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berrygirl21



Joined: 20 Aug 2012
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PostPosted: Fri Oct 05, 2012 4:13 pm    Post subject: BC in Malaysia Reply with quote

Can anyone tell me what it's like working for the British Council in Malaysia? I am looking at several job offers at the minute and was just hoping to get some info from teachers already out there........Please no pointless negativity, I just want the facts!!
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Tudor



Joined: 21 Aug 2009
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PostPosted: Fri Oct 05, 2012 4:39 pm    Post subject: Reply with quote

Can't tell you much really, but I briefly worked with a guy who spent three years there and he said it was a great job.

The salary seems pretty good for KL, but I think it's quite a tough place to get into, or so I've been told by BC teachers at other locations.
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scot47



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PostPosted: Thu Oct 11, 2012 12:45 pm    Post subject: Reply with quote

You do know that BC is like "Upstaiirs, Downstairs". Clear dichotomy between full-timers (Oxbridge) and the menials.
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sushikurva



Joined: 11 Dec 2006
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PostPosted: Fri Oct 19, 2012 11:16 am    Post subject: Reply with quote

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Tudor



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PostPosted: Fri Oct 19, 2012 9:29 pm    Post subject: Reply with quote

sushikurva wrote:
Having worked for the BC in a number of countries, my opinion is that despite the good salary and benefits, it is a lame, self-serving and fantastically hypocritical organisaion. In all the centres that I have worked, a frequent topic of conversation is the ridiculous things that have happened to people at the hands of the BC at various BC centres around the world.
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Such as?
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