Finding Job in Singapore

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Finding Job in Singapore

Post by uchuu_jin » Wed, 02 Jun 2004 9:11 pm

Hi.. I'm from Indonesia currently looking for a job in singapore as Graphic Designer or teacher.. is there any indonesian that manage to get job in Singapore and share their experience with me.. like how do u find a job? etc, etc

I'll be gladful for it.. thanks alot

linda

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Looking for jobs in singapore?

Post by josephnzm » Thu, 09 Jul 2009 12:50 pm

if you are a young graduate with a degree in arts/humanities, chances are that its extremely hard to find a job in singapore. only sectors such as biomedical, science, enginering, finance will there be potential vacancies for overseas graduates.

one of the best options is teaching english especially if you are a native english speaker. I have recommended friends to take a TESOL, (qualification to teach english) so that they can stay and work in singapore with a decent pay above 2500 singapore dollars (about 1800 USD), or even work in the region (SE Asia, China etc.)

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good luck.

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Post by Saint » Thu, 09 Jul 2009 12:53 pm

The original posting is over 5 years old :roll:

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Post by sundaymorningstaple » Thu, 09 Jul 2009 2:07 pm

Worse still, the poster thinks 1800 USD is a good salary. I guess if you still lived with your parents it would be. :roll:
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Post by TommyD » Fri, 10 Jul 2009 5:48 pm

It sounds close enough for us!

if anyone is looking for an expat english teacher with a degree (yes university degree, masters actually) in teaching both English and German please pm me and we can send her cv.

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Post by _senob_ » Tue, 25 Aug 2009 10:17 pm

Hello!

Do you know someone that is working in a School here in a Singapore a teacher or any IT position, I have an upcoming interview with one of the schools here in Singapore and I want to have an idea or information about the system, do they have do's and dont's, what u cannot say, working environment, something like that because the schol environment from where I grew up is different...I hope you can help me.

If there's already an existing thread about this, please let me know or if this is off the topic, I would appreciate it very much! =)

Thank you!

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Post by madura » Sun, 06 Sep 2009 5:26 pm

sundaymorningstaple wrote:Worse still, the poster thinks 1800 USD is a good salary. I guess if you still lived with your parents it would be. :roll:
well well, I know many expats (especially from the region) who are cashing in 1800 USD per month and they are not living with their parents, thank you very much :wink:

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Post by sundaymorningstaple » Sun, 06 Sep 2009 7:20 pm

Yes, but are they renting their own homes? Or are they renting a room somewhere in a HDB flat? If they are married, are both working? If so, then the household income would be substantially more than 2500/mo wouldn't it. I daresay, it would be rough going to maintain on that salary here and having to rent your own apartment.

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Post by onlyvictor » Tue, 15 Sep 2009 12:12 am

If you rent a house in HDB, it should be affordable at 4-500 bucks a room isnt it?

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