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Pre Departure support

We assist you with all planning, packing, visas, costs, documentation, booking flights

and answering any questions you might have.

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Guaranteed Job Placement

We guarantee your job  placement in carefully selected

and background-checked schools. We handle all the hassle and stress of finding a job.

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24/7 in-country support

If you need any assistance or advice, or in the event of an emergency, we’ll be on hand! Our in-country partners are available and on-hand at anytime.

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TESOL/TEFL Accreditation

We provide TESOL / TEFL course certifications. Our unique cultural orientations are designed to help ease the transition to a new culture.

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CAMBODIA

Why Teach English in Cambodia?
  • Cambodia offers incredible authenticity for those seeking meaningful travel. You can delve into the ancient world of temples, the tropical paradise on the coastline or the bustling, arty capital.

  • Get TEFL Accredited in Siem Reap, the fastest growing area in Cambodia. Siem Reap is a foodie haven, from local Khmer food to Western delights, you’ll find endless options. Angkor Wat is only five kilometers from Siem Reap.

  • Angkor Wat is the biggest religious complex in the world, the grounds of the temple ruins extend over an area of more than 500 acres – that’s about 50 times larger than the site of Machu Picchu!

  • Phnom Penh, the country’s capital, is where the majority of teaching jobs can be found. Here you’ll discover temples, markets, and buzzing back streets. This energetic city fuses Cambodian, Chinese, and French influences.

  • English Teachers in Cambodia earn generous salaries of $800 – $2800 USD per month and live comfortably because of the low cost of living.

  • Our teach English in Cambodia program offers teaching travelers the opportunity to save money and then travel extensively around South East Asia.

  • Salaries are based largely on experience in the following way:

  • Non-native English speakers: R11 591 – R14 488

  • No teaching experience, no Degree: R14 488 – R17 386

  • Any Degree, TEFL certification, teaching experience: R17 386 – R26 079

  • Education Degree and teaching experience: R26 079 – R40 568

  • Saving potential depends strongly on your lifestyle and placement location, but on average the living expenses generally range from $400 – $800 USD

  • With up to 21 days paid leave per year, teachers have the opportunity to balance their work lifestyle and have enough time (and money) to enjoy the opportunities to travel and relax in cultural paradise.

  • Our teach English in Cambodia Placements are for 1 year and can be renewed if you’d like to stay and continue to teach English in Cambodia for more than a year.

  • Cambodia is also home to several islands, perhaps not as well-known as neighbouring Thai islands, yet they have as much to offer – at a fraction of the price. And if it’s travel that excites you, Cambodia is centrally located to visit other countries in SE Asia.

  • No degree? No problem! You can teach English in Cambodia without a bachelor’s degree!

Requirements
  • A passport from the UK, USA, Canada, Ireland, Australia, New Zealand and South Africa

  • Between the ages of 20 – 59 years old

  • No criminal record

  • To be in good health

How long is a teaching contract in Cambodia?
  • Teaching contracts are 12 month contracts.

  • You also have the option to renew if you’re not ready to leave after your first contract (we won’t blame you!)

What if I don’t have a TEFL/TESOL certificate?

We highly recommend the 140 hour in-class TESOL course with us in Bali.

* There is a TEFL extension program for those with an existing Online TEFL with a separate application process. 

If you’re unsure about any of your qualifications, chat to us!

About our In-class TEFL/TESOL Accreditation Course in Siem Reap

Many TEFL/TESOL courses are not accredited and do not provide adequate preparation for teaching, while others are accredited but aren’t tailored to the actual country you’ll be teaching in.

That’s why we require completing our 140-hour in-class TEFL/TESOL in Siem Reap. It will give you the best possible preparation, both for the classroom and for a successful immersion into day-to-day life and culture and ensures that your students get the best education.

We find that too many TEFL/TESOL courses are generalised to every country and do not account for the significant differences that exist in terms of the cultural and professional environments that come with teaching in different countries.

The course is tailored specifically for those preparing to teach English in Cambodia offers both practical training and classroom sessions to equip you with the knowledge and skills required to teach English to non-native speakers.

The following areas/subjects are covered during your 4 weeks:

  • An introduction to South East Asian culture – to help your transition
    into the local classroom and community.

  • Teaching techniques – we provide you with models to teach beginners
    as well as advanced students, young learners and adults

  • Teaching the four skills of language: speaking, listening, reading and writing Planning a course for special purposes (such as for a business)

  • Grammar – brushing up yours as a teacher, and techniques to teach grammar

  • Phonics

  • Creating materials for lessons

  • Lesson planning

  • Suitable activities for the language classroom

  • Discipline in the classroom

  • Building rapport with your students, including warmers and coolers in the classroom.

  • Classroom management, covering all aspects Teaching one-to-one, as well as larger classes

  • Teaching vocabulary

  • Understanding problems for Asian learners (understanding the differences between their language and English) as well as for other key languages, such as Spanish and Russian.

  • Error correction techniques

  • Preparing your CV/resumé, and tips for the interview process

  • Teaching business English

  • Teaching practices and assignments: You will have the opportunity to conduct several full lessons (teacher practices). These are observed by a trainer, and detailed and constructive feedback is given to you after each lesson, to help you improve for your next lesson, and your career to follow. (You will get an opportunity to teach both young learners and adults). Our qualified trainers will assist you with the lesson planning process. Read our blog on making the most of your observed lesson

  • Materials project: Here you will present the materials used for lessons, to the class.

  • A journal entry assignment

  • Various lesson planning and group work assignments

  • Various tests and tasks over the 4-week course, covering grammar, punctuation and a few other aspects covered in class. We work with our teachers to adequately prepare them for these tests. All content of the tests is covered during the course.

What's included?

➔ Pre departure assistance including budgeting, packing tips and more

➔ Getting the necessary documentation prepared prior to departure

➔ Assistance with booking the flight

➔ 24/7 Dedicated Ongoing In-country Support

➔ We check in with you regularly and keep up to date with your teach abroad experience.

➔ Guaranteed job placement at a carefully vetted school

➔ An Internationally Accredited TEFL/TESOL certification

➔ Practical Teacher Training

➔ A support network of fellow teachers

➔ Airport transfer - We’ll take you to your pre-arranged accommodation.

➔ We assist you with your SIM card setup so that you can contact your loved ones back home and your new  friends 

➔ 1 week of cultural orientation and activities

➔ 3 week in-classroom TESOL course and qualification (if you opt in for the in-class TESOL)

➔ Lifetime placement guarantee on our network once you’ve completed your first contract

What else do you need to budget for?

You’ll also need to budget for various other expenses, not payable to us or our partners, which allow you to legally teach abroad plus the cost of travel to your destination and insurance for your trip.

 

Cambodia is generally a cheap place to travel to, so you should be able to manage on a relatively low budget if necessary.

You will be spending at least 2 months in Bali before you receive your first paycheck from your school (if you do the in-class program) You will, therefore, need to budget enough money to see you through the first month during the TEFL course and your first month of teaching.

Of course, the amount of money you will need depends on your spending habits.

Our team will assist you with booking flights, finding the best insurance for you and advising you on all the documents costs involved.

Intake Date

2022
18 April | 16 May  | 13 June 
08 August | 05 September 
03 October | 31 October
28 November

Please Note: this program is not free and there are costs attached to the extensive service and certifications provided by Travel Anywhere