Tag Archives: First post abroad

International Schools- what to expect, look out for in your first international school.

International Schools recruit via Skype and then overseas in cities across the UK. How do you know the exciting job offer and contract that follows is all that the enthusiastic Headteacher says it is? Everyone always says ‘research’ is the … Continue reading

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So why did you leave the UK?

I left the UK a year ago to join a growing number of teachers who had left for sunnier, Ofsted-free climes. I remember talking to my union rep in the countdown to my departure, she asked if I knew how … Continue reading

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England V The World.

It was a windy and cold December when my friend of 5 years arrived in The Crown. He looked bronzed and beautifully happy, a far cry from the days we spent in there,  crying into our beermats bemoaning the SLT and poor … Continue reading

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