WHY TEACH IN THAILAND?
Teaching in Thailand will provide you with the ability to level-up with your career! Follow your ambitions of teaching through signing up for a program that will result in a teaching contract. Alternatively, with a Bachelor’s degree sign on to teach right away and begin your teaching career in a different cultural context. Thailand has a lot of rich historical and cultural elements to satisfy those who want to keep learning and opportunities for adventure that would last a lifetime.
There are three components to a teacher’s eligibility: citizenship, education, and personality.
In order to obtain a visa to teach in Thailand, you need to be from one of the following countries: Australia, Canada, Ireland, New Zealand, South Africa, the United Kingdom, and the United States of America.
To qualify for this role you need to have a Bachelor’s degree. If you do not have a Bachelor’s degree you can take a program that enables you to learn the ins and outs of teaching abroad and then lands you a contract.
Adjusting to a new environment can be tough, we are looking for candidates that are up for the challenge of moving and integrating into a new place. Thailand is an incredible country and we anticipate that the adjustment will be both challenging and rewarding!
Depending on your experience and qualifications you will be teaching in a classroom context ranging from elementary to secondary ages and grades. The focus is English learning academies that provide Thai learners with the opportunity to expand their knowledge base. You will work with other foreign teachers and be provided with resources to help your teaching experience. The role consists of 25 teaching hours a week with dedicated time for preparation.
A Full Time Job
This role is full time, with a competitive salary.
Housing and Allowance
You will receive a 1,000 THB accommodation allowance per month.
Pension, Healthcare, Severance
Medical insurance is provided.
Opportunity to Adventure
There are endless opportunities to adventure in Thailand. Spend your long weekend scuba diving in the tropical ocean, exploring the rugged coastline mountains, or trek into the forests or explore rice field regions. Eat delicious food until your heart’s content and experience the rich culture heritage through exploring temples and palaces. Your adventure list will never dry up!
AT Staff Top Adventures:
- Wander the yards of the Grand Palace
- Explore the Damnoen Saduak Floating Market
- Go to a ping pong show
- Visit Railay Beach
- Koh Lanta Diving
- Erawan Falls
- Ride a Tuk Tuk
- Eat delicious Pad Thai
- Don’t eat Durian fruit (stinkiest fruit in the world)
- Koh Phi Phi Viewpoint
In the centre of mainland Southeast Asia, therein lies Thailand! It is known for its tropical and picturesque beaches that are worth a visit. There is also an extensive diversity from rice fields to rugged hilly forests. The evidence of an economy built on agriculture runs deep juxtaposed with the metropolitan area of Bangkok. Palaces, temples and signs of rich cultural heritage span the nation! Your taste buds will not be disappointed while exploring Thailand a popular saying suggests, the Thai live by their stomachs. Teaching in Thailand will provide you with the opportunity to grow professionally and personally, while exploring an incredible place!
We pride ourselves in working with schools that treat teachers with respect and value education. We believe that placements are only successful if both the teacher and the school are happy, therefore we are committed to getting to know our teachers so that we can place them in a school that fits. Teachers are asked to provide the AT team with their country and location preferences, we take these into consideration for a placement but ultimately will provide you with the best option.
Apply today if you’re interested in finding a school that you want to teach at.
You will see our user friendly application process online that will ask you questions about yourself and your timeline.
Submit Resume and Headshot
In order to apply and interview with our AT team, you will need a resume and headshot. Your headshot does not need to be taken by a professional but does need show your personality and professionalism. Our team loves photos on a neutral background with you smiling from the shoulders up.
Interview with our AT team
Once our team reviews your resume and headshot we will be inviting you to sign up for an interview. You will be sent a link so that you can schedule this interview at your convenience. It is a great opportunity for AT to learn about you, and for you to ask questions about moving and teaching abroad.
Interview with Schools in Thailand
Go through an extensive and competitive (but worthwhile) interview process.
Sign Your Contract
When you are offered a contract, we will guide you through the specifications and advise you on whether to take the contract or not.
Time For Travel
Our partners work with us to arrange travel.
In order to apply please check your eligibility
“I am truly grateful to Adventure Teaching for opening the door to what was one of most rewarding and exciting experiences of my life. AT was committed to finding me a school that was the right fit, and their amazing staff supported me throughout the entire process of job searching and preparing to move abroad.”
“From finding a job to arriving and getting situated, from planning events to making friends and connections, Adventure Teaching was with me every step of the way.”