Teacher’s Tax Rebate Made Simple

As a foreign teacher working in the UK, it took me a couple of years to work out the tax system and how to make the most of it. You mean I don't have to submit a tax return each year? The tax year starts from April 1st? Once this is all said and done … Continue reading Teacher’s Tax Rebate Made Simple

“A Teacher’s Work is Never Done”: The Work-Life Balance Dilemma

When I started my teaching career, to say I was overwhelmed by the workload would be a major understatement. I'd survived a practicum placement that at times made me feel sure I was having a nervous breakdown, so it was with a heavy heart and a slightly broken will power that I sought the advice … Continue reading “A Teacher’s Work is Never Done”: The Work-Life Balance Dilemma