Myanmar is the Place to Teach

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Brainworks - Total Group of Schools
Brainworks - Total Group of Schools Published: June 5, 2017


Immediate Start for the Following Positions:

  • 2 x Pre School English Teacher - Yangon
  • 1 x Primary School English teacher for Regional Taunggyi branch
  • 1 x Upper Primary & Secondary Science teacher for Regional Taunggyi branch

Work and live in the Golden Land of Myanmar ranked as the best place in the world to teach English (

Benefits Include:

We offer single academic year Employment agreements, but are very focussed on giving our students certainty and continuity and preference is given to applicants who are prepared to commit to 2 consecutive agreements.

  • Our salary year is from 1st week of June to 30th
  • Our teacher-working year runs from June 1st through to the eve of Thingyun in early April of the following year.
  • For those that complete a single academic year contract and are offered and accept a second year contract we offer a one-month paid holiday for the month of May.
  • Paid public and term holidays.
  • Paid flight costs to and from Myanmar on full completion of contract from Bangkok.
  • Excellent teacher/student class ratios.
  • High quality studio apartment air-conditioned accommodation for singles.
  • Free basic house keeping and laundry service.
  • We cover all initial and bi-monthly visa renewal costs.
  • Free daily nutritional school lunches.
  • We cover all local work related transportation costs.
  • Basic simple medical coverage.
  • Ongoing educational professional development trainings and opportunities.


US$1600.00 – US$1800 per month.

Note: While the salary may be less than teachers are paid in some western countries international teachers usually say because of the low cost of living in Myanmar they can live a far easier and more affluent lifestyle in Myanmar than they can on a teacher’s salary in their own country.


  • Be a native English speaker from the USA, Canada, UK, Australia or New Zealand.
  • You must hold a recognized university degree in your chosen field of teaching.
  • You must hold an ESL qualification: TESOL, CELTA or TEFL (min. 120 hours of in class training) or have an accredited ESOL endorsement on your teaching license.
  • All positions require at least two full years practical leading and teaching classroom experience.
  • Have experience living abroad (preferably 1 year or more) in a developing country and a solid sense for adventure.

Materials needed to Apply

Send email applications to


  1. A detailed cover letter telling us about you as a person and why you think you should be chosen to join our awesome team.
  2. A current CV
  3. A 4 – 5 minute demonstration video of you teaching in a classroom setting.

Should you be shortlisted for a position at a later date you will need to supply the following documentation.

  1. A copy of your passport
  2. 2 letters of reference
  3. A copy of your teaching credentials, certifications, endorsements, etc.
  4. A police check

Please note: We will only respond to applicants who meet our requirements.

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