Rural Teaching jobs https://www.gokunming.com/en/forums/thread/16276/rural-teaching-jobs Rural Teaching jobs - GoKunming Forum Tue, 26 May 2020 20:34:18 +0800 Rural Teaching jobs - Post by cosimo https://www.gokunming.com/en/forums/thread/16276/rural-teaching-jobs?page=2#post-110144 Hello. I have never taught English before. I do have a MA, so proud! Paid good money for it! Hoping to give teaching a go in Yunnan. I have lived in China before but never… Tue, 11 Feb 2020 01:07:27 +0800 https://www.gokunming.com/en/forums/thread/16276/rural-teaching-jobs?page=2#post-110144 Rural Teaching jobs - Post by Liumingke1234 https://www.gokunming.com/en/forums/thread/16276/rural-teaching-jobs#post-110151 You picked a bad time to teach in China because of the corona virus.… Tue, 11 Feb 2020 12:03:27 +0800 https://www.gokunming.com/en/forums/thread/16276/rural-teaching-jobs#post-110151 Rural Teaching jobs - Post by Liumingke1234 https://www.gokunming.com/en/forums/thread/16276/rural-teaching-jobs#post-110154 Also he's/she's never taught before! Oh boy are you in for a surprise.… Tue, 11 Feb 2020 18:14:43 +0800 https://www.gokunming.com/en/forums/thread/16276/rural-teaching-jobs#post-110154 Rural Teaching jobs - Post by JanJal https://www.gokunming.com/en/forums/thread/16276/rural-teaching-jobs#post-110155 @cosimo:

Perhaps you have different idea of "countryside" than what constitutes "rural countryside" in China, in Yunnan in particular?

In Yunnan most rural schools will not be able to pay you more than the "rural…
Tue, 11 Feb 2020 18:19:55 +0800 https://www.gokunming.com/en/forums/thread/16276/rural-teaching-jobs#post-110155
Rural Teaching jobs - Post by tigertigerathome https://www.gokunming.com/en/forums/thread/16276/rural-teaching-jobs#post-110158 If you want a low pressure job, then go to a low pressure culture. I know teachers in Laos who say the teaching environment and people are wonderful.
Education in China is a pressure cooker.…
Tue, 11 Feb 2020 20:35:33 +0800 https://www.gokunming.com/en/forums/thread/16276/rural-teaching-jobs#post-110158
Rural Teaching jobs - Post by tigertiger - moderator https://www.gokunming.com/en/forums/thread/16276/rural-teaching-jobs#post-110159 ***Topic tidied up***
No personal attacks, see posting…
Tue, 11 Feb 2020 20:38:47 +0800 https://www.gokunming.com/en/forums/thread/16276/rural-teaching-jobs#post-110159
Rural Teaching jobs - Post by The_Dude https://www.gokunming.com/en/forums/thread/16276/rural-teaching-jobs#post-110160 There are several charity and NGO programs that place English teachers in rural schools around Yunnan. Food and board should be covered but you won't recieve a salary beyond some token sum. As others said… Tue, 11 Feb 2020 22:57:12 +0800 https://www.gokunming.com/en/forums/thread/16276/rural-teaching-jobs#post-110160 Rural Teaching jobs - Post by herenow https://www.gokunming.com/en/forums/thread/16276/rural-teaching-jobs#post-110162 @cosimo: I think a lot of the critical feedback others have given above is appropriate and correct for most people.

However, if you're the type who enjoys weeks-long back-country hiking treks, including camping or sleeping…
Wed, 12 Feb 2020 07:57:36 +0800 https://www.gokunming.com/en/forums/thread/16276/rural-teaching-jobs#post-110162
Rural Teaching jobs - Post by Ocean https://www.gokunming.com/en/forums/thread/16276/rural-teaching-jobs#post-110177 @cosimo
With no TEFL/TESOL qualification and no teaching experience you cannot qualify for a work visa to teach anywhere in China. You won't get a legitimate teaching job, city or countryside. If you try to…
Wed, 12 Feb 2020 21:56:36 +0800 https://www.gokunming.com/en/forums/thread/16276/rural-teaching-jobs#post-110177
Rural Teaching jobs - Post by Liumingke1234 https://www.gokunming.com/en/forums/thread/16276/rural-teaching-jobs#post-110178 Especially now when everyone is under a microscope especially foreigners because of the corona virus.… Wed, 12 Feb 2020 23:59:53 +0800 https://www.gokunming.com/en/forums/thread/16276/rural-teaching-jobs#post-110178