Lanna International School recruits teachers and leadership members predominantly using Schrole ( and actively seeks qualified teachers with international experience, as well as experienced teachers who wish to leave their home country to begin a career in international education.

We are seeking teachers who can help us to attain the highest educational standards whilst maintaining our friendly and caring atmosphere: something that all of us at Lanna value and cherish. You will join a supportive, energetic and enthusiastic team of teachers who are determined to make high achievement and enjoyment of school life a reality for all of our children.

Qualification Requirements:

Applicants for teaching roles must hold, at minimum, a Bachelor’s degree and full valid teaching certification from their home country e.g. PGCE or B.Ed (TEFL/TESOL/CELTA only candidates will not be considered for employment). Please note that the degree must be directly related to the post that you are applying for. A strong preference is given to candidates who have shown a pattern of involvement in extra-curricular activities. Overseas teaching experience is preferred, but not required.

Student Safeguarding:

At Lanna, we are committed to student safeguarding. All applicants are required to provide accurate, detailed and verifiable information about their employment history, including any aspects of their past or profile that could affect our reputation or the well-being of our community. All successful candidates are also expected to understand and adhere to Lanna’s code of professional conduct (see links below).

Application Procedure for Teaching Positions:

Interested applicants should preferably sign up for Schrole ( in order to apply for vacancies listed on this recruitment page.  We also accept applications through [email protected].  Please include a 2 page CV and and letter of application in addition to 2 referees, one of whom should be your current Head of School.


The Lanna international teacher package includes:

  • HSC medical insurance coverage.
  • Free education for two of your children (“yours” by birth or legally adopted), and half fees thereafter.
  • Return flight to country of origin upon contract renewal. Provided annually, from the end of the second year of service (or a cash bonus alternative).
  • Free lunch each day.
  • The school assists with relevant immigration, visa and Thai teacher license issues on your behalf, and pays the appropriate fees.
  • Regular opportunities for funded Professional Development, both in Thailand and beyond (it is very much encouraged).
  • Opportunities to contribute to the development of the school in a meaningful way through membership of committees and frequent consultation on important school issues. This is not a “top down” school; your opinions are considered, valued, and indeed expected.
Vacancies for 2020-2021

Teaching vacancies for the new school year (commencing August) are ordinarily posted on this page during December, January and February. Please check back regularly during those times if you are interested in joining us at Lanna. Make sure you sign up for Schrole (  Click the job links below to view more detail about each vacancy and apply by clicking the ‘Apply for this job’ link on Schrole.  It is free to sign up for Schrole when applying for individual job postings on this page.

Leadership Vacancies

Deputy Head of School sought for August 2020
You will work closely with the current Head of School and the school’s senior management team in the overall administration and operation of the international curriculum and academic programs in all areas, Pre Nursery to Year 13.
The Deputy Head of School must believe strongly in the academic and general philosophy of the school and help implement the goals and objectives of the school. We seek a talented and experienced leader in education to continue to build upon Lanna’s success to date and who will help it develop as it enters its new phase of expansion. For full details of the role, and to apply:

Early Years Vacancies

No current vacancies

Primary School Vacancies
Secondary School Vacancies

Secondary Science Teacher, including Chemistry to A Level

For August 2020, we are in need of a fully qualified and dedicated science teacher to teach chemistry to A Level, as well as general science at middle school and IGCSE levels. For full details of this position, see:


Head of Secondary Mathematics, including Statistics to A Level

For August 2020, we are in need of a fully qualified and dedicated Head of Mathematics. The ability to teach Statistics at A level is essential for this role (you will be replacing the Head of Department who was the key teacher of Statistics at A Level). For full details of this position, see:


Secondary Student Support Coordinator

For August 2020, we are in need of an enthusiastic, experienced, and self-directed person to take on the challenging role of Student Support Coordinator within our Secondary School. For full details of this position, see:


Middle School Geography Teacher

For August 2020, we are seeking to appoint a fully qualified, experienced, and highly motivated teacher of Geography. The successful candidate will take on overall responsibility for the teaching and ongoing development of Geography at KS3 (Years 7, 8 and 9). For full details of this position, see:


Secondary History Teacher, to A Level

For August 2020, we are seeking to appoint a fully qualified, experienced, and highly motivated teacher of CIE’s IGCSE and A Level History. The successful candidate must be confident and secure in their knowledge of History at Key Stages 4 and 5. For full details of this position, see:

Admin & Support Vacancies

For Admin and Support vacancies please send your CV and letter of application to: [email protected]

We are fully committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children, therefore all applicants must be willing to undergo rigorous child protection screening, including checks with past employers and criminal background checks. 

We welcome enquiries from any interested applicant for possible future openings:

[email protected]