From the genuine stories told by young Vietnamese folks, the scene exactly where Korean students go to perform component-time is a lot of exciting.
Vlogger Meichan (Ha Trang) – a Korean student studying Communication at Yonsei University. Lately, she and her pals who have studied and lived in Korea for quite a few years created a vlog about their genuine experiences – Korean students operating component-time in a foreign land.
Study about Meichan right here:
They are Korean students who perform component-time at comfort shops and restaurants (Meichan alone supports video recording). In a current vlog on the Meichan channel, the four girls honestly talked about their pleased and sad experiences when operating component-time in Korea. Lots of folks nevertheless consider that Korea is a stunning and poetic nation, but in truth, it is not normally and everywhere, this nation is so peaceful.
Unhappy memories when Korean students perform component-time
Korean international students who perform component-time are most likely to be paid much less than the fundamental salary (about 8000W) since the employer makes use of the excuse as “no Korean language, no practical experience”. A single buddy stated, they also typically guarantee that immediately after a month of probation you will get a raise if you do effectively, but that is just a guarantee.
A buddy shared that it took her two hours to go by train like household to perform (a pho restaurant), from time to time operating from 10am to 11pm, but the owner only paid 6000W/hour, significantly reduced than the fundamental salary.
They noted that Korean students who perform component-time have a confident mentality, worry of not acquiring a much better job, so they accept the other’s requests even although the operating situations and therapy are not superior. You say, when operating the evening shift at a comfort retailer, you will encounter situations such as drunk and disruptive prospects, prospects vomiting and messing up the tables and chairs in front of the shop…
One more buddy reported that her former employer owed her salary for up to four months (while her initial salary was lowered since she had no practical experience). By the time she named to the Ministry of Labor for help, this owner nevertheless … had not paid however with the cause “want revenue to open a new shop”.
In addition, a buddy also encountered the owner… pervert. She stated, while the nature of the job is not leisurely, this employer demands staff to “only put on skirts, tight pants and not wide-leg pants” Some folks are as well intimate with staff when they typically hold hands and touch their breasts recommended that girls need to address them closer to them (eliminate honorifics) even if it is not needed…
They advise you:
- Prior to going to an interview at any corporation, you need to seek advice from about that organization by way of associations/groups/campaign message boards to access the most realistic comments about that organization
- Be calm, even if you do not realize, you also show that you realize by calling, taking photographs for pals/relatives/ex-supervisors… asking for on-web site assistance when detecting irregularities in the contract
- Boost your native language and pick a job, legal contract, apply for a component-time perform permit
- Please record. If they react negatively, there is a challenge
- Never endure injustice in salary, operating regime if the request is as well unreasonable…
Really pleased memories when Korean students went to perform component-time
Meichan stated, she believes that in each and every nation there are folks like this. The proof is that they not only encountered sad conditions but also heartwarming stories when operating component-time.
“The owner and grandparents are really superior, think about them as youngsters in the home… Also spend insurance coverage for me,” Truc stated. Not only that, they also told Truc to try to remember to preserve his salary very carefully and nevertheless text and ask her immediately after Truc quit his job.
Meichan also stated that when she came household late from filming, a guy in the crew took her to the taxi, told the driver the address and reminded her to text her when it was protected to go household.
Truc shared, there was a Korean buyer who visited the comfort retailer she worked at evening shift and saw that Truc was busy packing new shipments into the cupboard. The guest came back later with a serving of chicken and told her to “Consume it so you can perform”. There had been also Korean guests who asked the girls about their living circumstance, leaving them a bottle of water when the acquire 1 get 1 no cost promotion was applied…
Just like Meichan stated: Life in Korea or anyplace is not completely “pink or black”. This video of hers is not intended to “slander and expose” Koreans, but only to aid young folks really feel much more confident, not to be profited when operating component-time in Korea in unique.