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Good-looking teachers

Discussion in 'Teaching abroad' started by MayaJones, Oct 17, 2019.

  1. MayaJones

    MayaJones New commenter

    School in Vietnam currently advertising in TES looking for attractive teachers with an inspiring voice ;-)



    – Be good-looking, have an accurate pronunciation and an inspiring voice

    – Love children and understand mental age

    – Be proactive and able to work under high pressure
     
  2. dumbbells66

    dumbbells66 Lead commenter

    damn.... thats me out then :(
     
    TeacherMan2019, yasf, mermy and 2 others like this.
  3. moscowbore

    moscowbore Lead commenter

    Amazed this advert was accepted by the TES.
     
  4. february31st

    february31st Established commenter

    Many primary schools in the ME are staffed with young, single, female, blonde, blue eyed teachers for some apparent reason.

    Nothing new in this, its why you add a photo to your application.
     
    towncryer likes this.
  5. mermy

    mermy Occasional commenter

    I've just found the ad. Looks like you only need to be good-looking for that particular position. There are two more positions and us ugly ones can apply for those.
     
  6. Oli_K

    Oli_K New commenter

    Any links, I can't see the job on here.
     
  7. T0nyGT

    T0nyGT Lead commenter

    RoadToRags, towncryer, tb9605 and 2 others like this.
  8. Oli_K

    Oli_K New commenter

    Thanks,
    Already not got a great reputation as an employee, I can see why.
     
    yasf likes this.
  9. T0nyGT

    T0nyGT Lead commenter

    Strangely, I can't find a single picture of the Headteacher, in any sort of 'Welcome to our school' bumf on the website. It's the first school I've seen without this which leads me to believe the headteacher is so unattractive that the owners keep him in a cellar, chained to the wall as to not ruin the beautiful image of the staff body.
     
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  10. T0nyGT

    T0nyGT Lead commenter

    I'm actually not that bad to look at, but my voice is so horrifically uninspiring that I feel it would be disingenuous of me to apply for the position.

    Oh well, plenty more fish
     
    motorhomer likes this.
  11. 576

    576 Established commenter

    Accurate pronunciation is surely incredibly relative, an American, Australian, cockney and geordie would likely all consider their, very different, pronunciation of words to be accurate.
     
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  12. 576

    576 Established commenter

    Clicked on the link.
    They interviewed me last year and never got back to me with a decision.
    I guess now I know what the feedback would have been.... Not attractive enough!
     
  13. SPC2

    SPC2 Occasional commenter

    I'd add someone else's.
     
  14. bigfatgit

    bigfatgit Occasional commenter

    I'd have to use a lithograph
     
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  15. BarryRiley

    BarryRiley New commenter

    How long does it take to send someone an email saying "thanks but no thanks" after a face-to-face interview.

    What a poorly run operation
     
  16. 576

    576 Established commenter

    I had reservations and that just reinforced them.
    Same thing happened with another school... That I also had reservations about.
     
  17. blue451

    blue451 Lead commenter

    Twelve days leave a year!!!!! Pah!
     
    576 likes this.
  18. Emeritusbc

    Emeritusbc New commenter

    I also have little regard for my safety. link please.
     
  19. SUPER.SUPPLY

    SUPER.SUPPLY Occasional commenter

    im heading straight for the advertisement now to see what they say. Beauty is in the eye of the beer holder, so I'd love to apply for the job and give them my very over sized rose tinted glasses to put on.
     
  20. SUPER.SUPPLY

    SUPER.SUPPLY Occasional commenter

    OMG IT SOUNDS AWFUL, 12 days a year holiday? id be running for the hills
     
    blue451 likes this.

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