My JET Application Experience – Essay – Part 2

A few weeks ago, I wrote a blog entry about my JET application experience.  I want to continue that with a Part 2 and talk about most essential part of the application – the essay. The statement of purpose is a very important part of your application. The application itself (or at least the one I did when applying in Australia) was 21 pages long already, but the statement of purpose serves as a way for you to be personal and tell your story to the interviewers. I am by no means an expert in writing essays or statements of […]

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My JET Application Experience – Part 1

July this year, I began a new adventure.  I took on a challenge to explore a potential new career in the educational sector.  It was a really scary experience for me, because I had been in my previous job for over 5 years.   I definitely learnt and traveled alot for my job; however, there was nothing missing for me unfortunately and I needed a change.  So, I applied for the JET Programme 2015.  As I am writing this post, I am sitting in my apartment in Saitama, Japan where I have been assigned to for me placement.  The process of […]

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