Echo English currently have 3 positions available in a school outside of the capital of Chachoengsao, in central Thailand. The school is located in a smaller town outside of the province’s capital, they are all positions teaching primary students at a Catholic school, where you’ll be working alongside two other native English speakers.
The teacher will be teaching students ranging in age from 6 - 18 years old. There are two other native English teachers you’ll be working with, and the Thai teachers are very friendly and welcoming. The school runs an English program where teachers will be teaching English, Maths, Science and Physical Education.
You’ll be working at the school from 7.45am to 3.30pm (or 4.30pm with extra class), Monday to Friday and teaching less than 24 teaching hours per week. The average is about 19 hours per week, leaving time to plan your lessons, mark assessments and relax. The school has a curriculum in place, and provides textbooks and other classroom resources. You are given flexibility for planning your lessons and ensuring they are engaging and interactive.
Details about the area:
The school is located outside of the capital of Chachoengsao, which itself is half an hour away from Bangkok and about an hour from Pattaya. There are minivans that run to Bangkok, and the teachers often travel there either at the weekend. A large shopping mall, Mega Bangna, is a half hour drive away. There are lots of other schools in the area and there is a small community of foreign teachers.
The school is located in a small town, however, there is a convenience store (7/11), a market and Thai restaurants.
There are apartments near the school, in the same apartment block as the other teachers at the school. The rent is 5,000 THB / month and they are near restaurants and a market. The apartments include an air conditioning unit.
The position began in mid-May, and continues until the end of the term (end of September/early October 2017), and there is the option to renew for the next term beginning late October 2017 through until end of March 2018.
- Bachelor degree
- TEFL or teaching experience preferred
- Native English speaker
- Available immediately
- 30,000 THB / month
- Work permit expenses covered
- Support throughout your time with settling in and obtaining a non B visa
Send your CV and a recent photo to: firstname.lastname@example.org
In the subject line state “Chachoengsao”