We are currently accepting applications for a limited number of mid-term positions (to begin work in November 2018), with an application deadline of October 15, 2018.  Please email contact@americanthaifoundation.org to inquire.

Applications for teaching opportunities in the 2019 academic year will be announced in October 2018. 

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

April 30, 2018

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

April 2018

Interviews continue

Notification of acceptance to program continues

March-April, 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 20, 2018

  May 21-25, 2018

  May 26, 2018

  May 27, 2018

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

Language and culture orientation and teacher training

Excursion to National Elephant Conservation Center.  Farewell dinner.
Volunteers meet their respective school representatives.
TTC send-off lunch.
Depart for schools, accompanied by school representatives.

May 28, 2018

July 27-28, 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 23-24, 2019

March 25-30, 2019

March 30, 2019

March 31, 2019

Continuation of work with schools, Yonok Foundation, and other social-impact organizations 

TTC year-end meeting and retreat 

TTC community engagement/development project

Farewell dinner, and ceremony to award certificates of appreciation

End of year of service

 * Even though some schools’ academic calendar may end before March 31, TTC volunteers are expected to engage in service activities with the foundation until end of March 2019.