Employment Opportunities

Yangon Academy hires experienced, certified teachers who are native English speakers or highly fluent in English. If you are qualified, have a passion for teaching, and want to experience this special country, then we wish to hear from you. We also have opportunities for individuals living in Yangon, who are looking for a substitute teaching position on a daily basis. If you are interested in applying to our school, please email to [email protected] with a letter of application, a current CV, a recent photograph, and the contact details of at least three most recent educational references.  As a pre-condition for employment, Yangon Academy requires all faculty candidates to read, understand, and agree to abide by the Child Protection policies and procedures set forth in the Handbook for Child Protection. Further, to acknowledge your suitability to work with children, please sign and submit, with your other application documents, the following form, Statement of Suitability. << click here

Yangon Academy Vacancies for 2023-2024 
  1. Secondary Social Studies, to include AP Economics and/or Global Issues
All the positions above are open until filled 

Please send current C.V. with supporting documents to [email protected]

Supporting documents include:

  • Cover letter
  • Copies of diplomas and certificates
  • Reference letters from recent supervisors and/or email addresses
  • Recent photo
  • Copy of main passport page
  • Copy of criminal background check

Thank you. You will love teaching our students.

(updated 03 April 2023) 
Email:  [email protected]


In order to be considered for a teaching post, each candidate must provide evidence of:
  • Bachelor’s Degree or higher
  • Current teaching certification
  • Minimum of two years teaching experience
  • Background check
  • Excellent communication skills
  • Ability to work in a team
  • Native English speaker or must be highly proficient in written and spoken English
  • Versatility and flexibility are assets
note: language certification like CELTA is not sufficient

International health care coverage from TieCare (except for North America)

Note: Some of the benefits may apply to overseas hired teachers only.