Ajarn.com was started as a small hobby website in 1999 by Ian McNamara. It was a simple way for one Bangkok teacher to share his Thailand experiences and pass on advice. The website developed a loyal and enthusiastic following. In 2004, Ian handed over the reins to Phil Williams and 'Bangkok Phil' has run the ajarn website ever since.

Ajarn.com has grown enormously and is now the most popular TEFL site in Thailand - possibly even South East Asia. Although best-known for its vibrant jobs page, Ajarn has a wealth of articles, blogs, features and help and advice. But one principle has always remained at Ajarn's core - to tell things like they are and to do it with a sense of humor. Thailand can be Heaven or Hell for an English teacher. It's always been Ajarn.com's duty to present both sides of the equation. Thanks for stopping by.

Featured Jobs

C-Nrich International Co.,Ltd.

฿30,000+ / month

Bangkok


Essential Educational Staffing

฿45,000+ / month

Bangkok


Sine Education Service  Co., Ltd..

฿33,000+ / month

Bangkok


Sine Education Service  Co., Ltd..

฿40,000+ / month

Bangkok


Fun Language International (Thailand)

฿42,000+ / month

Bangkok


Varee Chiangmai International School

฿45,000+ / month

Chiang Mai


Featured Teachers

  • Nso

    Nso


    Cameroonian, 26 years old. Currently living in Thailand

  • Lyncy

    Lyncy


    Filipino, 32 years old. Currently living in Thailand

  • JENNY JUNETTE

    Jenny


    Filipino, 29 years old. Currently living in Philippines

  • Bradley

    Bradley


    American, 57 years old. Currently living in South Korea

  • Mark

    Mark


    British, 55 years old. Currently living in Thailand

  • Alpna

    Alpna


    Indian, 34 years old. Currently living in Thailand

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The Hot Spot


Will I find work in Thailand?

Will I find work in Thailand?

It's one of the most common questions we get e-mailed to us. So find out exactly where you stand.


Contributions welcome

Contributions welcome

If you like visiting ajarn.com and reading the content, why not get involved yourself and keep us up to date?


Air your views

Air your views

Got something to say on the topic of teaching, working or living in Thailand? The Ajarn Postbox is the place. Send us your letters!


Can you hear me OK?

Can you hear me OK?

In today's modern world, the on-line interview is becoming more and more popular. How do you prepare for it?


The dreaded demo

The dreaded demo

Many schools ask for demo lessons before they hire. What should you the teacher be aware of?


Renting an apartment?

Renting an apartment?

Before you go pounding the streets, check out our guide and know what to look out for.


Teacher mistakes

Teacher mistakes

What are the most common mistakes that teachers make when they are about to embark on a teaching career in Thailand? We've got them all covered.