PHUKET: The Phuket Primary Education Area Office has relaxed the requirements for foreigners to be hired as English-language teachers at government schools in Phuket.
The move is aimed at combating a critical staff shortage, explained Office Director Jian Thongnoon.
“We need about 100 English teachers, but right now we have only about 50 teachers and some of these are not very good in English. This is a big emergency that we need to solve,” he said.
Read more: The Phuket Gazette