• August 31, 2015

Discrimination in hiring English teachers | Podcast

 

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ESL teachers in Vietnam have a higher chance to find a job if they are native speakers of English and if they are Caucasians.

  • August 31, 2015

Discrimination in hiring English teachers | Video

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In Vietnam there is a high level of discrimination in hiring English teachers. Of course, everybody is asking for native speakers of English and those who are not are usually not hired.

  • August 31, 2015

Authorities in Vietnam has started deporting foreign teachers working on tourist visa | Podcast

 

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No, Vietnamese authorities DID NOT start deporting foreign teachers working on tourist visa, at least not yet. There are quite a few online resources that state that ESL teachers in Vietnam who work on tourist visa have been deported. Personally, I never heard such thing.

  • August 30, 2015

Apply for an English teaching position even if you don’t meet the requirements | Video

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I think everybody should apply for an ESL teaching job even if he doesn’t meet the requirements. Watch the video and find out why I think so.

  • August 30, 2015

Apply for an English teaching position even if you don’t meet the requirements | Podcast

 

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Here is the reason why I think everybody who is looking for an English teaching job should apply for all of the jobs out there even if he doesn’t meet the job’s requirements.

  • August 30, 2015

Am I too old to teach ESL abroad? | Podcast

 

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I have seen many senior citizens teaching English in Vietnam without having any problems finding a job.

  • August 30, 2015

Am I too old to teach ESL abroad? | Video

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Many people wonder if an old man (over 50 years old) can find an ESL job in Vietnam. Yes, he can! I have met many English teachers in Vietnam who are over 50 years old.

  • August 29, 2015

Do most schools only hire native speakers of English? | Podcast

 

Many schools only hire native speakers of English but that doesn’t mean non-native speakers of English can’t find a teaching English job. Listen to this podcast episode and find out how a non-native speaker of English can find a job as a teacher of English in Vietnam.

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  • August 29, 2015

Do most schools only hire native speakers of English | Video

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In this video I answer a question that comes from one of my YouTube viewers. The question is “Do most schools only hire native speakers of English?” and it is related to ESL teachers and Vietnam.

  • August 6, 2015

The best ESL game to talk about countries | Podcast

 

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This ESL game focuses on asking and answering questions about countries. It is a great activity to do in classroom and ESL students really enjoy it.