Living Guide for Phuket Thailand – Phuket.Net

Employment & Jobs in Phuket

Many people come to Phuket on holiday and want to stay for longer. Unless you have independent means this means that you will need to find a job, which is often not as easy as you might think but can be very rewarding.

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  • Business in Thailand

    Starting a Business in Thailand

    Foreign Ownership Foreigners can hold 100% ownership of businesses in non-restricted categories, such as exporting businesses and... read more

    Starting a Business in Thailand

    Foreign Ownership Foreigners can hold 100% ownership of businesses in non-restricted categories, such as exporting businesses and certain types of manufacturing businesses. Other methods to obtain 100% non-Thai control are through (1) application for an alien... read more

  • Thailand taxes

    Taxes in Thailand

    All individuals, whether foreign or Thai, who work in Thailand or have taxable income must apply for a taxpayer’s... read more

    Taxes in Thailand

    All individuals, whether foreign or Thai, who work in Thailand or have taxable income must apply for a taxpayer’s identification number which is issued by the Revenue Department on presentation of a Thai identification card or foreign passport and... read more

  • Teaching English in Phuket

    Teaching English

    One of the easiest ways to get a job in Thailand is to teach English. Ideally you should be a native speaker and hold at least an... read more

    Teaching English

    One of the easiest ways to get a job in Thailand is to teach English. Ideally you should be a native speaker and hold at least an undergraduate degree. Teaching experience and qualifications are a big plus (see TEFL below). Qualifications Native English... read more

  • Thailand work permit

    Thailand Work Permit Information

    With a few exceptions, all foreigners engaged in any kind of work in Thailand must hold a valid work permit. These are issued by... read more

    Thailand Work Permit Information

    With a few exceptions, all foreigners engaged in any kind of work in Thailand must hold a valid work permit. These are issued by the Department of Employment, part of the Ministry of Labour and Social Welfare. The term “work” covers both physical... read more

  • Working in Phuket

    Working in Phuket

    Many people come to Phuket on holiday and want to stay for longer. Unless you have independent means, this means that you will... read more

    Working in Phuket

    Many people come to Phuket on holiday and want to stay for longer. Unless you have independent means, this means that you will need to get a job. Teaching English is an obvious option and is relatively easy to get into. You need to have a degree in most cases... read more