Teach English in Hong Kong - NET Scheme 2018

In partnership with the Hong Kong Education Bureau, Teachanywhere offers an opportunity for Australian & New Zealand teachers to experience vibrant, cosmopolitan Hong Kong.

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Teaching in Hong Kong


Teachanywhere is the official provider of Native-speaking English Teachers (NETs) from Australia and New Zealand to Hong Kong state schools. Considered integral to the education system in Hong Kong, there are now hundreds of English teachers employed each year at both Primary and Secondary levels. The programme aims to both provide an authentic English teaching and learning environment for students, and also to share and promote innovation in teaching to meet the needs of local students. Please note: due to retirement rules, teachers must be age 58 or under by August 2018, and all applicants MUST be able to attend a face-to-face interview in Australia or New Zealand during January or March 2018.

 

The package

 

In addition to the opportunity to live in exciting Hong Kong, the NET Scheme offers an excellent package, with salaries ranging from HK$28,865 to HK$67,065 per month, plus accommodation allowance, return airfares for teacher and family members, relocation allowance, and medical insurance, plus contract completion and performance bonuses. Contracts are for 2 years, renewable.

Requirements

  • For the primary scheme, teachers must have:

    • Bachelor degree (preferably in English Literature or Language) and a PGDE/PGCE or equivalent
    • Bachelor of Education plus a TEFL qualification (100hrs minimum with a teaching practicum component of at least 6 hours)
    • Bachelor degree in any subject plus a TEFL qualification (100hrs minimum with a teaching practicum component of at least 6 hours)

    Preference is given to applicants with training and experience teaching EAL, but new graduates are also welcome.

    Please note: due to retirement rules, teachers must be age 58 or under by August 2018, and all applicants MUST be able to attend a face-to-face interview in Australia or New Zealand during January or March 2018.

  • For secondary, the requirements are:

    • Bachelor degree & PGDE/PGCE, at least one of which majors in English/ESL
    • Bachelor degree & PGDE/PGCE in any subject, and a TEFL qualification (preferably at Diploma level, though Certificates are also accepted)
    • Bachelor degree in any subject plus a Masters of TEFL
    PLUS
    • At least 1 year post graduate teaching experience of English or English as a Second or Foreign Language at Secondary level or above.

    Preference is given to applicants with training and experience teaching EAL.

    Please note: due to retirement rules, teachers must be age 58 or under by August 2018, and all applicants MUST be able to attend a face-to-face interview in Australia or New Zealand during January or March 2018.

  • How can I start an application or find out more?

    Please email your current CV to hongkong@teachanywhere.com

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