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Contract: to be confirmed | Start Date: flexible | Location: East Asia (Hong Kong/ Indonesia/ Japan/ Korea/ Malaysia/ Myanmar/ Singapore/ Thailand/ Taiwan/ Vietnam)

Teacher of English (East Asia)


Are you an enthusiastic and passionate teacher who’s looking for a dynamic teaching experience in East Asia?

This is an excellent opportunity to join our friendly and vibrant educational environment whilst demonstrating high level of professional and teaching skills. You’ll get to unleash your creativity to provide exciting, fun and relevant learning experiences as well as having the chance to work with other outstanding teachers.


If you are a teacher specialising in Adults or/and Young Learners, we want you!


Come and see for yourself what it’s like to work as a Teacher at British Council in East Asia and if you are keen to get more details about the profiles of teachers we are recruiting, click here 
Job Description-Teacher for Adults
Job Description-Teacher for Young Learners
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Choose A Rewarding Career With The British Council



How to apply:

When submitting your application, kindly state your preferred choice of countries (up to three) in your supporting statement, your earliest start date and your preference for teaching Adults or Young Learners.


If you are flexible with your locations, we will be happy to consider your candidacy for any suitable vacancy in the region.


*For other teaching vacancies, you may want to apply here.



Talent Pool:


Your profile will be in our talent pool for three months where you will receive updates on any active vacancy.

Subsequently, our recruitment team will contact you and you can let us know if you wish to remain in our talent pool or withdraw from the list.

You may also renew your candidacy by filling a new application form.



We look forward to having you joining the British Council teaching team in East Asia!



Warm regards,



The Recruitment team-British Council East Asia





About the British Council


The British Council is the UK’s international organisation for cultural relations and educational opportunities. We create friendly knowledge and understanding between the people of the UK and other countries. We do this by making a positive contribution to the UK and the countries we work with – changing lives by creating opportunities, building connections and engendering trust.


Enquiries about the post can be sent to the East Asia Regional Teacher Recruitment team (EAteacher.Recruitment@britishcouncil.org.sg) based in Singapore.


Internal candidates only: please remember to include the full version of your most recent end-of-year-record of performance and confirm when the system prompts you to, and that you have discussed the application with both your line and centre manager. 

Valuing diversity is essential to the British Council’s work. We aim to abide by and promote equality legislation by following both the letter and the spirit of it to try and avoid unjustified discrimination, recognising discrimination as a barrier to equality of opportunity, inclusion and human rights.


All staff worldwide are required to ensure their behaviour is consistent with our policies.


The British Council is a full member of Keeping Children Safe (KCS) and has achieved level 1 child safe certification. We believe that all children have the right to be protected from all forms of abuse as set out in Article 19, UNCRC, 1989 and that every child matters - everywhere in the world. In line with the British Council's Child Protection policy, any appointment is contingent on thorough checks including criminal record checks, in line with legal requirements.