Teachers Tales

Teachers Tales's blog on Ajarn.com


February 2003

A bulging toast-rack full of buttered TEFL slices

Featuring this month what makes a good teacher great, the greatest TEFL teacher story ever told and let's hear it for the dreaded visa run


January 2003

A veritable trinket box crammed with TEFL oddments

This month featuring teachers who strike it lucky, textbook terrors and the perils of teaching freelance


December 2002

A year-end selection box of TEFL snippets

Featured this month is corporate work, Mr Micheal from Siam Computer, how to dress to impress at interviews and mingling with rich English teachers.


Featured Jobs

English Conversation Teachers for Immediate Start

฿35,000+ / month

Thailand


Qualified Filipino Female Kindergarten Teachers

฿20,000+ / month

Bangkok


Filipino Teachers for Immediate Start

฿20,000+ / month

Bangkok


NES Teacher for Matayom

฿32,000+ / month

Songkhla


NES and Filipino Teachers

฿20,000+ / month

Thailand


G.4 Homeroom Teacher for November Start (47-55K)

฿47,000+ / month

Bangkok


Featured Teachers

  • Gavin


    British, 35 years old. Currently living in Thailand

  • Fadzanai


    Zimbabwean, 23 years old. Currently living in South Africa

  • Alexandra


    Indonesian, 26 years old. Currently living in Indonesia

  • Kint


    Filipino, 28 years old. Currently living in Philippines

  • Christopher


    British, 53 years old. Currently living in Thailand

  • Max


    American, 26 years old. Currently living in Thailand

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.


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?


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.


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.


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?


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?