Thailand Teaching Short Term Internship

Company : GVI
Location : Phang Nga
Duration: 4 weeks to 3 months
Approx Costs: 2000 to 3000+ £ Pound (UK)

Gain experience in teaching on this internship based in the fishing village on Ban Nam Khem in Southern Thailand. Boost your CV and kick start your career as you intern on this program alongside a team of internationals.



  • Gain skills needed for a career in education and social impact
  • Opportunity to complete courses offered in partnership with the University of Richmond in the United States
  • Access to a job portal
  • Experience the beautiful beaches and national parks of Thailand in your free time
  • Fully immerse in the Thai culture as you work closely on community development initiatives

Live and intern in the rural fishing village of Ban Nam Khem. Fully immerse in the local culture as you support the learning of the English language in local schools and kindergartens.

You will receive training in Teaching English as a Foreign Language (TEFL), lesson planning and classroom management in order to effectively fulfill your role as an intern. Other projects you could be involved in may include hosting relaxed English language classes; provide additional support to students as a tutor; facilitate after school activities and assist with education classes for adults.

You will be motivated to generate new solutions and propose new elements to improve contribution to the development of the community in Thailand.

Interns are required to complete weekly assignments and host leadership days. While on program, interns are supported by a dedicated mentor.

This internship includes three online courses which must be completed in order to obtain a certificate offered in partnership with the University of Richmond in the United States:

  • Community Development
  • Leadership Training
  • Career Development

After successful completion of this internship, you will be offered two career coaching sessions as well as gain access to a job portal.

Are you looking to pursue a career in social development? Why not upgrade to a career internship.

The career upgrade offers you the opportunity to gain valuable work experience by working with partner orginisations in multiple locations. This combination of having a virtual experience  on top of on the ground experience are qualities that are highly sought after by employers.  

Do you have an independent research topic to complete? Why not upgrade to a research internship.

Gain valuable experience and collect data for a dissertation or thesis. This program offers virtual check ins with an academic supervisor who has extensive experience and credentials in this sector. As a research intern, your main focus will be collecting or analyzing data and writing a paper. 


Job Guarantee:

For both the Career & Academic internship, we offer a job guarantee for those who join for a minimum of 6 months with a 50% cash back guarantee (terms and conditions apply). Get in touch for more information.



Since we opened our doors in 1998, we have spent over 65% of all funds directly on our projects.  It is our mission to support field operations in the long term.  Rather than abandon programs that recruit fewer volunteers we strategically invest from our fully staffed sites to help maintain our presence across the globe. The remaining 35% that is not directly invested in our programs covers the cost of volunteer recruitment, the operations of our head office.

Cost for the program by duration:

  • 4 weeks - £2,145
  • 6 weeks - £2,595
  • 8 weeks - £2,995
  • 10 weeks - £3,495
  • 12 weeks - £3,945



  • 18+ 
  • English 
  • Good physical fitness

Start Dates

Bi weekly start dates

Costs / Benefits

4 weeks - £2,345
6 weeks - £2,845
8 weeks - £3,145
10 weeks - £3,695
12 weeks - £4,145
14 weeks - £4,595
16 weeks - £5,095
18 weeks - £5,295
20 weeks - £5,745
22 weeks - £6,195
24 weeks - £6,645



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