Seeking Singapore Primary school internship.

Discuss about getting a well paid job or career advancement. Ask about salaries, expat packages, CPF & taxes for expatriate.
Post Reply
rackel
Newbie
Newbie
Posts: 1
Joined: Tue, 22 Apr 2008 6:14 am
Location: Australia

Seeking Singapore Primary school internship.

Post by rackel » Tue, 22 Apr 2008 6:20 am

Hello!
I am an Australian University student in my final year of primary education. I am seeking a placement for a six week internship (unpaid) in Singapore to complete the requirements of my degree. Is there any teachers out there who can give me any advice or information on who I can contact that may take student teachers?

Thank you for your time,

Rachael :)

nowaydude
Member
Member
Posts: 30
Joined: Wed, 20 Feb 2008 12:49 pm
Location: SIN

Post by nowaydude » Tue, 22 Apr 2008 11:49 am

I would check out MOE's website - http://www.moe.gov.sg/

You should check if this experience qualifies you for the job you want - Australia? Here?

Most of such experiences I imagine are usually done through NIE here with their own teacher training program. I am unsure how a foreigner outside of this program would do this - - e.g., be assigned a school, get a teacher mentor in school, have a University supervisor and structure for your experience. ?

nowaydude
Member
Member
Posts: 30
Joined: Wed, 20 Feb 2008 12:49 pm
Location: SIN

Post by nowaydude » Wed, 23 Apr 2008 12:14 am

Oh, I would also talk to professors in your school in Australia to see if they have contacts and info. I think that if you do NOT want to work in Singapore, I wonder how you can argue to convince them to use resources to train someone who will leave? This would be a question that comes up, so a good answer should be prepared. :)

Best of luck

Post Reply
  • Similar Topics
    Replies
    Views
    Last post

Return to “Careers & Jobs in Singapore”

Who is online

Users browsing this forum: No registered users and 11 guests