To promote and ensure quality teaching and effective learning of English.

To support the wider aims of British Council and its cultural relations mission.


Reference number BUR-T-3029
Location Yangon, Myanmar
Salary 24 hour contracts – US$15,190 – 20,532 gross per year and GBP 7,740 – 8,700 gross per year. 21 hour contracts – US$13,291 – 17,966 gross per year and GBP 6,772 – 7,612 gross per year.
Duration 2 years
Working hours 21/24 contact teaching hours per week
Annual leave 40 days (whilst Myanmar remains an ECA category F country) and public holidays as determined by the British Council (approx. 14 days).
Closing date Sunday 05 January 2020

Role overview

We are recruiting for a Teacher of English to work in our teaching centres in Yangon. The British Council is in an exciting phase of expansion of its teaching in Yangon, and the post offers excellent developmental opportunities and the chance to work in a friendly, professional team. This includes a range of senior teachers, specialist coordinators, and experienced and enthusiastic teachers.

We are looking for a range of teachers; those with the Delta/Trinity Diploma or equivalent and 3-4 years’ post certificate experience, those with the CELTA and two years’ experience, and those with the CELTA and one year’s experience. If applying with less than two years’ experience you will be given thorough continued professional development, and anyone lacking a YL extension to the CELTA will be expected to start the TYLEC in their first year of teaching. Applicants should also be a highly proficient user of English with an undergraduate degree.

How to apply