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Chengdu Instagram

13.07.2017

Chengdu is a visually striking place! Check out these links and photos, or simply look Chengdu up on Instagram!

http://www.chengdu-expat.com/instagram/

 

Get to know Chengdu: The Chinese city packed with Insta-worthy street style

 

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Interview with Liam

10.07.2017

 

How long have you been in Chengdu/China and how long do you plan to stay?

Been in china a year a half and I plan to stay indefinitely as I am married.
Why did you choose to come to Chengdu/Sichuan and what do you like most about this part of China?
I decided to come to China as I wanted a new experience and to see a different culture. The weather was 1 reason I chose Sichuan as it is more similar to a British climate and it isn’t this too cold […]

Interview with Camille

10.07.2017

 

How long have you been in Chengdu/China and how long do you plan to stay?

I was in Chengdu/China for one term/semester.

Why did you choose to come to Chengdu/Sichuan and what do you like most about this part of China?

I applied to Beijing Teach. They introduced me to the opportunity in Chengdu. I thought this was balanced and did some research. The giant pandas, the ancient architecture, and Mandarin studies made me feel like it was definitely worthwhile to teach English in Sichuan.

Where do you teach/have […]

Interview with Sergio

10.07.2017

How long have you been in Chengdu/Chi­na and how long do you plan to stay?
Six months, and I plan to stay for a couple of years.
Why did you choose to come to Chengdu­/Sichuan and what do you like most about this part of China?
After looking at different options, this seemed as a nice option, combining the big city, the traditional China and a dynamic lifestyle.
Where do you teac­h/have been teaching and what age groups? What are the good and bad sides of that age group

Interview with Artem

10.07.2017

 

 

How long have you been in Chengdu/China and how long do you plan to stay?  

Chengdu is my first city in China, and i really like it. I’m here already 5 months, and have plans to stay at least for one year more.

 

Why did you choose to come to Chengdu/Sichuan and what do you like most about this part of China?

Chengdu is very famous and beautiful city, with nice climate, environment, with a lot of parks, squares, interesting and kind people.. so I decided to come here.

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Interview with Zareeka

10.07.2017

 

 

How long have you been in Chengdu/China and how long do you plan to stay?

I’ve been in Chengdu for 6 months and in China for 6 months. I plan on making China my forever home.

 

Why did you choose to come to Chengdu/Sichuan and what do you like most about this part of China?

At first I was open to moving any where in China,  but after doing research about Chengdu I thought this would be a better option.  I never seen pandas before and the big Buddha in […]

Interview with Jihan

10.07.2017

 

 

How long have you been in Chengdu/China and how long do you plan to stay?

I have been in China for six months now. Actually , my plan was one year , but I really want to stay longer because there are still more places to visit in China and one year is not enough .

 

 

Why did you choose to come to Chengdu/Sichuan and what do you like most about this part of China?

Sichuan province is one of the most beautiful and rich areas naturally […]

Interview with Adam

10.07.2017

How long have you been in Chengdu/China and how long do you plan to stay?

I have been in China for six months now. I originally planned to stay for a year, however I am now contemplating the idea of staying longer than I originally planned. I just don´t feel ready to leave China as off yet because I have had so much fun working in China and enjoyed the pleasure of meeting so many wonderful people.

Why did you choose to come to Chengdu/Sichuan and what do you like most about this part […]

Interview with Scott

7.07.2017

How long have you been in Chengdu/China and how long do you plan to stay?

I have been in China for the past 6 months.  This is my second stint in China,  The first time I was teaching in Deyang City for 5.5 years from Feb 2005 to July 2010.  This time the plan is for about 5 years as I am trying to get my degree here.

 

Why did you choose to come to Chengdu/Sichuan and what do you like most about this part of China?

I chose to […]

Interview with Rachel

7.07.2017

How long have you been in Chengdu/China and how long do you plan to stay?

I have been here since February 2015! It seems like only yesterday but over two years now. I plan to stay here until I have a day where I consider Chengdu boring!

 

Why did you choose to come to Chengdu/Sichuan and what do you like most about this part of China?

I saw the advert originally posted online with a massive list of benefits. Low living costs, culturally rich, TESOL, Chinese classes etc. the biggest reason […]

Enfly Programme Guide

3.07.2017

Lots of Good information in our Enfly Programme Guide for prospective teachers to look through […]

Interview with Louisa

28.03.2017

Louisa taught with us last year, and we asked her a few questions about her experience.

Please can you introduce yourself?

Hi my name’s Louisa and I worked in Chengdu as an ESL teacher for Enfly between Feb 2016- Jan 2017

What was your experience of Chengdu like?

Being in Chengdu was a really eye opening experience into another culture. I learnt so much more from living and working there than I expect I could have just traveling through. I made a couple of life long friends from Chengdu and met many lovely welcoming individuals […]

Enfly Education Meal

13.02.2017

Here are some pictures from the Enfly Education meal […]

New TEFL-in-China Training

10.02.2017

A Few Pictures from our 2017 Enfly Education Study Programme, beginning with the TEFL-in-China training:

TEFL-in-China Certification

10.02.2017

Please be aware that the TEFL-in-China Certificate is provided for free to all those who finish the course successfully, and complete the contract with us.

In the event of a Student leaving their contract early, they still have the right to receive the certificate, but must pay Enfly for the cost of the course. Otherwise, Enfly reserve the right to keep hold of the certificate […]

Jodi’s Experience – Enfly Education Testimonial and Review

16.08.2016

Student Program – TEFL in China Course

29.06.2016

Enfly Education are thrilled to be able to offer our Students on the Study Program a course from TEFL in China – tefl.chinajob.com – which is run by SAFEA (Chinese Foreign Expert Bureau).

 

At the time of writing, Enfly Education are the only company in the Sichuan Province to offer this prestigious program. All Students who complete the program successfully will become TEFL Certified […]

Rachel’s Experience – Enfly Study in China Student Program

9.05.2016

To sum up my experience of teaching English in China with Enfly, I would say it has been nothing short of interesting, eye opening and culturally rich.

From the very beginning I was shown nothing but warm welcomes, an abundance of hospitality and some amazing food!!

My life in China is extremely easy, I have work less than twenty hours a week, I love the cost of living and I’m a massive fan of massages for £5/£6. What makes life in China so relaxed and so easy is the general slow pace of the Chengdu people! I love […]

Medical Examination Proceedure

26.04.2016

When arriving in China, all Students will be subject to a medical examination. Enfly Education will help to arrange this for our Students. The cost of the examination is 441RMB at time of writing.

 

Here is a link to an ex-pats personal experience of the medical proceedure:

 

http://www.china-expats.com/Health_CnCheck.htm

The Process for applying for the Z Working Visa

16.02.2016

Stage One:

1)    Qualificationto apply for work permit from Foreign expert Bureau(FEB) of China

Qualification for oral foreign language teacher:

(a) no morethan 65 years old.

(b) at least Bachelor degree and two years teaching experience after graduation

(c) must come from native language countries( the language they teach must be their country’s native language)

 Qualification for professional teacher:

(a)   The teaching content that they teach should be their major in the university, no nationality requirement, the other requirements are the same as the Oral foreign language teacher.

 

Stage Two […]