Full-time TEFL Positions in Vietnam

Date posted:2019-02-07 | Writer: GIA VIET English Language Centre | Email: [email protected]

GIA VIET English Language Centre is one of the most prestigious English schools based in Can Tho City, The Mekong Delta, Vietnam. The school provides English courses to a range of learners including young learners, teenagers, university students, and working people with a strong focus on the International Certificate Programs (IELTS, TOEIC) and academic English. In accordance with its expansion plan, Gia Viet is now pleased to announce recruitment for 3 new full-time native level English teachers.

Details in relation to these positions are described below:

Job Title: Full-time native teachers

Number: 03 (based in Can Tho and occasionally to nearby provinces in the Mekong Delta)

Tentative starting working date: ASAP

Contract duration: Minimum 1 year


• Teaching (delivering English Language teaching in accordance with curriculum, policies, procedures): including all programs: English for young learners and teenagers, General English, Communication, IELTS, Academic English, Flexi-time program (tutoring mode to individual students);

• Syllabus and material development (preparing course work materials, tests, examination papers, homework assignments, and handouts, writing new materials including audio and visual resources);

• Placement test development and administration;

• Evaluating students' class work and other assignments;

• Planning and teaching Professional Development Programs for Vietnamese teachers of English at the school;

• Planning and participating in social and English promotion programs organized by the school.


• Native level speakers of English (American, English, Canadian, New Zealanders, Australian and Filipino are preferred);

• University degree (regardless of majors/ disciplines);

• Professional teaching degrees/ certificates (TESOL, TEFL/ CELTA); Bachelor or Master Degree in TESOL/TEFL/ELT is prioritised;

• Native-like level of English communication; 

• At least 1 year of experience of teaching English for children/ adults: inexperienced teachers are welcome but will be evaluated on the basis of interviews;

• Experience in teaching IELTS and kids is preferred; knowledge/ experience of Steiner Waldorf is a bonus;

• Good commitment and attitude towards the teaching career;

• Commitment to professional development and activities in the school: long-term commitment is preferred;

• Flexible, friendly, enthusiastic, responsible, and caring;

• Excellent team working and collaborative skills;

• Good health conditions


The following general conditions apply:

- Working hours: maximum 34 hours/ week

- Working days: 6 days/ week (one full day off/ week)


+ 1.200 - 1600 USD/ month (before tax): salary decided based on competence, experience, commitment and working hours.

+ Transportation and accommodation are provided (bicycle or motorcycles);

+ Visa and other legal procedures costs: fully supported by the school;

+ Pick up from airport service, orientation and other necessary trainings before teaching;

+ On-going training and support for conferences and workshops participation;

+ Teaching materials (textbooks) are provided with syllabus; frequent sharing sessions and other professional development activities are provided;

+ Cultural tours around the areas are organized;

+ Vietnamese lessons are provided.


• A letter of personal interest

• A copy of CV/resume

• Copies of related degrees/certificates including TESOL, CELTA or TEFL;

• Proof of teaching experience (if available)

• Other testimonials and/or credentials related


• Health certificate

• Certified copies of all degrees and certificates

• Teaching experience verification (from former employers)

• A copy of passport

• Judicial Record (Police Clearance)


Candidates are requested to submit his/her required documents via email to the address given on the job heading.

Follow-up interviews will be arranged accordingly and announced by email within 1 week of application.