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Nord Anglia?

Discussion in 'Teaching abroad' started by NCC-1701-D, Nov 29, 2017.

  1. NCC-1701-D

    NCC-1701-D New commenter

    Is Nord Anglia a good chain of schools to work for? Salary/Conditions/Housing etc.

    I’m thinking of the schools in Central Europe rather than further afield?

    Thanks in advance

  2. HelenREMfan

    HelenREMfan Star commenter

    What's your subject area ?
    They have done an amazing liaison with the Julliard school in New York and a project with the United Nations. They are a global school. Pm me if you wish
  3. willow78

    willow78 Occasional commenter

    I've worked for two of their schools, one in Europe if you want to send me a message
    ameliab888 likes this.
  4. Teachallover

    Teachallover Occasional commenter

    Have PM’d you
  5. grdwdgrrrl

    grdwdgrrrl Occasional commenter

    Some are good some are bad. The one we're at is good.
  6. percy topliss

    percy topliss Occasional commenter

    Will be interesting to see how long this thread lasts. They do not have the best reputation out here in the East, with one shining exception, they tend to take over a school....move in their own highly money (making) orientated management team and education comes rattling along behind.

    10 Days!

    DylanDa likes this.
  7. makhnovite

    makhnovite Established commenter

    10 days might be a bit generous Perce, (for the oldies among us) 'oil give it foive' - sorry that's meant to be in a Brummie accent!
    cookiemonster611 likes this.
  8. rouxx

    rouxx Lead commenter

    Doesn't he mean until Christmas rather than the life of the thread

    (I give it 10 hours!)
  9. percy topliss

    percy topliss Occasional commenter

    Aye.....til the hols...

    The thread...about as long as Cook bats this winter!
  10. february31st

    february31st Established commenter

    The money NA pays for adverts to the TES I am surprised its lasted this !
  11. NCC-1701-D

    NCC-1701-D New commenter

    PM’d you
  12. HelenREMfan

    HelenREMfan Star commenter

    There again being able to out a couple of thousand away each month isn't too bad is it Perce ?
    percy topliss likes this.
  13. VS400

    VS400 New commenter

    How’s the Northern Angel branch in Hong Kong? As a parent and a teacher
  14. lateralligator

    lateralligator New commenter

    Hey, would mind PMing me as well. Can't figure out how to and would love to know more about your experience. Thanks
  15. Roamingcharges

    Roamingcharges New commenter

    Likewise, would be keen to know more in a pm.
  16. george1963

    george1963 Occasional commenter

    I've only had two experiences of Nord Anglia. Once when they did an ITT for work from somewhere I was employed. The other when an old friend went to work for them (not as a teacher but management.)

    Neither were positive (allegedly.)
  17. percy topliss

    percy topliss Occasional commenter

    It certainly isn't. However I have never worked for this lot...I am just reporting what I have heard.....
    Have a great weekend, unless you work in the sand.

  18. grdwdgrrrl

    grdwdgrrrl Occasional commenter

    I should say, the one my partner is at is a good one. I'm at a totally dodgy operation just outside the city. Not only is he happy but my children have settled very well. One even said that he feels at home and accepted not like his last school (the one at the top of the hill penang).
    For us it's crucial we not only find a supportive place for us but for our kids. This one is good so far. Why am I not there, you may ask? Because I was hired first, for a new-ish school that only has a primary. My partner teaches in secondary and the two kids are in secondary.
    Helen-Back likes this.
  19. willow78

    willow78 Occasional commenter

    Which country are you in?
  20. grdwdgrrrl

    grdwdgrrrl Occasional commenter

    I sent you a conversation.

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