It’s always a good time to give credit where credit is due and that’s what I’ll do with this post today. We have our #1 blacklisted school secured but want to recognize a list of blacklisted schools provided by http://www.globalblacklist.org/
On their site we can see warnings about the following list of scam schools referred to as the “The Beijing ‘Dirty Dozen’:
ABC EnglishBilingo ChinaBest LearningIvy EducationHappy EnglishWise EnglishSmiles EnglishKey-LogicReady Win EnglishSesame EnglishRosetta Stone aka LingooNew York Moment English
* Always insist on reviewing a contract in English before accepting a job in China.* Always get the Chinese name of the company and the Manager/Owner/Principal.* Always google the school with key words of “problem, scam, complaints”.* Always check the blacklist for a school that wants to hire you before an interview.* Always speak privately with other foreigners who have worked there more than 6months before you accept a job offered to you.* Never accept less than 250 yuan per hour or you are cheating yourself.* Never start working without a signed and sealed contract in English.* Never pay any administration, training, or other fees to take a job (all scams).* Never believe what you are told or promised – only what is in the contract.
Warning: The ChinaDailyMail.com and Australian prison guard/editor Craig Hill are both bought and paid for by dishonest Chinese employment agents that were/are exposed on blacklists at http://www.ChinaForeignTeachersUnion.org. These links explain the story: