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Move to Singapore?

Discussion in 'Career clinic' started by Henry1988, Jan 27, 2020.

  1. Henry1988

    Henry1988 New commenter

    Hi everyone,

    I am expecting to see whether I get offered a position in a really good school n Singapore and because if I do receive the offer I will have to respond almost immediately, I am contemplating whether to move to Singapore. I have been in KL for the last 3 years and have been to Singapore multiple times, so I like the city. My issue is whether S$8.500 (gross, which works out just under 8000 nett after 183 days when you become resident-according to gov website at least) is enough to enjoy not a luxurious, but a comfortable expat single life. The school told me that most teachers who live around there, which is not in the centre, pay between 2000-2500 for a one bed flat. I'd appreciate your help in the issue, especially from colleagues who live there. Happy Chinese New Year!
     
  2. Skeoch

    Skeoch Lead commenter

    Try posting under Teaching Overseas: you'll get more response.
     
  3. Henry1988

    Henry1988 New commenter

    Thank you
     

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