MYANMAR

Pre Departure support

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

and answering any questions you might have.

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.

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.

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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Why Teach English in Myanmar?

If you’re looking for a truly raw and authentic experience on the road less travelled then our Teach English in Myanmar program is for you.

No-degree is required for this program and earning potentials are high.

Teachers typically earn just under R20 000.00 per month.

Despite slow political change, the country is fast becoming a destination of choice for international travellers seeking unique adventures and cultural enrichment thanks to the very low travel costs, incredible sights and the mix of cultures from all over Southeast Asia.

Described as the next Thailand, you’ll be one of the first teachers to experience the buzzing local environment full of opportunities for adventurous, long-term visitors and your 6 month full-time teaching position will provide valuable English skills to the Burmese people.

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

  • Bachelor’s degrees are not required, however some teaching experience is preferred if you don’t have a bachelor’s degree

  • TESOL or TEFL certificate – minimum 120-hour course. If you already hold a recognised certificate, you may be eligible for our placement & orientation only option.

  • Between 21 and 45 years of age

  • Good health. You may have to take a medical exam when you arrive in Myanmar and this may include a blood test.

How long is a teaching contract in Myanmar?

Placements are for 1 semester (6 months).

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

We offer both in-class and online Internationally Accredited TEFL/TESOL courses to prepare you for your adventure abroad. Just ask us how 

If you’re unsure about any of your qualifications, chat to us! We’ll answer all your questions and do our best to accommodate you.

About our IN COUNTRY TESOL/TEFL course

We offer both an accredited online or in-class option for anyone who doesn’t have a TESOL or equivalent certificate.

If you already have a 120-hour TESOL or equivalent, our placement team will review your application and confirm whether your qualification is valid.

Many TESOL courses are not accredited and do not provide adequate preparation for teaching. That’s why we recommend completing our 120-hour in-class TESOL in Myanmar. It will give you the best possible preparation and ensure that your students get the best education.

The TESOL Course is a 4 week course which takes place in Yangon, Myanmar and is tailored specifically for those preparing to teach English in Myanmar.

 

It consists of a 5 day cultural orientation program followed by 3 weeks of theory and practical learning.

You’ll also get to meet fellow teachers and forge new friendships while participating in exciting cultural activities and excursions.

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

➔ A toolkit for navigating Japanese culture

➔ 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 you’re about to make on your epic orientation!

➔ 1 week of cultural orientation and activities

➔ 3 week in-classroom TESOL course and qualification

➔ 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.

Flights, Insurance and additional documentation (we will be able to assist you with all of this, so don't worry, we will help) Accommodation for your first month in Myanmar will need to be paid upon arrival. We will assist in setting it up for you. Any additional things that you will need to purchase on arrival that you did not bring with will be at your own expense, along with daily expenses, food etc. 

Make sure to budget for your first month working too, as your first pay check will be at the end of that month. 

Intake Date

2021

26 April, 28 June, 27 September

2022

17 January, 25 April, 27 June, 26 September