EFL Teachers Needed in Yangon and Mandalay, Myanmar

Date posted:2018-02-26 | Writer: BFI Education Services | Email: [email protected]

BFI Education Services operate 4 main campuses and 4 kindergartens in Myanmar. Our campuses are located in Yangon, Mandalay and Nay Pyi Taw. We are now recruiting qualified teachers for its summer program in Yangon and Mandalay. The program begins on March 12, 2018 and ends on May 11, 2018. We are looking for native level English speakers with a minimum of a Bachelor's Degree, and prefer to hire those who have CELTA, TESOL, or TEFL certification and at least two years of teaching experience.

Teaching in our summer program gives you a unique opportunity to exchange language and culture with a bright, amazing group of students. Our program is well structured and even offers you a week of paid holiday for the Water Festival to travel and explore the country. Myanmar is a developing country and it is changing rapidly. Flexibility and a sense of adventure will be to your benefit here, as well as a willingness to work within a team and to commit to a strong work ethics.

Working hours are from 7:45 in the morning to 4:30 in the afternoon, Monday through Friday, and you will be teaching 25 teaching periods per week. Class sizes are small and kept at no more than 20 students. The salary offered is $2,800 for the whole 8-week period, accommodation is rent-free, and lunch is provided on school days.

If you demonstrate enthusiasm and dedication while working with us, and are able to prove your skills in teaching, and also find our work environment enjoyable, you may be offered a one-year academic contract upon completion of the summer program. Therefore, this 8-week summer school will serve as a probationary period.


Interested applicants should send the following documents to the address given on the job heading:   

1. Cover Letter

2. CV

3. A recent photo

4. CRB Check

5. Recommendation letter

Note: Incomplete applications WILL NOT be considered. Due to a large number of applicants, only shortlisted candidates will be contacted for a Skype or telephone interview.

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