Life is unfair

Is the low salary for TEFL work acceptable?

Having the opportunity to come to Thailand to teach English because of being a native speaker of English does not come with any specific entitlements. Teachers need to learn and accept this.


Language learning

The curse of the native speaker

Let's face it - language learning is stressful stuff. There are words to memorize, grammar codes to figure out, rules that can't be broken, messages that have to be decoded and recoded, strange contortions of the lips and tongue, and frustration as everything comes out back to front.


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Featured Jobs

High School Science and English Teachers

฿50,000+ / month

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English Teacher for Immediate Start

฿40,000+ / month

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Early Years / Early Primary Teacher

฿70,000+ / month

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English Conversation Teachers

฿35,000+ / month

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English Conversation Teachers

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Featured Teachers

  • Malcolm


    British, 62 years old. Currently living in Kuwait

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    Filipino, 36 years old. Currently living in Thailand

  • Sanchia


    South African, 24 years old. Currently living in South Africa

  • Avi


    Filipino, 24 years old. Currently living in Philippines

  • Rose


    Filipino, 39 years old. Currently living in Philippines

  • Njonkoa


    Cameroonian, 30 years old. Currently living in Thailand

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Will I find work in Thailand?

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