Country
Thailand
Contract Length
1-3 Months 3-6 Months 6-12 Months 1 Year+
Classroom Audience
Children High School Middle School Pre-School

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Job Description

Greenheart Travel’s paid English teaching program in Thailand is your chance to make an incredible impact in the classroom while having the travel adventure of a lifetime.

  • Paid English teaching positions throughout Thailand. Guaranteed salary of at least 30,000 Thai baht per month (~1,000 USD).
  • All inclusive program with add-ons packaged in: airport pickup, extensive emergency medical insurance for 4 months, accommodation for your training period in Hua Hin or Chiang Mai, all orientation excursions, and more.
  • 1 week orientation (+ optional 3 week TESOL certification) in either Hua Hin or Chiang Mai
  • Short contracts (6 weeks, 2 months, 6 months) with the ability to extend as many times as you’d like to for free. You’re able to stay in Thailand for as long as you want and never have to pay another program fee!
  • Comprehensive medical travel insurance included for 4 months: covering prescriptions with a $0 copay, $200,000 medical maximum, hospitalizations, ER visits, repatriation, medical evacuation, and more.
  • Couples and friends can be placed together!
  • Assistance in applying for the Non Immigrant B (legal working) visa ahead of arrival, including visa paperwork and extensive directions and support.
  • Placements in kindergartens, elementary, middle, & high schools.
  • Monthly start dates, year round

    Why Greenheart Travel?:

  • We are a non-profit, mission based organization passionate about having the most impactful travel experience possible
  • No surprise costs - we are up front about our program fee, and package in as much as we're able to to avoid random or surprise expenses that can add up, including excellent international travel insurance!
  • Hundreds of alumni reviews on GoOverseas!
  • Your experienced program manager will support you every step of the way (she did the program herself, ask her about her experience!)
  • BEST pre-departure and in-country support
  • Fun and informative group orientation upon arrival - meet your new best travel buddies!
  • Only a one semester up-front commitment, free to extend as many times as you want
  • Guaranteed teaching placement upon acceptance to the program
  • Minimum monthly salary of 30,000 baht per month (~$1000) - goes a long way
  • Free lifetime job placement assistance throughout Asia (South Korea, China, Vietnam, Thailand, Myanmar)
  • We will provide you with interactive guide to your cross-cultural experience to help you process your experience and personal growth

    Upcoming Start Dates:

    May 27, 2019
    June 10, 2019
    June 24, 2019
    July 1, 2019
    July 22, 2019
    August 19, 2019
    September 30, 2019

    Head to our website for more start dates, we offer them once per month all year long.

    Program Fees:

  • Teaching Placement Only: $1660
  • Teaching Placement + TESOL Certification: $2400
  • SUMMER ONLY 6-Week Teaching Placement: $1580
  • Why do I have to pay for a job?
    The program cost covers things like your extensive medical insurance ($0 copay and $200,000 medical max), orientation and excursions, accommodation during orientation (and the TESOL course if you add that on), support staff, airport pickup, transfers, administrative costs of placement and support, etc. Program staff will be available to answer any questions before and after arrival, and you’ll have access to 24/7 support if needed while in Thailand.

    To be Eligible:

    - Native English speaker
    - BA/BS degree in any field
    - Age 20-50
    - Citizen of US, CA, UK, Ireland, AU, NZ or South Africa
    - TEFL/TESOL Certification is required unless you majored in Education (you can do this upon arrival in Thailand!)
    - Be in great mental and physical health
    - No criminal record (with the exception of traffic or other minor violations)

    Benefits

    Program Includes:

    - Guaranteed paid teaching placement in Thailand
    - Extensive International medical and accident insurance is already included in the program fee! Includes prescription coverage, no copay, ER visits, repatriation, and a medical maximum of $200,000
    - One week comprehensive orientation upon arrival
    - Accommodation during orientation (and the TESOL course if you add that on!) already included in the program fee!
    - Pre-departure support and orientation from your experienced Greenheart Travel Program Manager
    - Pre-departure webinars, including cultural training & program logistics
    - Airport pickup
    - Transfer from Bangkok to Hua Hin for Hua Hin Participants (Chiang Mai participants will fly directly to Chiang Mai)
    - 24 hour in-country support for duration of the program
    - “Culture Smart” Thailand Customs and Culture Guidebook

    *Program does not include: your airfare to Bangkok, visa fees, meals, visa renewal trips, daily local transportation, or rent during your teaching contract

    Greenheart Travel is a branch of Greenheart International, a mission based 501(c)(3) non-profit cultural exchange organization committed to connecting people and planet to create a more peaceful and sustainable global community.