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Volunteer English Bangkok

Alternative English Class Teacher

Volunteer as a teacher for our village student and learn about our culture!

About the Program

If you can speak and write fluent English … then you are the right person to join our volunteer program to teach English in Thailand. The idea of our program is "fun based". The main focus is teaching vocabulary lessons by using drawing or action tools. Secondary priority lesson idea should be simple conversation. 

Such as: How many ........ ? How old are you ? What is your favorite pet ?

These should be simple question or conversation that the children will use as daily routine. We’d like to give space and flexibility to our volunteers to use alternative forms of teaching, which they themselves will find fun and educational, and which will motivate Thai children to learn and speak English. We believe that “learning by playing” will give kids a better experience and eventually a better understanding of English, rather than teaching the “traditional way”.This idea is related to the school objectives set by the Thailand government.

Our programs for volunteers will be designed individually:

If you tell us in which area(s) you would like to teach, the duration of your anticipated stay and how many hours you can dedicate to teach on a weekly basis – we will send you a proposal within 2 weeks.

We now have agreements with several schools in 4 different areas:

  • Bangkok
  • Ayutthaya / Bang Pa In
  • Khao Yai
  • Kanchanaburi

This program is not only about teaching at class, but also about cultural aspects. You will explore our culture with our youth guide. You will discover this amazing country and our youth will practice their English conversation skills from this tour, too.

Our tour destinations are for example : Bangkok Canal Tour or Old city Bike trip or Old city Walking Trip or the Zoo. 

Use your creativity when it comes to teaching! We promise you will have a great time!

Suitable for


Typical day


2-3 Hours per day 

3-5 Days per week (Weekdays)

1-2 Days for weekend will be reserved for your holiday

Every day when you are at school, you will get lunch there. You can expect to enjoy real Thai food.

School schedule : Weekday

08.00 AM : School begins 

09.00 - 12.00 AM : Teaching 1-2 hours

12.00 - 13.00 PM : Lunch 

13.00 - 15.00 PM : Teaching 1-2 hours

Program Requirements

In order to join the program you need to be at least 18 years old on the program start date. There might be exemptions if you can provide the permission of your legal guardian(s). Of course, there is an exception for children that are accompanied by their parents.
Language Skills
You need to speak English (fluently)
Health Declaration
Criminal Background Check
Education Requirements
at University level
Required Documents
Nationality Restrictions
No restrictions. Helping hands from all over the world are welcome.
Time Commitment
Your helping hand will be required on Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday and Friday

Any questions? Just ask. We at Volunteer English Bangkok are happy to help you.

Contact Project Coordinator

Free-time activities

There are various activities available, here some examples:
  • Soccer lovers can play Street soccer 
  • Nature lovers can do some gardening at our rooftop
  • Museum or Local Market walking trips are very near
  • Our Location is in Old Town of Bangkok close to Grand palace and Kao San. You can walk or biking from us
  • If you want to create or initiate the Weekend English Class for our villager, you can do too, just tell us

Contact & Reservation
4 - 50
4 - 50
Airport Pickup

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Services by Volunteer English Bangkok
Your fee will be used for: 
  • Welcome dinner 
  • Lunch at school during the teaching days
  • Tour to Teach package for touring Bangkok 1 time per 2 weeks (Boat, bike or walking trip)
  • Airport pickup
  • Accommodation
  • Electricity, water and housekeeping cost that we use for villager to do this as for helping them get money
  • Equipment for teaching such as paper, pencil, ink for printing , etc.
  • Donation to good students and also used for setting intensive English class for talent teenager
  • Donation for other alternative education such as gardening, farming, football, music etc.
  • Budget for build up our own Social Enterprise for generating our own income as for donation and scholarship for good student in the future and also for creating job for less fortunate villager
Airport Pickup at Suvarnabhumi International

We can pick you up at any airport in Bangkok.


You room has air condition & a shared WC.

Dorm Room
Food & Beverages

Lunch at the school during the weekdays is provided.

Internet Access
Good access at the project site
What's NOT included?
Visa, flights, travel insurance or vaccinations are NOT included in the program fees.

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Costs (Prices in USD)
4 weeks (min. stay)
5 weeks
6 weeks
7 weeks
11 weeks
19 weeks
50 weeks (max. stay)
Average fees

You can volunteer at the project site in Bangkok/Thailand between 4 weeks and 50 weeks. Please note that the above shown program fees are estimated and subject to exchange rate fluctuations. Volunteer English Bangkok will let you know about the final price during your application process.
Deposit (15%)
The deposit is simply to reserve your volunteer placement. Payments are handled by PayPal, our trusted global payment provider. If you don't have a PayPal account, you can also pay using a credit card.
Final Payment (85%)
Your final payment must be made up to 30 days before to the volunteer program starts. This payment is also securely handled by PayPal or credit card.

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