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English Education Volunteer Project


Thailand: Bangkok, Chiang Mai

Program Duration

2-4 Week


Volunteer English teachers have to be at least 18 years old to be considered. Its also important that theyre fluent in written and spoken English. While veteran teachers are enthusiastically welcomed, teaching credentials are not required to volunteer to teach English in Thailand.

Beyond this, Friends for Asia requires all volunteers who will be working directly with children to file a certified police background check before their start date.


  • English

Cost in US$:

USD 695

Cost Includes:

  • Excursions
  • Food
  • In-country orientation/Training
  • In-country staff support
  • Language instruction
  • Registration fees
  • Written materials pre-departure

Program Fees Include:

Participation in the English Education Volunteer Project starts at a minimum of two weeks at USD 695. Each additional week is USD 100.

Fee includes: Airport pick up, accommodation during orientation and entire project time, breakfast every morning, lunch every work day, 2 day orientation, half day city tour, cultural dinner and show, onsite coordinator and 24 hour emergency assistance.

Fee does not include: Plane tickets, travel insurance, cost of criminal police background check required for this project, cost of transportation to and from work location and accommodation, ride to the airport after service, dinner.

Experience Required


Volunteer Types

  • Childcare & Children
  • Education
  • English Teaching
  • Teaching
  • Tutor

Typical Volunteer

An individual who loves to travel, wants to learn more about Thailand and assist Asia in it's development.

Age Range

18 and up

This Program is open to

Worldwide Participants. This Program is also open to Families, Couples and Individuals.

Typical Living Arrangements

  • Independent living

Participants Travel

in Groups

Typically Participants Work

in Groups

Application Process Involves

  • Online Application

Typically The Application Process Time is

2 days

Post Services Include

  • Exit Debriefing Abroad