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British Institutes
English As A Second Language Teacher was asked...5 September 2018

Where have you taught? Which course books have you used? What ages have you taught? Can you teach me something now?

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I don't remember now, but in any case, they're dependent on the experience you have! Less

I have only taught biology and science to my juniors classes , nothing specific.

"Do you want to die in Japan, or die in your own country?"

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I did not answer.

NOVA (Japan)

why do you want to work for nova

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I want to use my profession even when i am currently living in Japan.

English Program in Korea

Q: Where I would like to be placed and also, how I would handle disruptive students and transitioning into a rural setting.

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Honestly and to the best of my knowledge.


Previous teaching experience?

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None, but relatable experience. (Complementary experience was enough for the interviewers, and I was offered the position). Less

Engoo Tutors

How would you explain the word 'exhilarating' to your student?

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It is an adjective and we use this word to describe feelings. Exhilarate- make (someone) feel very happy, animated, or elated. Less

HESS International Educational Group

How do you handle miscommunication/language barrier/culture shock?

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Patience, kindness, and not having expectations.


Give a demo session, general questions

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I had to do a demo session, answer easy general questions.

EF English First

Describe a stressful situation at work. How did you handle it?

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As long as you don't say you got angry, or indicated that you are unstable or erratic in your behavior, there is no wrong answer. They look for key words like 'angry', 'argumentative' ect, and those will likely disqualify you form consideration. Less

They asked if I had a TEFL or TESOL certification.

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I don't have a TEFL/TESOL certification. While it's preferred, it's not required for every position. Less

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