Teaching at the Eurocentre

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Teaching at the Eurocentre

Postby Lobelt » 11 May 2012, 21:36

Hello Everybody,

I was going to apply for a job as a teacher at the Eurocentre Taipei.
Does anyone know what kind of questions they are asking at the interview?

Thank you for your answers.
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Re: Teaching at the Eurocentre

Postby Belgian Pie » 11 May 2012, 21:51

What's the Eurocentre?
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Re: Teaching at the Eurocentre

Postby Lobelt » 11 May 2012, 21:55

The Eurocentre is a language school for european languages.
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Re: Teaching at the Eurocentre

Postby PigBloodCake » 11 May 2012, 22:36

Belgian Pie wrote:What's the Eurocentre?


http://www.eurocentre.org/
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Re: Teaching at the Eurocentre

Postby zender » 12 May 2012, 01:08

I've heard that at the Eurocentre interview they ask, "Do you have any experience?"

So be prepared for that one. :neutral:

And get ready for, "Can you tell me a little about yourself?"

Not sure if they'll ask you where the *Center of Europe is, but that's the first question I'd ask if I were doing the interviews.

My second question would be, "Where is the world's largest sculpture that's made of TV sets?"

Third question? What is Purnuškės famous for?
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Re: Teaching at the Eurocentre

Postby PigBloodCake » 13 May 2012, 22:33

zender wrote:where the *Center of Europe is


The Germans will say Germany.

The French will say France.

And do you honestly think the Brits will even admit to being a part of Europe?

Frankly, as an interviewer, I would ask the number of coloring pens you would need to draw the flag of *ENGLAND*.





FAIL if you didn't answer 2.

EDIT: or 1 if you were drawing it on a white piece of paper.
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Re: Teaching at the Eurocentre

Postby Lobelt » 13 May 2012, 23:50

Well thank you for your answers.
I still have some time before the interview.
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Re: Teaching at the Eurocentre

Postby tomthorne » 13 May 2012, 23:56

PigBloodCake wrote:
Belgian Pie wrote:What's the Eurocentre?


http://www.eurocentre.org/


I clicked on the link, but the European Languages and Culture site appears to be in Chinese.
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Re: Teaching at the Eurocentre

Postby PigBloodCake » 14 May 2012, 09:25

tomthorne wrote:
PigBloodCake wrote:
Belgian Pie wrote:What's the Eurocentre?


http://www.eurocentre.org/


I clicked on the link, but the European Languages and Culture site appears to be in Chinese.


And they have a section for Chinese classes :eek:

I knew the Chinese were up to no good....world domination, I tell ya (starting with Europe).
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Re: Teaching at the Eurocentre

Postby the bear » 14 May 2012, 09:49

PigBloodCake wrote:
tomthorne wrote:
PigBloodCake wrote:
Belgian Pie wrote:What's the Eurocentre?


http://www.eurocentre.org/


I clicked on the link, but the European Languages and Culture site appears to be in Chinese.


And they have a section for Chinese classes :eek:

I knew the Chinese were up to no good....world domination, I tell ya (starting with Europe).


Eurocenter is owned by a French guy and is Franco-centric. If you interview with them just don't make any jokes about "cheese-eating surrender monkeys" and you'll be right.
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