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How it Works

StartSmart will guide you through these six steps to get you on your way to teaching and travelling abroad.

Step 1

Apply Online.

Apply now to receive a more detailed information package.

Step 2

Q & A Session.

Email with a StartSmart Teach & Travel Expert for a Q&A session.

Step 3

Documents & Interview.

Submit your resume and documents and have a Skype interview.

Step 4

Find School & Location.

Work with your StartSmart Expert to find a location and school.

Step 5

Secure your Placement.

Secure your placement, book your flights and prepare for travel.

Step 6


Arrive at your new home and meet your local consultants.

Job Description

Teachers working in Thai public schools work full time Monday-Friday, which frees up weekends for travel or relaxing. At most schools, you will teach 3-4 lessons/day leaving plenty of time for planning and preparing. Classes are generally conversational English, but some opportunities for teaching reading/writing, math and science are available.

Employment Package

  • Competitive full-time starting salaries
  • Accommodation allowance
  • Full coverage of Thailand Work Permit fee
  • Reimbursed Non-Immigrant B Visa fee
  • Free Accident Insurance
  • 24/7 English speaking Thai consultants
  • Orientation with accommodation provided in Bangkok before you start
  • Curriculum designed by experienced curriculum consultants
  • Contract renewal bonuses and annual raises
  • Opportunities for extra work and pay

Basic Requirements

  • A four year University bachelor degree
  • Be a native English speaker
  • A sense of adventure and willingness to experience a new culture
  • Provide University degree and transcripts
  • Provide professional portrait photo
  • Obtain a clear background check

Is teaching abroad right
for you?

Teach and travel abroad is great if you are a new University grad or looking for a career change. Apply now to receive more detailed information packages and to speak with our experts today.

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Get a free Teaching English as a Foreign Language (TEFL) certificate. While this is not an official requirement to work legally in Thailand as a teacher, TEFL graduates express that the course was extremely beneficial, providing them with confidence in the classroom.

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