EAL / Primary Teachers

  • Deadline:
  • Brunei: Brunei.
  • Global Recruitment Solutions (UK) Ltd
  • Experience: 3 YEARS
  • Positions: 20
  • Degree Required

Job Summary

Vacancy: Primary EAL Teacher

Location: BRUNEI

Start Date: June / July 2021

Our clients are now looking for Primary EAL / English teachers to work in Government Schools in Brunei. All applicants MUST have experience working in a Primary School with a formal teaching qualification.

Details of Position

As a Primary EAL Teacher, you will be working alongside local teachers within Primary Government Schools teaching English to Bruneian school children aged 4 7.

Brunei operates a four term year, each of 10/11 weeks, with a 10 day or 2 week holiday between each term and then 4 or 5 weeks in December. The school year comprises a total of about 200 days.

All applicants must meet the requirements in terms of experience and education.


Although these are English Teaching positions, the Ministry of Education will only accept candidates with one of the following Qualifications. Teachers need to meet the following requirements, which are NOT negotiable: All teachers applying will need to have the following.

To be eligible to apply you MUST HAVE the following:

BA Degree or BA Education & PGCE (from the UK, Ireland, Australia, Canada, Ireland, New Zealand, South Africa).

Qualified teacher status/teacher accreditation is Mandatory (PGCE, BEd, DipT etc.)
o BA Degree & TEFL/CELTA/ other ESL certificates alone WILL NOT BE ACCEPTED

MUST HAVE experience teaching EAL within Primary Schools

Minimum 3 years relevant classroom teaching experience post PGCE qualification.

All teachers must have EAL / English teaching experience.

The MoE will not accept candidates that have too many short term / temporary posts. They select teachers with proven long term contracts within schools.

All teachers must have a current driving licence and must be willing to drive in Brunei or be able to rely upon someone in their household who can drive.

All candidates must be under the age of 55 for MoE approval.

Salary and Benefits


The Average Salary is (BDN 3,500 5,000 per month) approximately calculated at £23,000 - £34,000 yearly depending on currency exchange at the time of application, qualifications and experience. An additional one sixth of salary (i.e. four months) will be paid on completion of the two year contract.

The benefits package is extensive and teachers enjoy the following:

Free or heavily subsidised spacious furnished accommodation
Return airfares and baggage allowance
Annual flight allowances
Heavily subsidised private education in Brunei at schools approved by our client (ages 5-18) for up to 2 children or 3 children for teaching couples
Thorough pre-departure Briefing and Orientation Course in Brunei before taking up teaching duties
In-service Cambridge ICELT course
Malay language and ICT training
Education Centres with libraries, teaching resources with computer/internet facilities
Professional, administrative, housing and welfare support
Interest-free car loan
Subsidised private group health insurance scheme
Settling in allowance USD$400 - USD$1,300


Email your c.v. in word document
(Please send us a fully updated and detailed c.v. with your experience AND supporting documents)

o Please note that the MoE will require transcripts of your Degree & PGCE (or BA Education) as well as your educational Certificates. If you do not have transcripts, you will need to contact your University for them to send them to you.

Application form (this will be shortlisted candidates)

Passport and Certificates

Please write your Name + Nationality in the Subject box + Location applying for:

DUE to the high volume of applicants for these positions, we apologize but we can only reply to those who meet the above requirements.

Currency Converter

Company Details

Global Recruitment Solutions (UK) Ltd
More Company Information

More jobs from this recruiter

Job Location

Search jobs by map location | More jobs in Brunei

Disclaimer | Application Advisory | Your Safety

International TEFL and TESOL Training (ITTT)

Teach English online or abroad with a TEFL/TESOL certificate from ITTT. We have over 25 years' experience with 120,000 teachers graduated. Online, in-class and combined courses with lifetime job support.

100% Online, Blended and Face-to-face TEFL Trinity CertTESOL Courses in Malaga and Rome.

Start a new career as an English teacher and teach anywhere in the world. Book your interview now!

Promote your training courses at for less than £10.00/€11.00/$13.00 per week!

Reach more than 100,000 potential students each month with Train to Teach targeted advertising via our platform, social media, apps & newsletters.

Download our 2020 Media Pack

SEE The World

Step this way and join us in Chiang Mai, Thailand for an opportunity to teach English to the World: 4 weeks of onsite training including 6 observed teaching practices at local schools followed by a job guarantee.

TEFL Worldwide Prague

Teach worldwide! Awarded Top TEFL Certification Program of 2018 & 2019 as well as Best TEFL Course for Job Guidance! Get TEFL certified in just 4 weeks and join our graduates who have taught in 60+ countries.

Live TEFL Prague

Start teaching English in Prague today! Our 1-month in-classroom course will give you all the tools you need to get started. With our job guaranteed you can start teaching for our school straight after the course.

Want More Jobs Like This Direct to Your Inbox?

Subscribe To Our Free Daily Newsletter

Your privacy is important to us. Your subscription email address will never be shared with anyone. Each newsletter includes a simple one-click unsubscribe button.