Carl Heaton

Carl Heaton's blog on Ajarn.com


Running a niche website

Part four of ten ways to supplement your teaching income

Are you passionate about something? Do you have a lot to say on a certain subject? Are you an amazing cook or fitness guru? Running your own niche website is a great way of expressing your opinion and making money.


Copywriting

Part 3 of 10 ways to supplement your teaching income

First of all let me say that good copywriters are hard to find and thus extremely valuable. It is a niche job that has become more and more popular in the web sphere and has always had strong roots in print and media. As English teachers, you will already possess the strong skills you need in spelling and grammar but can you tell a story?


Blogging for cash

Part 2 of 10 ways to supplement your main teaching income

I'm going to discuss how to start a blog and cultivate it into a potential source of income by looking how to start a blog, write for the web and make money from your hard work.


Looking for private students

Part 1 of 10 ways to supplement your main teaching income

I started teaching in Thailand six years ago and now I am lucky enough to be the founder of one of Thailand's leading web and graphic design schools. Getting where I am now has taken a lot of hard work - but I now realize that there are many opportunities for teachers to supplement their main income like I did.


Featured Jobs

Full-time Native Korean Teacher

฿47,500+ / month

Bangkok


Teacher Assistant

฿19,000+ / month

Bangkok


Pre- Kindergarten  Homeroom Teacher

฿30,000+ / month

Bangkok


English Conversation Teachers for Immediate Start

฿35,000+ / month

Thailand


Filipino English Teachers

฿20,000+ / month

Chon Buri


English and Chinese Teachers (20K-40K)

฿20,000+ / month

Thailand


Featured Teachers

  • Felistas


    Zimbabwean, 30 years old. Currently living in China

  • Jeff


    American, 53 years old. Currently living in Thailand

  • Robert


    Canadian, 47 years old. Currently living in Thailand

  • James


    British, 37 years old. Currently living in Thailand

  • Raul


    American, 58 years old. Currently living in USA

  • Josefa


    Filipino, 23 years old. Currently living in Philippines

The Hot Spot


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.


Renting an apartment?

Renting an apartment?

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


The dreaded demo

The dreaded demo

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


Need Thailand insurance?

Need Thailand insurance?

Have a question about health or travel insurance in Thailand? Ricky Batten from Pacific Prime is Ajarn's resident expert.


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Contributions welcome

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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.


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?