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Eastern Europe

Discussion in 'Teaching abroad' started by lowrysara, Oct 10, 2018.

  1. lowrysara

    lowrysara New commenter

    Hi all,

    I am currently teaching in the ME and have been here the last 6 years.
    I am hoping to move back to Europe and am particularly interested in Eastern Europe as have heard there are decent packages available for teachers there, money not my main motivation but I know how hard teaching and renting in UK and Ireland is.
    I’d really appreciate any advice from anyone living/teaching there now regarding applying for jobs, standard of living etc.
  2. tigi

    tigi Occasional commenter

    Eastern Europe can be a nice place to live. You get 4 distinct seasons and the travel opportunities are good. If you are used to a certain lifestyle that some ME expats seem to enjoy you might find it hard. There are good packages but the brunching and partying is much more toned down. In these cities many of the inhabitants hibernate all winter.

    Search for threads on Romania if you want more information.
    lottee1000 likes this.
  3. gulfgolf

    gulfgolf Established commenter

    Tigi is spot. Nice balance of lifestyle and package. You won’t earn silly money, but it’s decent.
  4. gulfgolf

    gulfgolf Established commenter

    Spot on. Tigi is spot on.
    Not spot. Nor spotty, sporty, spunky. Well, maybe. IDK, clearly.
    lottee1000 likes this.
  5. lowrysara

    lowrysara New commenter

    Thanks guys that’s great, I’ll look into that
  6. Ne11y

    Ne11y Occasional commenter

    I sent you a PM.
  7. lowrysara

    lowrysara New commenter

    Thanks, I'm new to this dont see where to open PM!
  8. Ne11y

    Ne11y Occasional commenter

    Click on your icon in the top right. You should have a message alert which you can click on.

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