CFBT Education Development Trust

Primary English Teacher

South East Asia, Brunei

Are you interested in a unique teaching experience in Temburong District, Brunei?

As part of our longstanding partnership with the government of Brunei we are recruiting a Primary English teacher for June/July 2019  who is interested in a unique experience teaching in Temburong district in Brunei. Temburong is the easternmost district of Brunei Darussalam and is separated from the rest of Brunei by Brunei Bay, though a bridge is due to connect to the main area of Brunei in 2020. It is a quiet and peaceful district, with largely unspoilt jungle and beautiful natural surroundings which provide an unforgettable and fascinating experience.

If this sounds something you would be interested in please view a video of living in Temburong at  For more details of working in Brunei please look at as well as some other videos of the work we do in school and the life of teachers at  

To be eligible you must:
1) Hold a degree from a university in Australia, Canada, Ireland, New Zealand, United Kingdom, South Africa
2) Hold Qualified Teacher Status/teacher accreditation (PGCE, Bed, DipT etc.) A TEFL cert with degree is not sufficient
3) Have a minimum 3 years relevant classroom teaching experience post qualification with experience of teaching early years or Key stage 1
4) Be under 55 years old at the time of arrival in Brunei Darussalam

Please note that to be eligible for a post in Temburong you must be either single or with a spouse but without child dependants. 

Benefits of working in Brunei include:

A competitive tax free salary BND42,000 - 72,000 (£24k - £40K)
Contract Completion Bonus of 1/6th of salary
Low cost of living
Generously-sized living accommodation providedhouse
Heavily subsidised support for dependants' schooling
Genuine opportunities for continued professional development
Great work/life balance

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Start Date: 01-01-2020

Apply By: 15-06-2019