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Overview

Thailand is, and has always been one of the most popular destinations TEFL teachers flock to. After all, who wouldn’t want to live and work in paradise? Boost your international TEFL career with our supported TEFL job in the Land of Smiles!

Tipped globally as one of the most popular destinations for young travelers, and with good reason; with a rich history, unrivalled scenery and truly tasty cuisine, Thailand has everything (and more) to offer qualified TEFL teachers.

Premier TEFL has highly-paid, short contract positions with our trusted partner throughout the Central and South, North, and North-East of the country. A TEFL favorite thanks to the authentic Thai lifestyle on offer.

On arrival you’ll spend your first few days on teacher’s orientation. You’ll get to know fellow TEFL teachers and thanks to local knowledge and professional support, you can brush up on cultural tips for life in Thailand and enjoy a spot of sightseeing.

TEFL Job in Thailand

Get paid to teach and travel whilst experiencing Thailand’s enchanting culture.

Start: May 2019

9 Months

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Apply today – this is a hot job! You don’t need previous teaching experience or a second language to apply.

What’s up for grabs?

Monthly allowance 30,000 – 34,000 THB (US$880-US$1,000/€780-€885/£680-£770)

Opportunity to teach in primary and secondary schools

120 Hour TEFL Course

Weekends off

70+ page Grammar eBook

All public holidays off

Airport pickup

Visa assistance

Full orientation upon arrival

Accident insurance

Rent-free accommodation worth 3,000 THB (US$88/€78/£68)

Ongoing in-country support

Apply if you are:

  • Between 21 – 45 years old
  • Bachelor’s degree holder
  • Native English speaker
  • TEFL qualified (Min 120Hrs)
You'll Need
  • Passport holder from America, Canada, Australia, UK, Ireland, New Zealand or South Africa
  • Having teaching experience is a bonus
  • Available for a full academic year (9 months)
  • Have dedication, cultural flexibility, organization, respect, creativity, enthusiasm and professionalism

Teacher Training

Before you start your exciting new life in Thailand and if you’re not yet TEFL certified, you’ll be completely prepared for your adventures as a TEFL teacher by taking our 290 hour TEFL Course.

Including five professional courses; not only will you be a fully qualified TEFL teacher, and be licensed to prepare students for the important IELTS and TOEIC tests. You’ll specialize in Teaching Business English and Teaching Young Learners to top off your training package. Once enrolled, you can apply for his paid TEFL job.

We also welcome applicants having completed a comprehensive TEFL course with any other internationally recognized provider.

How it works

  • Apply

  • Interview

  • Documents

  • Go to Thailand!

Before you go, you’ll have an application form to fill out and documents to submit, a video chat and then you’ll be on your way.

Getting there

All qualified applicants will fly into Phnom Penh International Airport (Pochentong International Airport) where you’ll be picked up.

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Location

After you settle in, you will spend the semester teaching in one of our stunning placements throughout Thailand. Locations are varied and include:

  • North Thailand
  • North East Thailand
  • Central Thailand

What do you need to organize?

  • International flights: You’ll need return flights (can be two one-way flights)

  • Budget: Spending money for your first month plus excursions etc

  • Police check: You’ll need a clean criminal record

  • Visa cost: You’ll have support to obtain your visa. Ask our team before applying if your home country is eligible for the correct visa.

  • Health check: You’ll need to provide a health statement

  • Insurance: It’s really important to sort your travel and health before you go!

  • Vaccines: Consult your local doctor for advice

Your Teaching Experience

You’ll be based in an English language school during your TEFL experience in Phnom Penh and you’ll enjoy weekends off to sightsee.

Most placements will involve teaching students with a range of ages and English ability from teens to mature learners, generally beginner to intermediate levels.

You can typically expect to teach up to 25 contact hours per week, plus some preparation time to lesson plan following the in-house curriculum.

Your goal as an English teacher on this internship will be focused on conversational English practice.

However, depending on demand you may also have the opportunity to teach English for hospitality or healthcare, business communications and public speaking classes.

Whilst there is a syllabus to follow, you’ll be able to ask advice from local teaching colleagues to assist with any help that you need.

Ten teaching workshops are also included in your TEFL internship training in-country.

You’ll be based in an English language school during your TEFL experience in Phnom Penh and you’ll enjoy weekends off to sightsee.

Most placements will involve teaching students with a range of ages and English ability from teens to mature learners, generally beginner to intermediate levels.

You can typically expect to teach up to 25 contact hours per week, plus some preparation time to lesson plan following the in-house curriculum.

Your goal as an English teacher on this internship will be focused on conversational English practice.

However, depending on demand you may also have the opportunity to teach English for hospitality or healthcare, business communications and public speaking classes.

Whilst there is a syllabus to follow, you’ll be able to ask advice from local teaching colleagues to assist with any help that you need.

Ten teaching workshops are also included in your TEFL internship training in-country.

Cultural Excursions

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Thailand

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Food

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Festival

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