Paid Teach Abroad in Thailand

Posted by API on January 11, 2018
Country:
Thailand
Employment:
Full-time
Classroom Audience
Children
High School
Middle School
Length:
3-6 Months
6-12 Months

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Job Description

HIGHLIGHTS
*Guaranteed position to teach English in a Thai primary or secondary school. Option to teach other subjects available based on experience and subject knowledge
*5-month or 10-month commitment
*Dates: May/June-September and/or October-March
*20-25 hours/week teaching, plus additional time on related tasks (lesson planning, grading, etc.)
*Local salary paid to teacher = roughly 25,000 THB/month
*Placements located throughout Thailand, often in smaller cities or towns rather than large cities

REQUIREMENTS
*Note: this program requires a Bachelor’s degree; participants must be 21-55 years old
*Application form
*Cover letter
*Résumé/CV
*$150 non-refundable deposit (applies to overall program cost)
*Supplementary application materials due after provisional acceptance

DEADLINES
*Applications are accepted on a rolling basis. We recommend you apply at least 12 weeks before your program start to have sufficient time to get your placement, obtain your visa and make your plans.
*Final application deadline: February 16th, 2018 to start early May, 2018

WHAT’S INCLUDED
*API advisor to assist you with all pre-departure needs, including visa assistance, and liaise with partner throughout program
*Airport pick-up / arrival assistance
*Housing (Your host school will provide you with basic, clean, comfortable furnished housing in a teachers' apartment or dormitory. You will cover the cost of utilities.)
*Medical, Life, and Travel Insurance
*On-site program orientation (5-6 days) - Bangkok (May) - Chiang Mai (October)
*On-site support from partner and host school
*Transfer to placement city from orientation site

PROGRAM FEE
*$1,780 (5 months)
*$1,950 (10 months)

Benefits

*Local salary paid to teacher = roughly 25,000 THB/month
*API advisor to assist you with all pre-departure needs, including visa assistance, and liaise with partner throughout program
*Airport pick-up / arrival assistance
*Housing (Your host school will provide you with basic, clean, comfortable furnished housing in a teachers' apartment or dormitory. You will cover the cost of utilities.)
*Medical, Life, and Travel Insurance
*On-site program orientation (5-6 days) - Bangkok (May) - Chiang Mai (October)
*On-site support from partner and host school
*Transfer to placement city from orientation site