If teaching in a setting with larger groups of children and colleagues is what you want, then the choice of a school would be suited for you.
In Hong Kong, the schooling system is separated into:
* Kindergarten: pre-school education
With pupils between the ages of 2 – 5
* Primary School: Primary 1 – 6 (equivalent to Year 1 – 6)
With pupils between the ages of 6 – 11
* Secondary School: Secondary 1 – 6 (equivalent to Year 7 – 13)
What to expect when working in schools:
The full time working days, include Monday to Friday. With an early start of 8AM and ending the day at 4:30PM. Some schools may require you to work on a Saturday from 8AM to 1PM.
This will only occur once or maximum twice a month. These hours are subject to change depending on the school’s own timetable.
The starting salary for a new NET is between $20,000 – $23,000 HKD per month.