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Please provide the following documents for your applications to the TFETP.
Please make sure the scanned/photographed copy of your documents meets the following requirements.
mdi-square The scanned/photographed copy must be CLEAR and LEGIBLE with good image resolution;
mdi-square The scanned/photographed copy must be from the original and in color;
mdi-square Documents must be scanned at the original size;
mdi-square Documents must be placed on a flat and plain background when photographed;
mdi-square Information must not be obstructed (for example, by your fingers, a shadow, or reflections);
mdi-square The scanned/photographed copy must be complete with no part of the document missing.
Required document(s) for the English teacher position:
mdi-circle State-Issued Teaching License/Certificate

You must hold a state-issued teaching license/certificate to be qualified to apply for the English Teacher position.

The license/certificate needs to be valid for the duration of your employment, which is from August 2021 to July 2022.

Required document(s) for both English teacher position & English teaching assistant position:
mdi-circle Statement of Purpose
A statement of purpose within 700-1500 words. You may include the following aspects in the statement of purpose: your motivation for applying, your background, why you are a good fit for our positions, your career plan, the objectives you wish to accomplish during your time in Taiwan, and your perspective and philosophy of teaching.
mdi-circle Passport
Please provide a copy of the page on your passport where your photo and personal information is shown. The passport needs to be valid for the duration of your employment, which is from August 2021 to July 2022.
mdi-circle Degree Certificate
A degree certificate of a bachelor’s degree or higher from an accredited university or college. The list of the accredited universities and colleges is based on the Database for the Reference List of Foreign Universities from the Ministry of Education website.
mdi-circle Teaching Demonstration Video
The video needs to be 4-5 minutes in length and includes you teaching a specific topic, concept, or a particular skill. The video does not need to be filmed in a real classroom setting.
mdi-circle Police Check/Police Clearance Certificate
A police check/police clearance certificate issued after January 1st 2021. If you are living in Taiwan, you can provide a police check/police clearance certificate from Taiwan. Information about how to apply for a police check/police clearance certificate in Taiwan can be found here.
mdi-circle 2 Recommendation Letters
The recommendation letters can be from your teachers, professors, previous or current managers and colleagues, who have known you for a period of time and know about your performance at work. You do not need to obtain two physical reference letters to complete the application. The link to the recommendation system will be sent to your recommenders' mailbox for them to upload their reference letters once you complete and submit the application.
mdi-circle Health Check Report

The health check needs to be conducted in 2021. The examination items required for the report can be found on the Taiwan Centers for Disease Control website. We suggest you print out the document and bring it with you to the hospital to avoid leaving out any required items.

Notice (Updated: 2021-05-14): In consideration of the pandemic and that it may not be ideal to visit the hospitals at the moment, we now do not require applicants to submit the health check report to the system beforehand; rather, they can directly provide a hard copy to the assigned school after they are shortlisted and arrive in Taiwan.

Updated: 2021-09-07

email Email:applytfetp@deps.ntnu.edu.tw

phone Tel (North Center):(02)5578-7418 ext. 81, 82, 83, 84, 86