Is there an age limit to working in Thailand according to visa requirements?

I've never heard that there is an age limit for a visa, but 60 is apparently the age where you can't get into the social security scheme.

In my experience, there is no problem getting a work permit after you turn 60.

(Thanks to Terry LH for answering this question)

Back to the main list



Featured Jobs

High School ESL Teacher for May Start

฿33,000+ / month

Udon Thani


English Teachers (Native Speakers or European)

฿32,000+ / month

Songkhla


CIA FIRST International School

฿82,000+ / month

Cambodia


NES and European English Teachers

฿40,000+ / month

Bangkok


Math, Science, English & Kindergarten (EP) Teacher

฿40,300+ / month

Thailand


English Teachers for Intensive English Program

฿35,300+ / month

Thailand


Featured Teachers

  • Dr.


    British, 53 years old. Currently living in Thailand

  • Ramoraswi


    South African, 31 years old. Currently living in South Korea

  • Christine


    Filipino, 24 years old. Currently living in Philippines

  • Zia


    Filipino, 25 years old. Currently living in Philippines

  • Ian


    Canadian, 40 years old. Currently living in Thailand

  • Eugenia


    Filipino, 47 years old. Currently living in Indonesia

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.


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.


Need Thailand insurance?

Need Thailand insurance?

Have a question about health or travel insurance in Thailand? Walter van der Wal from Pacific Prime is Ajarn's resident expert.


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?


The dreaded demo

The dreaded demo

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


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?