We are now accepting applications for TTC 2018-2019 full-time positions.  If you wish to be considered for our Early Decision process, please email contact@americanthaifoundation.org.

We continue to accept applications for the year-round TTC Short-Term Volunteer Program, as well as the volunteer program for Thai students at American universities, on a rolling basis.

Indicative Timeline for for TTC 2018-2019

* Occasional domestic travel will take place throughout the year for Teachers to attend retreats, touch-bases, and other TTC events at our Lampang province headquarters.

October 2017

December 2017

December 31, 2017

Begin accepting applications

Interviews begin for early applicants

Notifications of Early Decision acceptances

Fall-cycle application deadline

January 2018


Interviews continue

Notification of acceptance to program continues

March 31, 2018

Spring-cycle application deadline (priority given to applications submitted earlier)

March 2018

Interviews continue

Notification of acceptance to program continues

March-May, 2018

Incoming TTC 2018-2019 Volunteers beginning preparing for Thailand (language, culture, and program guidelines) via the Teach Thailand Corps Handbook and Language Book

  May 21, 2018

  May 22-26, 2018

  May 27, 2018

  May 28, 2018

TTC 2018-2019 Volunteers arrive in Lampang, Thailand (teachers from both Fall and Spring application cycles arrive together)

Language and culture orientation and teacher training

Excursion to National Elephant Conservation Center.  Farewell dinner
Depart for schools, accompanied by school representatives

May 29, 2018

July 16-17, 2018

Begin teaching 

TTC Teachers' midterm meeting and reunion

October 2018

Mid-year break (2-3 weeks, depending on school)

November 2018

Beginning of second semester

March 11-12, 2019

March 31, 2019

TTC year-end meeting and community development project

End of academic year