To deliver high quality teaching and training that enhances the British Council’s reputation in Burma as the premier provider of English-medium professional skills and content based courses and to support selected government partners to improve their capacity.


Reference number BUR-T-1848
Location Nay Pyi Taw, Burma
Salary The current salary range is between US$15,660 – 20,532 gross per year, and GBP 7,740 – 8,700 gross per year.
Duration 10 months contract (renewable)
Working hours 22.5 contact teaching hours per week
Annual leave Annual paid leave is 35 days. While Burma remains an ECA category F country, an additional 5 days are granted. In addition, there are approximately 14 public holidays per year.
Closing date Sunday 02 December 2018

Role overview

We are looking for a Professional Development Unit Trainer for its contract work in Nay Pyi Taw, the capital of Burma (also known as Myanmar). The post offers excellent developmental opportunities, as well as the chance to earn and save well in a modern Asian city with a low crime rate, and make a unique contribution to government reform.

To be considered, you should be a highly proficient user of English with an undergraduate degree from an English-native speaking country. You should also have an internationally recognised TEFL-I qualification (i.e. Cambridge CELTA/ Trinity CertTESOL) and a minimum of 2 years full-time relevant post-certificate teaching experience with a wide range of relevant classes, levels and age groups. 

Enquiries about the post can be sent to the East Asia Regional Teacher Recruitment team based in Singapore.

How to apply