An Excellent opportunity for English Teachers in Taiwan
Date 2016-08-09 19:08:14 Location : Asia:Taiwan
This school are looking for candidates who are patient, flexible, enthusiastic, energetic and personable will be encouraged to apply. Applicants should also have a good sense of humor and genuinely enjoy working with children.
Expats in Taiwan have a distinct lifestyle, thanks to an interesting mix of western business culture and ancient Chinese traditions that permeate daily life.
If you live in one of the country’s modern cities it allows you access to first-class public transport and healthcare systems. Taiwan has one of the world’s highest populations densities, although you’re never far from the peace and quiet of its beautiful mountains – so sidestepping the crowds is easy.
The central mountain range which runs the length of the main island of Taiwan, divides the east and west of the island and dominating two-thirds of the land surface. The coastal plains of the west coast are home to about 80 percent of Taiwan’s population. Overlying the tropical and subtropical zones, Taiwan sports a tropical climate with a temperate climate in the north-land and the mountainous regions. Taiwan’s location is also subject to annual typhoons, which occur between the months of July and October. These consist of strong winds and heavy rain.
Most people in Taiwan have traditional values based on Confucianism, which include the principles of good conduct, practical wisdom, and proper social relationships. Values are changing, especially in urban areas. Since industrialization, women enjoy greater freedom and a higher social status, individual creativity is regarded as equally important as social conformity. English Teachers will find working with Taiwanese children a pleasure as they are attentive and hard working.
With its diverse and adventurous landscape, rich heritage, unique traditions and infamous night market scene, Taiwan offers a plethora of things to discover for a small green island.
About The School
The schools have more than 30 years of experience, in refining their selection and training process to put only the very best teachers in their classrooms. The school implements a symbiotic relationship between teaching and curriculum development. The teachers who write their materials also teach students and train with them. Being both an education and publishing company ensures that their teachers use the best methods to teach the most effective materials. They also recognize the inseparable relationship between reading and education, and through our bookstores, they support students, parents, and the public at large with their education philosophy.
Qualification And Requirements
The only requirements for this role are: Native English speaker and a bachelor degree in any field. You will be required to make a commitment for one year. (If you hold an associate degree you will be considered for the position if you also hold a TEFL certificate)
Salary:TWD 580 - 650ph
Duration: 1 year
14 days vacation per year
6-8 National Holidays per year
Contract completion bonus
TEFL Qualification after 1 year
HESS work permit and Visa provided
National health insurance