Ideal for first time English teachers looking to gain valuable teaching experience in a safe and secure environment.
4.5 months teaching placement

Overview

Thailand is a top TEFL destination known as the ‘Land of the Free’. With some of the highest salaries and a taste of tropical paradise, it’s easy to see why! So, why not start your Thailand adventure with our paid TEFL position? Teach English in Thailand and be spoilt for choice for things to see and do.

Our TEFL internship Thailand programme takes away all the stress of planning to teach English abroad yourself. All the organisation of securing a teaching English job in Thailand is done for you by our TEFL experts. You’ll get 120 hours of online TEFL training, followed by four incredible months of paid teaching in this beautiful country.

On arrival in Bangkok, you and your fellow TEFL teachers will be whisked to an unforgettable three-day orientation in one of the most vibrant and exciting cities in the world. Our dedicated Thai team will also support you every step of the way. When your teaching placement is over, you even have a chance to stay longer. And yes, you will receive a pay rise for doing so! Get in touch today, and let us guide you through the process.

Essential information about this trip

Monthly salary of up to US$1,200/€985/£860
Pre-arranged accommodation included
4.5-month long teaching placement
Teach in primary and secondary schools
120 Hour accredited TEFL Course
Thailand orientation
Full arrival induction
Free weekend to travel
All public holidays off
Visa assistance
Accident insurance
Ongoing in-country support
Academic support and advice on future employment
Assistance with airport pick up
Option to extend your stay
Advice and pre departure preparation
Native English speaker
Passport holder from one of the following countries: USA, Canada, Australia, UK, Ireland, South Africa or New Zealand
Bachelor’s degree in any discipline
TEFL qualification (included)
21-45 years old
Flexible, hardworking & mature
A clean bill of health
No criminal record
Schools require Teachers to be Fully Vaccinated for COVID or express in writing their Willingness to be Vaccinated.
International flights: Return flights are a must
Police check: Each applicant must have a clean criminal record
Budget: Each applicant covers excursions & meals outside of school hours
Travel insurance: Comprehensive cover for travel & medical insurance
Vaccines: Consult your doctor
Visa cost: You’ll have the support to obtain your visa and the cost is reimbursed in your first month’s allowance. A new law will require the legalisation of your degree soon, incurring a fee, ask us for advice on this
Should there be regulations in place to enter a country, additional expenses may have to be paid by the applicant. These costs may include: A COVID-19 fit to fly certificate for a test within a certain time frame before departure
Travel insurance covering COVID-19
Accommodation, meals, additional COVID-19 test for a 2-week quarantine after arrival

Your Trip Itinerary

Day 0-1

Getting there

Travel to Bangkok airport (BKK) where you will take a short taxi ride to your orientation hotel (unless you need to complete quarantine at an ASQ hotel or Sandbox quarantine for 7 – 10 nights).

Day 2-14

Orientation

Your orientation (whether online or in a hotel – depending on restrictions) will help you to prepare for your exciting new journey in Thailand before you start teaching. After the orientation, you will receive a full onsite induction on arrival will last around 3 days, and take place after you complete any necessary quarantine hotel stay (check current Covid-19 requirements or contact our team for updates).

Day 15-134

Your teaching experience

It’s time to start teaching. You will be mostly teaching learners ranging in age from 5 – 18 years old with mixed English ability. From beginners to more advanced students. You can prepare to teach approx. 25 hours plus some time to plan your lessons following the in-house curriculum.

Your goal as an intern English teacher will be focused mostly on conversational English practice but you might be asked to share some of your knowledge on a different subject from geography to maths, depending on your CV and degree.  You will be given a lot of materials from the school itself but feel free to log in to your TEFL course and create some new ideas and topics.

With weekends off and a great start-up salary to enjoy, you will have a long list of sightseeing and travel plans around Thailand!

Day 135

After your internship

Congratulations, well done on the completion of your first teaching placement. Now, you can decide if you’d like to see more of Asia or extend your contract with the school!, travelling or teaching (or both).

The possibilities are endless for you now as a confident and experienced TEFL teacher.

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Locations

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

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If you are interested in teaching English in Thailand and would like to learn more, request a call with one of our experienced travel advisors about this opportunity.

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    How it works

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

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    Cultural excursions

    Wondering what you’re going to do with your precious free time? We’re glad you asked! We know your adventure bucket list is long, but make sure you tack these recommendations from past TEFL interns in Thailand towards the top!

    Outside the Classroom

    Outside the Classroom

    Stepping outside the classroom, you’ll have the opportunity to experience Thailand’s rich culture. Not to mention the vibrant heritage of its neighbours such as Laos, Myanmar and Cambodia. Southeast Asia is a hot spot for authentic and traditional festivals, adventure trails, Buddhist temples, tantalising cuisine and nightlife. Why not spend your school holidays island hopping with your fellow TEFL interns?

    Teach & Travel

    Teach & Travel

    There are many reasons why you should teach English in Thailand. And one is an excellent salary. For only four months, you’ll be one of the highest-earning TEFL teachers, pocketing 30,000-34,000 (THB) Thai Baht per month. Living in rent-free accommodation means your money can go towards immersing yourself in all things Thai. This will be one of the most incredible adventures of your life. So, get in touch, and we’ll tell you why.

    Work Schedule

    Work Schedule

    If you want to teach English in Thailand, you couldn’t find a more rewarding internship than this. Your role as a teacher includes up to 24 hours of in-class teaching, Monday-Friday. Your classes will be divided between primary and secondary school students, with an age range of 3 to 17. Lessons will focus on the spoken and written proficiency of the students. But don’t be afraid to make the lessons engaging and fun.

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