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Retirement cut-off in Thailand?

Discussion in 'Teaching abroad' started by claytie, Dec 6, 2019.

  1. claytie

    claytie New commenter

    Is the teachers' retirement age flexible in Thailand?
  2. the hippo

    the hippo Lead commenter Community helper

    Quite a few things seem to be flexible in Thailand.
  3. snitzelvonkrumm

    snitzelvonkrumm Occasional commenter

    Yes, I know a number of teachers who are over 65 and having no problems with employment in international schools.
  4. fordseries123

    fordseries123 New commenter

    It depends on your school, but yes I have heard of a few internationals schools keeping staff on after they are 60. Usually, these teachers have been working in their school for a number of years before they turned 60.
    Government schools in Thailand, are more stricter on the retirement age though.
  5. claytie

    claytie New commenter

    Thanks, everyone!
  6. makhnovite

    makhnovite Established commenter

    'are more stricter'

    more strict!!!
  7. motorhomer

    motorhomer New commenter

    Or just stricter?
    tb9605 likes this.
  8. Helen-Back

    Helen-Back Occasional commenter

    We've got a couple of teachers approaching 70. Doesn't seem to be an issue.
    claytie likes this.
  9. fordseries123

    fordseries123 New commenter

    Oops, apologies.

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